No Coasting in Eastern Carolina

Malone, Michael
February 2015
Broadcasting & Cable;2/23/2015, Vol. 145 Issue 7, p26
Trade Publication
The article provides updates in the newscasting industry, citing the death of Skip Waters, longtime chief meteorologist at WCTI. Topics discussed include WITN's transfer to a new facility in 2013, the owners of various television (TV) stations in North Carolina including WITN, WCTI and WFXI, and the factors that helped WITN cover the market. A table showing newscast figures of Nielsen household ratings from November 2014 sweeps for Greenville-New Bern-Washington stations is also presented.


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