Saturday, May 26, 2018

News for Friday, May 25th, 2018

  • A certain part of the local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Thursday of the twenty-fourth day of this May ("Sound Off" for "FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to audio of a certain voice being used to say a certain word described as vulgar by a certain World Wide Web site related to a company specialized in dictionaries named Merriam-Webster.
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Monday of the twenty-first day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "Hopefully your barbecue plans for next weekend aren't ruined" and its other news presenter (Byron Day) saying, "We've got plenty of time; plenty of time" immediately afterwards after having a report related to weather from one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Jason Smith). 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Thursday of the twenty-fourth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had no audible sounds for a period of time that lasted between one second and five seconds before having a certain noise and audio of one of its news presenters (Mel Showers) saying, "A fourth fox attack reported in Baldwin County--the victim, a" (while having some graphics involving text of "JOE LOUIS PATRICK PARK"*)  before suddenly having music and a animated sequence involving text of "COMING UP", video of a certain person saying, "Well, if I see it, eh, I'm going to shoot it", and audio of its other news presenter (Rose Ann Haven) saying, "A fourth fox attack reported in Baldwin County--the victim, a dog" immediately afterwards (*note: the program appeared to have the news presenter named Mel Showers saying this before the aforementioned period of time: "Now a News 5 update, Daphne Police say the teenager wanted for a series of armed robberies has surrendered. Police say 18-year-old Leandre Ward robbed people on Joe Louis Patrick Park late last nigh").
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 12:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the twenty-third day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at Noon") appeared to have had video of a certain reporter not usually listed as a member of the news operation for WKRG-TV on a certain World Wide Web site related to them before then holding a microphone with a logo for their broadcast operation while appearing to report from a location separate from that of the news presenter for the program (note #1: the aforementioned presenter (Devon Walsh) appeared to had interacted with this reporter from the set of the program without mentioning whether the reporter was a member of WKRG-TV or not (note #2: the video of the reporter appeared to have had digital graphics with texts of "BREAKING NEWS", "PEYTON LOCICERO", and "COVERING TEXT" (note #3: the news presenter appeared to had said this before appearing to have had the report from the aforementioned reporter immediately afterwards: "Now breaking news: a standoff at a Destin hotel forced the evacuation of an entire floor. Luckily, no one was seriously injured; the suspect was taken into custody hours after the standoff started on Highway 98 -- and that is where we find Peyton Lucicero -- and Peyton, how did this standoff come to an end? (note #4: the presenter appeared to had said, "Thanks, Peyton" immediately after the report)))).
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Tuesday of the twenty-second day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m." appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "And FOX 10 News continues the fight for transparency when it comes to police body camera video; FOX 10 suing the city of Mobile because the police department refuses to release body cam video. Since the cameras are paid for by your tax dollars, we believe the video should be made public, but public safety director James Barber says the department doesn't have the resources to deal with public requests for the video. A judge is expected to make his ruling in that lawsuit in the coming weeks" while having graphics with texts of "TRIAL FOR TRANSPARENCY" and "IS BODY CAMERA VIDEO PUBLIC RECORD?" whereas the the local news program that appeared on the channel during the hour of 10:00 p.m. afterwards that day ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had a different news presenter (Byron Day) saying, "We are continuing the fight for transparency when it comes to police body camera video; FOX 10 is suing the city of Mobile because the police department refuses to release body cam video. Since the cameras are paid for by your tax dollars, we believe the video[s] should be made public, but public safety director James Barbour says the department doesn't have the resources to deal with public requests for video. A judge is expected to make his ruling in that lawsuit in the coming weeks"  while having graphics with texts of "TRIAL FOR TRANSPARENCY" and "IS BODY CAMERA VIDEO PUBLIC RECORD?" (note: the news presenter mentioned first also appeared to had been a news presenter for the second program mentioned (note #2: the other news presenter for the first program mentioned was named Bob Grip)).

