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Former Meridian Met Heads To Oregon For New Job

In ABC, Hirings, Meridian, Mississippi, Weather on May 15, 2012 at 1:46 pm
Megan Parry - WTOK

Megan Parry (Courtesy: Facebook)

Megan Parry, who’s worked as the weekend weather girl at WTOK-TV in Meridian, Miss., started a new job this month, trading the South for the West Coast.

Parry is now the new morning meteorologist at KDRV-TV in Medford, Ore, according to the station’s Facebook fan page.

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Ft. Myers Anchor Makes Leap to Missouri

In ABC, Florida, Ft. Myers-Naples, Hirings, NBC on March 19, 2012 at 8:55 am

Len Jennings (Courtesy: WBBH)

He’s been with WZVN and WBBH for more than a decade, but in May, anchor Len Jennings will be trading in that sun and surf for Missouri, a state many say hinges between Southern hospitality and Northern sensibility.

Jennings goes to ABC affiliate KMBC after anchoring newscasts for WZVN (the ABC affiliate in Ft. Myers) for nearly 10 years. He’s been a primary anchor on sister station and NBC affiliate WBBH for a year.

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Report: Two Florida TV Stations to Get New NDs

In Florida, Hirings, Jacksonville, NBC, Orlando-Daytona Beach-Melbourne, Promotions on January 13, 2011 at 8:31 am

Indiana-based firm Rick Gevers & Associates reports in its weekly newsletter that Stephen Chavarie will replace Sean McNamara as news director for Central Florida News 13 in Orlando. McNamara had been the ND at the cable news channel for the last four years.

Farther north in Jacksonville, WJXT-TV is gaining a news director as well. Kathryn Bonfield, currently assistant news director of content for WFLA-TV in Tampa, will replace Maureen Ruddy-Baker.