Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Northwest Arkansas Reporter Leaving...

This from the tip jar:

Heather Geller announced on Twitter that tonight was her last appearance as KFSM's sports reporter. She's headed to FOX23 in Tulsa.

Monday, May 23, 2016

Channel 11 Loses Weekend Anchor

From the tip jar:

Phil Buck's last broadcast as weekend anchor was Sunday, May 22.  I believe he is going to the Tampa/St.Pete market

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Former KATV Anchor/Arkansas Native Coming Home

Arkansas Business.com reports former KATV anchor Chris May is heading back to the station as anchor.  The announcement comes as KATV/Channel 7/Little Rock has been without a co-anchor for its evening newscasts since Scott Inman's departure in March.   

May left Little Rock in 1998 to become anchor in Boston then in Philadelphia.  KATV News Director Nick Genty told AB.com, "We're still working on exactly what Chris will be doing, but anchor is his obvious strength," Genty said. "I can say that we're very excited to have him back."

His first day on air will be August 1st.

Monday, May 16, 2016

ArkLaTex Anchor Leaving

This from the tip box:

KSLA's Charisse Gibson is heading Cincinnati in the coming weeks to anchor there.

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Little Rock Stations Add New Faces

TV Spy reports a couple of Little Rock stations have made new hires.

KTHV/Channel 11/Little Rock has hired Raven Richard as a weather anchor for its noon newscast.  She will also anchor the Saturday morning news. Raven grew up in Little Rock and interned twice at KATV/Channel 7.

KARK/KLRT/Channel 4/Channel 16/Little Rock has Caitlin Rearden as a reporter. Reardon comes to Little Rock from Spokane, Washington.