| Jan 2, 2015
| 11:13 AM
Fans of photo finishes, please take note: WESH-Channel 2 edged WFTV-Channel 9 at 4 p.m. in the December ratings.
Otherwise, it was a familiar story as ABC affiliate WFTV won nearly every other news time slot for the ratings period, which ended...
| Jan 6, 2015
| 10:18 AM
WESH-Channel 2 is adding Summer Knowles as a weekend evening co-anchor. She joins the station Jan. 26.
The station plans to announce her co-anchor soon.
She left CBS-owned WFOR in Miami last month. In a staff email Dec. 22, she wrote that that after 2...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 9:34 AM
WESH-Channel 2 has revealed the other anchor in its new weekend evening team: Iraq veteran Adrian Whitsett will join the NBC affiliate.
"Adrian's experiences as a Marine and as a seasoned journalist give him a unique point of view that will connect with...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 1:32 PM
Congratulations to WESH-Channel 2 anchor Meredith McDonough, who gave birth to a son early Sunday.
Via Twitter, she announced that Thomas Patrick weighed 8 pounds 14 ounces. "He is healthy and happy! Thank you for all the well wishes!" she tweeted.
| Nov 14, 2014
| 11:34 AM
Former WESH-Channel 2 anchor John O'Connor has some news for you: If you find yourself unexpectedly winded, having chest pains or feeling numbness in your arm, go to the doctor.
O'Connor, 58, did just that, and boy, is he ever happy he did.
On Nov. 5,...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 2:07 PM
NBC News is not carrying President Barack Obama's address on immigration tonight, but NBC affiliate WESH-Channel 2 will at 8 p.m.
"We think it's an important issue for the community," WESH General Manager Jim Carter said this afternoon.
WESH will join...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 8:58 AM
The station bio for WESH-Channel 2 sports anchor Larry Ridley reveals that he “loves politics and, most of all, breakfast foods -- you’ll find him all over Central Florida hanging out at the most popular local eateries.”
But now he&...
| Oct 28, 2014
| 1:41 PM
WESH-Channel 2 leads Central Florida TV stations in 2014 Emmy nominations for the Suncoast Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences.
WESH collected eight nominations while WFTV-Channel 9 and News 13 each earned six and WKMG-...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 11:43 AM
The October ratings story is kind of boring because it's familiar: WFTV-Channel 9 was the big winner. Of course, it's not boring to WFTV, which will happily promote its success. You have been warned.
The ABC affiliate ranked first with the 25-to-54...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 4:51 AM
WESH-Channel 2 will offer two debates next week.
The first will be a one-hour debate by the candidates for governor at 7 p.m. Tuesday. WKMG-Channel 6 is also airing that debate.
That event is being staged in Jacksonville and being hosted by CNN and...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 7:21 AM
The NFL was very good to Central Florida stations in September.
NBC affiliate WESH-Channel 2 was tops in prime time, behind four NFL games and "America's Got Talent." CBS affiliate WKMG-Channel 6, with Thursday NFL games and "Big Brother," ranked...