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Tampa Sports Anchor Gets Promotion, Extra Weekend Duties

In ABC, Florida, Promotions, Tampa-St. Petersburg on June 4, 2012 at 11:07 am

Andrew Luria (Courtesy: Twitter)

Weekends are about to get a bit busier for Andrew Luria.

In addition to his job as weekend sports anchor for Tampa ABC affiliate WFTS, Luria will also serve as the station’s weekend news anchor.

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Miami Sportscaster Gets Bumped Up To News Anchor

In Florida, Miami-Ft. Lauderdale, NBC, Promotions on May 21, 2012 at 2:27 pm

Adam Kuperstein (Courtesy: WTVJ-TV)

After six years as WTVJ-TV’s sports anchor and reporter, Adam Kuperstein has been moved to the anchor desk at the Miami NBC affiliate.

TV News Check reports Kuperstein joined co-anchor Jackie Nespral last week to anchor the 5, 6 and 11 p.m. newscasts.

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Dropping From Tampa to Ft. Myers: New Job Gives Florida Reporter More Airtime

In ABC, Florida, Ft. Myers-Naples, Hirings, Promotions, Tampa-St. Petersburg on February 22, 2012 at 4:30 am

Jeff Butera (Courtesy: WFTS)

Jeff Butera, a general assignment reporter at Tampa ABC affiliateWTFS-TV, is leaving the station because he’s gotten a promotion of sorts.

TVNewser reports Butera will be the new primary anchor at WZVN in Ft. Myers.

That higher-profile job comes at a price, though.

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Shreveport Anchor Gets Promoted To Mornings

In CBS, Louisiana, Promotions, Shreveport on February 22, 2012 at 2:02 am

Denise Middleton (Courtesy: KSLA)

Denise Middleton, an anchor with Shreveport, La., CBS affiliate KSLA, is being promoted to morning and noon anchor, her agency said this week.

TVNewser reports Middleton is represented by The NWT Group.

There’s no word yet on when the Texas native will make the shift.

Congratulations, Denise!