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Sign of the Sweeps: Longtime Memphis Met’s “Big Announcement” Falls Flat

In CBS, Editor's Desk, Memphis, NBC, Raycom, Tennessee, Weather on May 23, 2012 at 1:54 pm

Dave Brown (Courtesy: WMC-TV)

Memphis chief meteorologist Dave Brown has celebrated 50 years in broadcasting, 35 of which was spent at NBC affiliate WMC-TV. But why was his name trending on Twitter Tuesday night?

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Longtime Orlando Anchor Isn’t Going Anywhere Anytime Soon

In ABC, Florida, Orlando-Daytona Beach-Melbourne on March 2, 2011 at 4:15 pm

Bob Opsahl (Courtesy: WFTV)

He’s been at ABC Orlando affiiate WFTV since the late 1970s, and according to the Orlando Sentinel, Bob Opsahl will still be there next year.

From Florida blogger Hal Boedeker:

“He will be here in 2012. He’s not retiring,” Jordan added. “It’s premature to speculate about his retirement.”

Opsahl’s been quite a mainstay in Central Florida, having anchored at WFTV for the last thirty years.

More as this develops.