Friday, May 25, 2018

News for Thursday, May 24th, 2018

  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the twenty-third day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Jason Smith) saying, "Ok, let's take a look at the situation around the northwest Caribbean sea headed for the gulf coast -- it could mess up our holiday weekend" at the beginning of a report related to weather. 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 6:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the twenty-third day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 6") appeared to have had video of various persons holding microphones (with logos for WKRG-TV, WALA-TV, and WPMI-TV) questioning a certain person being escorted into an automobile (note #1: the person they were questioning did not speak (note #2:  some Facebook pages related to WKRG-TV, WALA-TV , and WPMI-TV each appeared to have had live video of this occurrence separate from that of the program)). 
  • A certain TV program dedicated to entertainment and lifestyle that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 a.m. this Thursday ("Studio 10") appeared to have had one of its hosts (Joe Emer) saying, "So we're headed toward Memorial Day weekend here -- we want to tell you, um, tomorrow and Monday, we've got special editions of 'Studio 10' -- we've got a two-part series on the best of cooking, so we figure Memorial Day weekend, cooking, (Chasity Byrd (its other host): Mm-hmm) food, all that good stuff (Chasity Byrd: Why not) -- so yes, tomorrow and Monday you're going to see some of the best cooking segments we've had over the past couple of months here on 'Studio 10', so tune in for our special edition shows".
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 5:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the twenty-third day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Byron Day) saying, "The FOX 10 News investigative team obtained exclusive new details in a deadly deputy-involved shooting that has divided a rural county for three years. FOX 10 investigative reporter Kati Weis even obtained dramatic body cam video of this incident. She joins us now in the studio with a look into her very latest special report. Kati?" and one of its reporters (the "Kati Weis" mentioned by him) saying, "Well Byron, some people in Washington County questioned if that shooting should have been ruled as justified, so they came to us to investigate -- now I want to warn you, some of the images I'm about to show you are both graphic and disturbing. These are still images of the intense never-before-seen body camera video of the incident and tonight we'll play the video for you and break down the controversial events during and after the event took place -- those events concerning some family members", and "Now we will be only airing the body camera video once tonight at ten and we don't plan to air it again. This is a chilling special report you don't want to miss. It is called, 'Justified: A Deadly Decision'* tonight at ten p.m. right here on FOX 10 News. I hope that you will join me" immediately afterwards (*the local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. this Thursday ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had the news presenter named Byron Day saying, "We want to clarify a statement made during an investigative story regarding a deputy-involved shooting in Washington County -- the story aired last night during our ten o'clock newscast -- in that story, a reference was made about chief  deputy Ferrell Grimes dying three months after the incident. Grimes actually died eight months after the shooting -- we regret any confusion that this might had caused" before one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time). 

Thursday, May 24, 2018

News for Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 (amended)

