KATV Sues Another LR Network After Hiring Former Reporter
Little Rock is becoming quite the city with media lawsuits. Arkansas Business.com reports KATV/Channel 7/Little Rock is sueing the Soul of the South Network for hiring former reporter Katherina Yancy. AB.com reports Yancy left her job at KATV April 1st. The article says the station met with Soul of the South executives concerning their hiring of Yancy. According to the lawsuit Soul of the South execs told KATV GM Mark Rose the reporter's return to KATV wasn't going to happen.
Yancy was under contract with KATV through January 2015. Seems KATV is anticipating her return as the station hasn't hired a reporter to replace her.