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Steve Rogers to lead WTVA

Heartland Media, LLC is pleased to announce that Steve Rogers has been named news director for WTVA, Heartland Media LLC’s television station in Tupelo. Since July, Rogers has been covering the Golden Triangle area of North Mississippi for WTVA. Prior to joining the station, Rogers held positions as interim news director, assistant news director and assignment editor with WCBI-TV in ...

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Tupelo revitalization project waiting for contract approval

TUPELO — An item on this week’s Tupelo City Council agenda could be a major step in revitalizing parts of West Jackson Street. WTVA TV reports the council will vote Tuesday whether to approve an engineering contract with Cook Coggins. Neighborhood Development Corporation President Duke Loden said it will be a step forward in the West Jackson Street Project. Once ...

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Heartland Media, MSouth Equity buying Tupelo TV station

TUPELO — Heartland Media, LLC and MSouth Equity Partners have agreed to acquire the assets of television station WTVA, the NBC and ABC affiliate in Tupelo, from WTVA Inc. Terms were not disclosed. The acquisition will expand Heartland’s holdings to five stations. Other stations are located in Utica, New York, and Eugene, Medford, and Klamath Falls, Oregon. All are ABC ...

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Links to tornado coverage from Weather Channel, WCBI and WTVA

Here are links to television coverage of the Thursday’s deadly tornado in East Mississippi. — Video of newcast from WCBI in Columbus showing damage left behind from the storm and an interview with a witness. — Weather Channel report on You Tube with analysis of Tony Sudduth’s tornado video from Prairie Point. — Story from WTVA in Tupelo, which includes ...

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