Wednesday, October 25, 2017

The Bill O'reilly Show Coming to Sinclair Stations?

Word has it Sinclair, yes the parent company of KATV/Channel 7/Little Rock, is in talks with Bill O'reilly for a gig that would put a show on all its affiliates.  It is reported Sinclair is considering a two hour block for his show..6 or 7pm.  The new show, if BO comes on board would air on all Sinclair stations.

Update: 11.01.2017

Sinclair CEO tells TV Newser Sinclair has no interest in hiring Bill O'reilly.  BUT Sinclair did admit BO approached Sinclair. 

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

A new face has appeared on the morning show of Little Rock's KTHV/Channel 11.  THV reporter/anchor Amanda Jaeger has been made a part of the morning show as of today.  Jaeger will continue as the anchor for the noon news at Channel 11.   One could say her promotion is in anticipation of Tom Brannon's retirement December 22.

Monday, October 09, 2017

Veteran KATV Sales Manager Moves to KTHV

Arkansas Business Online reports KTHV/Channel 11/Little Rock has hired Leigh Graham as its local sales manager. Graham had been local sales manager KATV/Channel 7 for the past 14 years. Graham had with KATV for 30 years.  

"THV11 has been a legend in the Little Rock Market for years, and I'm so excited to become a part of this great team," Graham said in a KTHV news release.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Brannon Responds to the Announcement He is Leaving Channel 11

KTHV/Channel 11/Little Rock Meteorologist Tom Brannon has released a statement about him leaving at the end of the year. Brannon posted the following on Facebook this morning:

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Longtime Little Rock Anchor, Meteorologist Announces Departure

Longtime KTHV/Channel 11/Little Rock anchor, meteorologist Tom Brannon has announced he will be leaving the station later this year.  Brannon has been with the Little Rock station since 1996 starting as the weekend meteorologist and weekday feature reporter.  Brannon later joined the“Today’s THV This Morning” team in 1998.  

Tom looks back at his career with pride, as does his THV11 family.  He said, “It has been a phenomenal almost 22 years. I have had the honor and privilege of working with some really special and talented people. I will miss the viewers and seeing my coworkers every day. Thank you for your love and support.

Brannon will be joining Ron Sherman Productions later this year where he will be operations director.