(amendment note: the second paragraph below this sentence was updated)
  • The main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV appeared to have had installments of a certain news program of theirs that were part of its programming during the first half of the 10:00 p.m. on days other than Saturday and Sunday since the Monday of the fourteenth day of this May in which a certain member of their news operation (a sports reporter named Randy Patrick Setterstrom) who was usually one of the reporters for installments of it that were part of its programming on days other than Saturday and Sunday before that Monday during those times did not appear immediately after some reports of theirs related to weather immediately before their second breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time like the installments of it that were part of its programming on days other than Saturday and Saturday in that period of time before that Monday (update for Friday, May 25th, 2018: the installment of the program that appeared on the channel in the aforementioned period of time on the Thursday of the twenty-fourth day of this May appeared to have the reporter immediately before the second break of its broadcast for that period of time day that). 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the second half of the hour of 6:00 p.m. on the Tuesday of the twenty-second day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 6:30") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Rose Ann Haven) saying, "Plus, former Alabama chief justice Roy Moore speaks out about his failed senate run and allegations of sexual misconduct in an interview you will only see on News 5" within five seconds of one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time that day and other news presenter (Mel Showers) saying, "And now a story you will see only on News 5 tonight: for the first time since the two thousand seventeen special U. S. Senate race, Judge Roy Moore made a rare appearance to a group of republicans in Montgomery, and he spoke exclusively to our state capital bureau reporter Rashad Hudson" before appearing to have had a certain video involving texts of "JUDGE ROY MOORE", "FORMER CHIEF JUDGE", "ROY MOORE SPEAKS ABOUT FAILED SENATE RUN" and "COVERING ALABAMA POLITICS" immediately after that break.  
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Tuesday of the twenty-second day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 10:00") appeared to have had some video involving audio of one of its reporters (a news reporter named Cody Long) saying, "Our Nexstar sister station WMBB was on air doing a live interview when the shots were fired and we talked to reporter Megan Myers about those tense moments", video of a certain person involving graphics with texts of "BREAKING NEWS", "MEGAN MYERS", and "MULTIMEDIA JOURNALIST, WMBB-TV"; audio of one of its news presenters (Rose Ann Haven) saying, "She has stolen our hearts here at News 5 and now many of your are following Baby Destiny's journey on line. Her story next in a very special report" over some video involving graphics with texts of "COMING UP" and "DESTINY'S SMILE" before one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time that day; and a certain video involving text of "SPECIAL REPORT: DESTINY'S SMILE" for a certain report involving words such as "Destiny" and "smile" (*note #1: Nexstar was the name of a holding company for WKRG-TV (note #2: "WMBB" was the name of another TV station for this company)). 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 5:00 p.m. on the Tuesday of the twenty-second day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Byron Day) saying, "All right, Steve, thanks very much. Good idea. Maybe -- especially at the gas pump -- give that card reader a good yank to see if that's really the real deal" after having a certain report from one of its reporters (Steve Alexander Ozenovich); its other news presenter (Lenise Ligon) saying, "Oh my goodness. Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano continuing to erupt -- the lava continues to spread throughout the island. You are taking a live look at that volcano spewing right now"  immediately after one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time that day, and, "Isn't that nice? The sun trying to peak through -- a little bit? We'll be right back" immediately before one of those breaks; and one of its other reporters (a weather reporter named Jason Smith) saying, "The bottom line is we get rain -- the GFS scenario not quite as wet; the European showing we could get a foot of rain, which is ridiculous for a holiday weekend" for a part of it related to weather" after that break; the news presenter mentioned first in this paragraph saying, "You are such a buzz kill. You know that--", the reporter mentioned previously saying, "I know, I know, but, it's just a forecast. I have no control over it" immediately afterwards, and the news presenter mentioned second in this paragraph saying, "Harsh, Byron. We'll see you at nine" before appearing to laugh immediately afterwards.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

News for Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018

  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Monday of the twenty-first day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a news reporter for their news operation named Bryant Clerkley) ending one of its reports differently from the way its other reporters (other members of the operation) had ended some of its other reports (note: the one named Bryant Clerkley appeared to had said, "WKRG News" whereas the others (including one named Debbie Williams) each appeared to had said, "WKRG News 5" (or "WKRG News Five") for their own reports. 
  • The last part of the local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 7:00 a.m. on the Sunday of the twentieth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 7:00 a.m.") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Matt Barrentine) saying, "Here it is, folks: it's that pattern -- like I said, we are in the soup. We have a very humid air mass on top of us and it's just not going anywhere; there's really nothing to dry it out, so we'll continue to see some sort of the same deal day after day which is -- it's that pot -- that pots starts bubbling in the afternoon. We'll get those showers and thunderstorms rumbling about" while appearing to have had some graphics often used for parts of it related to weather in recent times (the graphics appeared to had involved texts of "OUTLOOK" and "STORMTRACKER" and images resembling clouds, suns, and rain).
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 5:00 p.m. on the Monday of the twenty-first day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had audio of one of its news presenters (Byron Day) saying this immediately after appearing to have had a certain report from one of its reporters (Shelby Myers): "Meanwhile, local protests continue. Demonstrators -- escorted by Saraland police, ironically -- marched through the town on Sunday demanding justice for Clemons; many of those protestors coming from other parts of the country to support her; they're calling for all charges against Clemons to be dropped and the firings of one of the officers involved in the arrest as well as the Waffle House employee who called the police the night of the incident. At the same time as this march, there was another group in support of Saraland police".
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Saturday of the nineteenth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a sports reporter named Robby Baker) saying, "If you ever find yourself laughing during my sportscasts like Jason here -- we'll drink some coffee tomorrow night -- join us for sports overtime (or "Sports Overtime") -- laughs are plentiful; good times always had" while having a certain graphic involving a logo for their broadcast operation and graphics resembling texts of "SPORTS OVERTIME" and "SUNDAY @ 10:35 PM" (note #1: the news presenter for the program was named Jason Carter (note #2: "Sports Overtime" was part of the name of a certain program of theirs related to sports ("WKRG Sports Overtime") was usually part of the programming of the channel on a regular basis in recent times (usually during the second half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on Sunday)).
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the second half of the hour of 6:00 p.m. on the Monday of the twenty-first day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 6:30") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Peter Albrecht) saying, "All right, speaking of LSU, one of the great all-time football players in SEC history has passed away and you found a pretty interesting connection to Mobile", one of its reporters, (a sports reporter named Randy Patrick Setterstrom) saying, "Yeah, I always seem to find a connection behind the story, but Billy Cannon died in his home state of Louisiana. He was quite a story on and off the field. Here's a little Cannon history as it relates to Mobile; he played at Ladd Stadium back in nineteen fifty-eight when LSU came to Mobile to open the nineteen fifty eight college season against...Alabama; it was the Crimson Tide's first game with a new head coach...Paul Bear Bryant. How about that. LSU won the game on a late Cannon touchdown. Uh, they went on to have a perfect season, won the national title -- the, uh, following year, in fifty-nine, Cannon won the Heisman trophy award, and this was also the game at Ladd Stadium when the tempora--temporary stand in the end zone collapsed; about fourteen hundred fans were in those stands and many of them were injured. And one more tidbit of history: my mother and father attended that game in fifty-eight and she was two months pregnant in fifty-eight with yours truly. I was born in fifty-nine in April" immediately afterwards, the news presenter saying, "So you were in vitro at the game" immediately afterwards, and the sports reporter saying, "I can hear the noise now" immediately afterwards.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

