Posts Tagged ‘wala’

Media General to buy Meredith…

What does this mean for Florida…Media General owns WKRG CBS 5 & WFNA CW, while Meredith owns WALA FOX 10. Read on below…


(Edited from –¬†Media General this morning announced that it is acquiring Meredith Corp. in a cash and stock valued at approximately $2.4 billion.

The transaction, is expected to close by June 30, 2016. Read the rest of this entry →


09 2015

Even more news on WALA… readers in the Mobile market tell us that WALA-TV is adding even more news to its line-up.

Starting on August 24th, the station will debut a new 10:00 p.m. weekday newscast.

This will be the second new newscast for the station in less than a month. Read the rest of this entry →



08 2015

More news on WALA…

Viewers in the Mobile/Pensacola market will soon have more choices for local news on the weekends.

The station announced that it is adding weekend morning newscasts to its line-up.

The new morning shows will air 6 a.m. to 8 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays, starting on August 8th. Read the rest of this entry →



07 2015

Devan Coffaro joins WALA….

Devan Coffaro has been hired at Mobile/Penscola’s WALA. She will be the station’s newest reporter.

Coffaro comes to WALA straight out of the University of Central Florida and time spent interning at Orlando’s WOFL, WFTV and WKMG.

//hattip to Southern Alabama TV/Radio


06 2015

Comings and Goings….

Melissa Constanzer (left) joins Mobile’s WKRG-TV as the station’s new meteorologist.

She comes to the Mobile/Pensacola market from WJFW-TV in Central, MN.


Lee Peck (right) has also landed in the Mobile/Pensacola market, but at WALA-TV. He will be the station’s new reporter/anchor.

He comes to WALA from KPLC-TV in Lake Charles, LA where he was an evening anchor at the station.


06 2015