- The director of the promotions department for WALA-TV was cooking on today's edition of their local entertainment and lifestyle program (the name of this director was Kyle Claude; the name of the program was "Studio 10")
- The main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV (radio frequency channel 47-1/virtual channel 5-1) had the first edition of their new local 9:00 a.m. news program for Monday through Friday in its programming today (the name of the program was "WKRG News 5 at 9").*
- The first edition of the aforementioned news program had an "Around the Web and Around the World" segment** just like WKRG-TV's other local morning news program for Monday through Friday ("WKRG News 5 This Morning").**
**The other morning news program WKRG-TV usually had before the start of their new local 9:00 a.m. news program usually had two "Around the Web and Around the World" segments from Monday through Friday.