Friday, December 08, 2017

KATV Tops in November Ratings Book

KATV/Channel 7/Little Rock dominated the November ratings.  According to a KATV press release, the station was tops in all time periods. Below is the break down according to Commscore:

KATV- 3.09 rating
KTHV- 2.53 rating
KARK- 1.88 rating

KATV- 5.67
KTHV- 4.43
KARK- 3.37

KATV- 8.85
KTHV- 5.36
KARK- 6.53

KATV- 11.26
KTHV- 5.39
KARK- 6.36

KATV- 8.09
KTHV- 5.41
KARK- 5.05

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

KATV Reporter Moving to Nashville, TN

KATV/Channel 7/Little Rock is losing a reporter/fill-in anchor.  Arkansas Online reports Elisabeth Armstrong is leaving Channel 7 for WZTV in Nashville, TN.  Armstrong had been at KATV since April 2016. 

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.