Posts Tagged ‘WPMI’

Chris Dunn named Chief Met at WPMI…

(edited from – Chris Dunn is the new Chief Meteorologist for Mobile/Pensacola’s WPMI. Dunn comes to Local 15 from KPHO-TV in Phoenix Arizona where he lead a 4-person weather department in the country’s 13th largest television market.

Chris will deliver the evening forecast weeknights on LOCAL15 News at 5pm, 6pm and 10pm and LOCAL15 News on UTV44 weeknights at 6:30pm and 9pm. Dunn will also lead Local 15’s coverage on its digital weather channel, Weather Nation. Read the rest of this entry →


09 2015

Bethany Anderson joins WPMI…

Bethany Anderson joins Mobile’s WPMI as the station’s newest reporter.

Anderosn comes from Nashville’s WKRN-TV, where she was also a reporter. Prior to WKRN, she worked for WTVY-TV, just up the road from WPMI in Dothan, AL.

//hattip to TV Radio SW Alabama


04 2015

Lauren Sarchiapone joins WPMI….

Lauren Sarchiapone has joined Mobile’s WPMI. She joins the station as a general reporter and multimedia journalist.

She comes to WPMI from KIDY/KXVA in San Angelo, TX where she was a reporter and multimedia journalist.

//hattip to Southwest Alabama TV & Radio


03 2015

New faces in Pensacola/Mobile…

Our friends at report on several new faces for the Pensacola/Mobile market.

Rudy Harper (left) joins WALA-TV as a general assignment reporter. Harper comes from KOAM-TV in Joplin, MO.

Paxton Boyd (right) joins WPMI-TV as the station’s new sports reporter. Boyd comes from KSWT-TV in Yuma, AZ, where he was the station’s sports director.



09 2014

Blake Brown departs WKRG, heads to WPMI…

Florida News Center has learned that WKRG reporter Blake Brown has left the Mobile station.

Brown went across the street to join WPMI, where he will also serve as reporter.

Brown joined WKRG in 2010 as a one-man-band reporter. Prior to working in television, he worked in radio and in print media.

//hattip to


07 2014