News for Monday, May 21st, 2018 (amended)

(amendment note: a note was added to the paragraph near the bottom of this report)
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Friday of the eighteenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "All right, it can be hard work; Mainous also says that pests that need be treated regularly if you want to keep your lawn healthy, or you can call Byron because he says he's pretty good at that stuff" and the other one (Byron Day) saying, "Oh no, no, no. I used to be pretty good at that stuff...(whispering) a long time ago" immediately after having a certain video involving a certain report involving the word "Mainous". 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 7:00 a.m. on the Sunday of the twentieth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 7:00 a.m.") appeared to have had a certain guest for one of its segments saying, "I believe the ticket prices are eight dollars for adults and, uh, four dollars for children -- under, uh -- down to age four. It's free for children younger than that" before having some graphics involving texts of "ADMISSION", "13+ $8", "5-12 $4", "4 AND UNDER FREE" between two and five seconds later with other without any explanation of the graphics or the aforementioned statements attributed to the guest immediately.  
  • The main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV appeared to had been without a certain animated sequence (involving a past logo for WKRG-TV) that was usually part of its programming within five seconds of it having had the beginnings of certain programs for a certain brand of programming ("The CBS Dream Team") from their main provider of network programming (the Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)) that were usually part of its programming on Saturday mornings in years past for at least some of the programs for the brand that were part of its programming on the Saturday of the nineteenth day of this May (note #1: some of the programs appeared to had been part of its programming within certain periods of time in which programs unrelated to the brand were usually part of it programming in recent times (the first and second halves of the hours of 11:00 a.m.) instead of the periods of time in which they were usually part of its programming on Saturday during those times (the first and second halves of the hours of 8:00 a.m. (note #2: the channel appeared to have had special programming from the provider unrelated to the brand during the first and second halves of the aforementioned hour for the aforementioned Saturday))).
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Saturday of the nineteenth day of this May appeared to have had its news presenter (Shelby Myers) saying, "It's good to see you" immediately after saying, "Hello everyone, I'm Shelby Myers. Thanks for watching FOX 10 News" near the beginning of the first part of it to appear on the channel in that period of time that day; appeared to have had her saying, "Hmm, a beautiful day of love at Windsor and all around the world" at the beginning of a report; appeared to have had her saying, "Just so beautiful" immediately after a certain video involving a certain report; appeared to have had her saying, "A wonderful morning for the FOX 10 shred event" at the beginning of one of its other reports (immediately after one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time day); and appeared to have had her saying, "All right, you know them; those annoying calls you aren't supposed to get if you're on the do-not-call registry; so how is it happening. Jeremy Finley covering the industry of selling your phone number" before having a certain video for a certain other report (note: it was not part of the program immediately after one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in the aforementioned period of time that Saturday). 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Saturday of the nineteenth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had its news presenter (Jason Carter) saying, "Well happening now, the Hangout Music Festival is bringing huge crowds to Gulf Shores. Everyone including organizers are really watching the weather. The fest--festival actually has a service that monitors the weather from the site; they get real-time measurements of thunderstorms including wind speed and lightning. The Hangout fest says safety has to come first, especially when dealing with huge crowds, but you don't have to have all that fancy technology when you got meteorologist Thomas Geboy" before appearing to have had a certain animated sequence with audio of an announcer saying, "Now, meteorologist Thomas Geboy, with your first alert storm team forecast" and video of a certain reporter saying, "Well if you head to the Hangout Music Festival again...tomorrow...chances are you probably going to need to keep up with the radar just in case. We're kind of stuck in a summertime pattern where we'll wake up with temperatures in the upper sixties and lower seventies and in Mobile we got to ninety degrees today; about five degrees above our typical average" immediately afterwards (note: the aforementioned reporter appeared to had been the one who usually said, "I'm meteorologist Thomas Geboy" in other parts of the program related to weather that were part of its programming before this and those of other local news programs that were part of its programming before this one in recent times). 

