Posts Tagged ‘wftv’

Eboni Deon to WFTV…

TVSpy.com reports that Eboni Deon will join Orlando’s WFTV/WRDQ, as the station’s new weekend meteorologist. WFTV/WRDQ viewers may recognize her from her short stint at WFTV from 2012-2013.

Deon comes from WISH-TV, in Indianapolis. She joined that station in 2014. She has also worked at Al Jazeera America, The Weather Channel and CNN International.

30

11 2016

Orlando – November 2016 Ratings…

(from OrlandoSentinel.com) – The Orlando TV ratings for November underscore how competitive the market has become in local news as well as prime time.

Different stations could crow about wins with the 25-to-54 age group, which is most important to news advertisers. WFTV-Channel 9 was the clear favorite weekdays from 5 to 7 a.m. as well as 5 to 6:30 p.m., according to Nielsen ratings supplied to the Sentinel.

But WKMG-Channel 6 scored wide leads at noon and 11 p.m. in the ratings period that ended Wednesday.

WESH-Channel 2 eked out a victory over WFTV at 4 p.m.  Read the rest of this entry →

27

11 2016

LIVE EVENT: Hurricane Matthew TV Coverage…

10/08/2016 – LIVE has concluded

Click the links below to watching LIVE streaming coverage of Hurricane Matthew. Be safe Florida!

 

West Palm Beach

WPTV/WFLX                WPBF ABC 25               WPEC CBS 12

Orlando

WFTV ABC 9        WESH NBC 2         WKMG CBS 6          WOFL Fox 35

Miami

WSVN Fox 7          WPLG ABC 10          WTVJ NBC 6           WFOR CBS 4

Jacksonville

WJXT Ind 4             WTLV/WJXX              WJAX/WFOX

National

The Weather Channel             Weather Nation

06

10 2016

Kathy Belich is out at WFTV…

(from OrlandoSentinel.com) – Kathi Belich is gone after 24 years at Orlando’s WFTV.

The ABC affiliate sent out a message Friday afternoon that Belich, one of the most familiar TV reporters in the market, no longer works at the station.

The station had no comment about her departure. But the news was the talk of the local TV industry.

Her exit follows her flawed report on the husband of Aramis Ayala, who was elected Orange-Osceola state attorney on Tuesday and defeated incumbent Jeff Ashton. Read the rest of this entry →

05

09 2016

Sister stations help Orlando stations with coverage…

(edited from TVSpy.com) – Continuing coverage of the terrorist attack in Orlando has left local stations spread thin. Sister stations from around the country have been helping with the coverage.

Sources tell Florida News Center that staffs from cable outlet Bay News 9 in Tampa have been sent to Orlando to assist its sister News 13 with coverage. The stations already share resources and some staff.

Cox Media Group-owned WFTV: WJAX-WFOX in Jacksonville, WSB in Atlanta, WFXT in Boston and WHIO in Dayton and its Washington, D.C. bureau sent reporters, photographers and producers to help WFTV. Read the rest of this entry →

13

06 2016