WXIA names Carol Fowler Director of Content

By Hannah Osborne TEGNA has named Carol Fowler director of content for its NBC affiliate, WXIA (11 Alive) Atlanta. Fowler’s role will take effect on Dec. 11; she will be reporting to WXIA’s recently appointed President and General Manager, Kristie Gonzales. Fowler spent the last five years with KSDK in St. Louis. As content strategist for…

WJBF 70th Anniversary

By Hannah Osborne WJBF was founded by Mr. J. B. Fuqua in November of 1953. This Thanksgiving, the station celebrates 70 incredible years of local broadcasting. “A big part of the success of WJBF has been the people that work here and have worked here.  We take great pride in making our community better and I…

Morse Diggs retires from FOX 5 Atlanta

By Hannah Osborne After 41 years with FOX 5 Atlanta, Atlanta Press Club Hall of Famer Morse Diggs is entering a well-deserved retirement.  Originally wielding a pen, Diggs began his career in Ohio, working for the Akron Beacon-Journal following his graduation from Amherst College in Massachusetts. He came to Atlanta to work for the Atlanta-Journal Constitution…