Posts Tagged ‘WPEC’

Kate Wentzel departs WTSP…

UPDATE: 03/20/17 – Kate Wentzel will be the new meteorologist at West Palm Beach’s WPEC.
03/07/17 – WTSP meteorologist Kate Wentzel announced that she is leaving the Tampa station.

Sources tell Florida News Center, that she is headed back to West Palm Beach. However, no specific station was identified.

She signed on with the station in September of 2011, coming from WPBF in West Palm Beach.

07

03 2017

Kathleen Walter to depart WPEC…

(edited from GossipExtra.com) – Longtime WPEC reporter Kathleen Walter is leaving the West Palm Beach station for a new gig in government.

A source inside West Palm Beach City Hall tells Gossip Extra that Walter is scheduled to start as the city’s communications director sometime next week.

Walter accepted the job last week after the city received more than 100 applications, including many from reporters desperate to exit from the dying local corporate media. Read the rest of this entry →

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12 2016

Israel Balderas departs WPEC…

(edited from TVSpy.com) – WPEC anchor and reporter Israel Balderas has hung up his IFB, leaving the West Palm Beach station to become a full-time professor of journalism and media law at Palm Beach Atlantic University.

“I’m looking forward to taking what I know and love into the classroom,” Balderas said. “The news business is at a crossroads, and inspiring the next generation of critical-thinking journalists to hold the powerful accountable, ask tough questions and question the answers – all while ignoring the cacophony of distractors – will be a blast.”….Cont….

02

12 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

Cory Pippin to WPMI…

Cory Pippin has joined Mobile/Pensacola’s WPMI as general assignment reporter.

Pippin comes from the same position at West Palm Beach’s WPEC.

Before WPEC he worked at WLKY in Louisville, KY and at WALA in Mobile/Pensacola. Read the rest of this entry →

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09 2016