Monday, May 21, 2018

News for Sunday, May 20th, 2018

  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Friday of the eighteenth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Mel Showers) saying, "Breaking news: a second school shooting today in the U. S.; police say two have been shot at an Atlanta-area high school tonight; that according to CBS 46 in Atlanta. Now this story is still very new and it's still developing. We will continue to follow this story and soon as we get more information, we will pass that on to you right here on News 5, our Web site WKRG dot com, and on social media" without explaining the "CBS 46" part of it and its other news presenter (Rose Ann Haven) saying, "The first school shooting was this morning" immediately afterwards; one of its reporters (a news reporter named Jason Carter) saying, "It's this post which has caused a midtown man -- we're calling Allen -- which has caused him to keep his identity hidden. At first glance it appears harmless -- it's a Craigslist ad announcing an estate sale -- however, when you get past the items listed, you get to the inflammatory portion. It reads: given that this is a high end house and neighborhood, we will have to exclude this estate sale to Caucasians only. No African Africans or N-words allowed" for one of its reports whereas some of its video appeared to have had text of, "Given that this is a high end house and neighborhood, we will have to exclude this estate sale to Caucasians only. No African Africans/Negroes allowed"; one of its other reporters (a news reporter named Peter Albrecht), saying, "And the decapitation was only part of the horrible story", the news presenter mentioned previously (Rose Ann Haven) saying, "Coming up on News 5: What the community did to honor the life of a nine-year-old who died way too soon", and another one of its reporters (a sports reporter named Randy Patrick Setterstrom) saying, "Go get 'em, Robby" immediately after presenting a report regarding a certain "Robby Shelton" for a part of it related to sports.  
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Friday of the eighteenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "Breaking at nine: the student accused of killing ten people and wounding ten others inside a Texas high school this morning makes his first court appearance", its other news presenter (Byron Day) saying, "It is chilling to hear his voice" before appearing to have had them appearing to introduce their selves (Lenise Ligon: Hi there and thank you for looking in, tonight. I'm Lenise Ligon; Byron Day: I'm Byron Day. More innocent lives taken; once again we're talking about another school massacre) before appearing to have had the one mentioned first saying, "Yeah and it's really hard to wrap your mind around all of this", and the other one saying, "This is just stunning. We are not even a quarter of a way through the year and there have all ready been twenty-two school shootings. Recent reports claiming this based on criteria such as the number of people shot or if the shooting took place on school campus; the worst so far Parkland, Florida. [On] February fourteenth, seventeen students and staff [were] murdered at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School. Nineteen-year-old Nicholas Cruz is charged with those murders" and a certain video of a certain report involving phrases such as, "Police in front of local schools: something we've seen all too often recently" and, "Things were even scarier at Murphy High School" immediately afterward (note: the local news program that appeared on the channel during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. that day ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had the same news presenters presenting different versions of the statements attributed to them mentioned earlier in this paragraph (Lenise Ligon: Breaking news is first tonight; the student accused of killing ten people and wounding ten others inside a Texas high school this morning making his first court appearance; Byron Day: It is very chilling to hear his voice; Lenise Ligon: Hi there, everyone, I'm Lenise Ligon. Thank you for looking in; Byron Day: I'm Byron Day. More innocent lives taken and once again we're talking about another school massacre; Lenise Ligon: When you think about it, it's so hard to really wrap your mind around all of this). 

