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News Director Out at Mississippi Station?

In CBS, Columbus-Tupelo-West Point-Houston, Mississippi, Moving On on April 4, 2012 at 9:49 am

Russ Geller (Courtesy: Twitter)

It’s usually not a vote of confidence when a job posting is listed for someone still working at a television station.

And while that happens at stations across the U.S. anyway because news directors need to fill that position before a reporter’s contract runs out, it usually doesn’t happen to the man in charge.

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Legendary Gainesville TV Personality Resigns Because of “Family Reasons”

In ABC, Florida, Gainesville, Leaving the Biz on April 2, 2012 at 10:21 am

Bob Williams (Courtesy: WCJB-TV)

Bob Williams, noon anchor and promotions manager with WCJB-TV, has resigned effective March 30.

The 56-year-old Williams told the Gainesville Sun his decision was not because of any problems at the station, but rather family issues that prompted the choice.

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KATV News Director Leaves; Third Station Exec to Quit in Less Than a Month

In ABC, Arkansas, Little Rock-Pine Bluff, Moving On on February 5, 2011 at 8:00 am

KATV

News director Randy Dixon says he’s moving on after 31 years with the Little Rock-Pine Bluff ABC affiliate.

He told the Arkansas Times the move was something he’d been thinking about “for a long time.”

The Arkansas industry news site ArkansasBusiness.com reported earlier this week that Dixon was not the first; KATV’s assistant news director and chief engineer also left this year.
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