Tagged: kfsm-tv channel 5

A Word From Sinclair, and Giggles from John Oliver

by Kyle Massey 7/17/2017 12:00 am

KATV's Chris Kane appearance in a video clip shown on HBO's “Last Week Tonight With John Oliver” illustrated a line that apparently bears repeating.

CACA Will Present Awards to Lisenne Rockefeller, Garrett Lewis

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/5/2017 12:07 pm

Children's Advocacy Centers of Arkansas will honor Lisenne Rockefeller as its 2017 Arkansas Woman of Inspiration at the nonprofit's annual dinner on Sept. 6 at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock.

Affiliations Shift Among Arkansas Stations Following Sinclair Deal

by Kyle Massey 5/22/2017 12:00 am

Sinclair Broadcast Group, which owns KATV in Little Rock, reached a deal a couple of weeks ago to acquire Tribune Media Co., owner of KFSM in Fort Smith, for close to $4 billion.

KNWA Adds Jennifer Penate to Morning Team

by Kyle Massey 4/3/2017 12:00 am

Jennifer Penate is a new morning anchor at KNWA and its sister station KFTA, broadcasting out of Fayetteville.

Krystle Sherrell Joins KFSM Channel 5

by Kyle Massey 8/1/2016 12:00 am

Arkansas native Krystle Sherrell has joined KFSM-TV, Channel 5, as a Fort Smith-based reporter. Sherrell grew up in Maumelle and graduated from Central High School before an award-winning broadcasting career at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville.

KFSM's Heather Geller Takes Off for Tulsa TV

by Kyle Massey 6/20/2016 12:00 am

Heather Geller, once a cheerleader at Sacramento State University before jumping to Oklahoma State, has now switched TV teams, leaving KFSM-TV, Channel 5, in Fayetteville, to continue her sports reporting career at KOKI-TV, Fox 23, in Tulsa.

Arkansas Business Power List 2016: Media & Marketing

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/21/2016 12:00 am

A media and marketing resource to help navigate the leadership of the largest Arkansas companies or institutions.

April Baker Takes on Mornings for KFSM

by Mark Carter 10/5/2015 12:00 am

April Baker is the new weekday morning anchor at KFSM, Channel 5, in Fort Smith/northwest Arkansas. She comes to Arkansas from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. KFSM, by the way, is looking into moving more of its operations to NWA.

KFSM Changing TV Faces In Northwest Arkansas

by Sean Beherec 8/10/2015 12:00 am

KFSM-TV, Channel 5, made some recent staffing shifts with the departure of the station’s sports director and managing editor.

KFSM-TV in Spotlight After Arrest, Order

by Sean Beherec 6/29/2015 12:00 am

The arrest of anchor Liza Danver and a judge’s contempt finding against Managing Editor Larry Henry that was resolved with a story assignment both grabbed headlines around the state and at national outlets, including Adweek’s “TV Spy.”

KFSM Channel 5 Adds Liza Danver as Weeknight Anchor

by Sean Beherec 6/1/2015 12:00 am

In the northwest part of the state, KFSM-TV, Channel 5, has added a new anchor, Liza Danver.

KFSM Replaces News Director Rick Bagley

by Sean Beherec 2/9/2015 12:00 am

Vice President and News Director Rick Bagley has left the station for KTRK-TV, an ABC affiliate in Houston. In his place, KFSM has hired Bill Cummings as news director

Relative Value (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 4/7/2014 12:00 am

Things that should be highly valued, in real dollar terms, often are not, and teaching is one of those things.