Sunday, May 20, 2018

News for Saturday, May 19th, 2018

  • A certain Facebook page related to WEAR-TV appeared to had been used by its administration to post a hyperlink to an certain article regarding a local news programs of theirs ("3 in the Morning") this Saturday. 
  • A certain Facebook page related to a certain radio program (for WNYC-FM and WNYC-AM in the city of New York in the state of New York and National Public Radio (NPR)) named "On the Media" appeared to had received a certain message involving the words "Mobile" and "Alabama" from its administration this Saturday. 
  • The main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV appeared to have had an episode of a certain TV program named "The Andy Griffith Show" that was not usually listed as being part of its programming plans for the hour of 2:00 a.m. by various guides to their programming in recent times during the second half of that hour this Saturday before appearing to have had special programming from their main provider of network programming (the Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS)) at the beginning of the hour of 3:00 a.m. for this Saturday.
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 a.m. this Saturday appeared to have its news presenter (Asha Staples) saying, "Head out to the Hank Aaron Stadium this morning -- not for baseball, but for our free shred event -- Steve Alexander is out at the Hank now with more on what you need to know. Good morning, Steve, things just kicked off about an hour and a half ago; what do folks need to know, uh, as far as restrictions on what they can and cannot bring today" immediately after one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time. 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Friday of the eighteenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Byron Day) saying, "About this time last night, things were still really popping around here" and one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Jason Smith) "I know, and tonight, totally different" next to him afterwards before appearing to had the news presenter saying, "Absolutely" immediately afterwards and the reporter saying, "Yeah, drier air coming in making a difference, but it's still humid at the surface" immediately afterwards before one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time that day (note: the part of the program that appeared on the channel after that break appeared to have the reporter saying, "Now last night, as Byron was talking about before the break, we had some bad storms at this hour last night, but tonight there's not much going on; one leftover batch of showers and storms up near Evergreen in Conecuh County -- and that's just about out of Conecuh County, too, and weakening fast, so the rain's just about out of here.").  

