Posts Tagged ‘WPEC’

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….

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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

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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

WPTV photog mistaken for “ATM bandit”….

(edited from TVSpy.com) –  West Palm Beach CBS affiliate WPEC mistakenly identified WPTV chief photographer Eric Pasquarelli as an ATM bandit in a news open.

“Breaking news,” said WPEC anchor Eric Roby at the start of the Noon news as Pasquarelli walked into the shot. “The accused thief targeting the elderly at area ATMs just walked in front of our cameras, being taken away by police.”

While it was a bad timing, Facebook had a great time mistaken ID as posters had a good laugh at their newly minted ATM bandit friend.

 

13

05 2016

Lauren Hills to depart WPEC…

FTVLive.com reports that reporter Lauren Hills will depart West Palm Beach station in two weeks.

So far there is no word on where she is headed. She joined the station in November 2011. Her station bio page has already been wiped clean from Sinclair Broadcasting Group (the owner of WPEC) servers.

 

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01 2016