Saturday, May 19, 2018

News for Friday, May 18th, 2018

  • A certain Internet video stream (for an Internet video service named Livestream) that often appeared to have had local news programs for WALA-TV in recent time was often unavailable since the hour of 9:00 a.m. for the Thursday of the seventeenth day of this May. 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 6:00 p.m. this Friday ("WKRG News 5 at 6") appeared to have had a report regarding a certain member of the council for the city of Mobile in southwest Alabama (a certain Gina Gregory) involving phrases such as, "As a former journalist here at WKRG, she's not afraid to speak up".
  • A local TV program dedicated to entertainment and lifestyles that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WPMI-TV during the second half of the hour of 12:00 p.m. on the Thursday of the seventeenth day of this May ("Gulf Coast Today") appeared to have had one of its hosts (Jake Dunne) saying, "It's Thursday and it's time for our weekly update with Delta" while having a digital graphic with text of "Delta the Service Dog update" and its other host (Terra Reeves) saying, "Delta has been a busy girl learning her new trick and we caught it on video yesterday. So let's take a look; here it is" immediately afterwards. 
  • The broadcast channels for WKRG-TV (including their main broadcast channel and three digital sub-channels) each appeared to have had no programming for several minutes during the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. this Friday (note #1: a Facebook page related to WKRG-TV appeared to have had live video of a local news program of theirs that was usually part of the programming for the main channel during the first half of the hour of 12:00 p.m. from Monday through Friday in recent times ("WKRG News 5 at Noon") while the channel appeared to had been without any programming during that period of time this Friday (note #2: the video stream for the program appeared to have had a certain person discussing the stream itself during those breaks).
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the hour of 5:00 a.m. this Friday ("WKRG News 5 This Morning") appeared to have had a certain video involving audio of an announcer saying, "Tuesday on News 5: thousands have been following Baby Destiny -- News 5's Chad Petri and his family open up about their special-needs daughter and the medical issues she faces" and, "Tuesday at ten" with video of a certain person saying, "People with special needs need love" between the parts of it with those announcements at the beginning of one of its segments for its broadcast in that period of time this Friday (note: a video similar to the one that appeared on the channel appeared to had been uploaded onto a Facebook page related to a certain member of the news operation for WKRG-TV named Chad Petri afterwards this Friday).
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Saturday of the twelfth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had audio of its news presenter (Shelby Myers) saying, "Speaking of the safety for you and your family: a reminder that this is the time of the year when snakes are coming out, so you may find one right in your front yard", and "Truly an emotional story, and we want to offer our condolences for Pursley and his family at this time" for some of its reports (transcript of report: "And a special memorial was held today at Battleship Park to honor a former-legged hero; a service dog who was the first to be buried in a new section of the park with full military honors. His name is Hank. Hank was a combat dog. Vietnam War veteran Lloyd Pursley of Mobile adopted him last year. Hank developed cancer of the kidneys and lungs and died in March. He was an explosive detection dog who survived or served rather multiple tours in Kuwait. Pursley had been a combat tracker dog handler in Vietnam and he says this burial means a lot to him").

Friday, May 18, 2018

News for Thursday, May 17th, 2018

  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 5:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the sixteenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "So many good acts for the line-up this year -- you've got Chain Smokers, Kendrick Lamar -- ah, so much more, and we've got the information you you -- ah, you can see it on FOX10TV dot com or you can visit hangoutfest dot com" immediately after having a certain video for a certain report and some digital graphics with texts of "PREPARING FOR HANGOUT FEST" and "THIS WEEKEND/ROAD CLOSURES IN PLACE".
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 12:00 p.m. on the Tuesday of the fifteenth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at Noon") appeared to have had its news presenter (Devon Walsh) saying, "Well it's time now for our pet of the week and instead of featuring just one pet up for adoption, well we are featuring two because they're too adorable not to. Here is our visit to the Mobile SPCA" before having a certain video* involving digital graphics and texts of "MOBILE SPCA", "PET OF THE WEEK", "ADOPT 'SAUSAGE PETS' AT 251-633-3531" (*note: the copy of the video on the site for this hyperlink ("video*") was not a recording of the news program that had it).
  • A certain TV program for WALA-TV dedicated to entertainment and lifestyles that appeared on their main broadcast during the hour of 9:00 a.m. on the Wednesday of the sixteenth day of this May ("Studio 10") appeared to have had one of its hosts (Chasity Byrd) saying, "Speaking of beautiful -- oh, I love this lady, too -- the much anticipated summer edition of the Magnolia Journal just hit news stands. The lifestyle magazine features Chip and Joanna Gaines and as you may know, Joanna expecting her fifth child in July. Our parent company the Meredith Corporation had an exclusive interview with Joanna; she says the original cover for the issue was shot months ago, Michael, but due to Joanna's baby bump, they decided at the last minute to re-shoot", "The theme of the summer issue is curiosity. The Magnolia Journal is produced by FOX 10's parent company the Meredith Corporation. I, uh, I subscribe to this magazine", and, "I got my mom a gift to subscribe to the magazine -- so it comes to her house, too, as a gift" (note: "FOX 10" was a brand name for WALA-TV).  
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 5:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the sixteenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "It's officially up: the historical plaque marking the original site of WALA-TV, Mobile's oldest TV station"; its other news presenter saying (Byron Day) saying, "And you can see the plaque on the building at two ten (210) Government Street at the corner of Joachim. Hargrove Engineering now occupies that site, but all of us at WALA are honored to be part of the Mobile community and serving the community and surrounding areas for sixty-five years" immediately afterwards; some video involving two different plaques (one with texts of "WALA-TV, CHANNEL 10" and "MOBILE'S OLDEST OPERATING STATION" and one with texts of "HISTORIC PLAQUE COMMITTEE", "Bob Grip", "Kellie Jones", "Scott Flannigan", "Roland Fields", "Michael Strickler", "Victoria Pruitt", Guy Turnbow", "The Hargrove Companies", "The Hargrove Foundation", and "Dedicated May 5, 2018") while having that other news presenter; and the news presenter mentioned first saying, "It's pretty neat to see that there. Yeah" immediately afterwards.   

Thursday, May 17, 2018

News for Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

  • Some of the local news programming WKRG-TV had on their main broadcast channel this Wednesday appeared to have had some members of their news operation not ending reports with a phrase often used by them and other members of the operation for other reports that were part of its programming before this calendar week in recent times ("local coverage you can count on"). 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Tuesday of the fifteenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had audio of a certain voice being used to say, "Religious nuts in Alabama ought to get their head out of their" before having audio of a beep immediately afterwards for a part of it named "Sound Off". 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Tuesday of the fifteenth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had audio of one of its news presenters (Mel Showers) saying, "Our Birmingham station reached out to the Church of the Highlands for comment, but they said they've respectively declined" for one of its reports without ever explaining the "Our Birmingham station" part of what he appeared to had been saying. 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 12:00 p.m. this Wednesday ("WKRG News 5 at Noon") appeared to have had its news presenter (Devon Walsh) saying, "News 5's newest reporter Nicolette Schleisman joins us now live from the scene at Michael Boulevard -- and Nicolette, were there a lot of folks seriously injured in that crash?" before appearing to have had video of a certain reporter and some digital graphics involving texts of "BREAKING NEWS", "NICOLETTE SCHLEISMAN", and "COVERING MOBILE" (note #1: a certain World Wide Web site specialized in audio and video named YouTube appeared to have had some other videos related to WKRG-TV involving news presenters saying, "News 5's newest reporter Nicolette Schleisman" since the Tuesday of the fifteenth day of this May). 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Tuesday of the fifteenth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Rose Ann Haven) saying, "A crime spree lasted ten days and traveled through four states -- Blake Fitzgerald and Brittany Harper were dubbed Bonnie and Clyde back in two thousand sixteen -- he would be killed in a shootout with police -- she survived to face the consequences for the couple's crimes -- today she pleaded for her crimes in Alabama and she was sentenced -- News 5's Debbie Williams covered the story back and joins us now live -- and Debbie this was a crime spree the entire country watched" and a video of a report with details similar to some of those statements (note: the report began with these words: "A ten-day crimes spree ended violently on a cold February ninth in Milton, Florida"). 
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Tuesday of the fifteenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Byron Day) saying, "Also from us tonight: shades of Ferris Bueller's day off: A California high-school student dupes his teachers into helping him hack into the school computer system to change his grades. Here's the story" before having video of a certain report with details similar to those of the report he appeared to had been presenting (note #1: there was no mention of the narrator of the video or any mention of whether the video was originally produced for the news operation at WALA-TV or not (note #2: the local news program that appeared on the channel during the hour of 9:00 p.m. that day appeared to have had the aforementioned news presenter saying, "Lenise, this story will make Ferris Bueller very proud: a California kid successfully hacked his way into his school's computer system to change his grades. We'll tell you just how he did it and why the secret service got involved. That story and much more when I join you and Lenise for 'FOX 10 News" for ten. Guys" (note #3: one of the news presenters for the program that appeared on the channel during the hour of 9:00 p.m. was named Lenise Ligon (the other one was named Bob Grip)))).

    Wednesday, May 16, 2018

    News for Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 5:00 p.m. on the Sunday of the thirteenth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 5") appeared to have had live video of a round thermostat being placed inside an automobile and some other live video of it on its own inside the automobile for at least one other part of its appearance on the channel afterwards.
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 5:00 p.m. on the Monday of the fourteenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "Well Hawaii just cannot catch a break; a new fissure is sending gases and lava exploding into the air" and, "Oh, wow" for a discussion of a certain subject with its other news presenter (note: the other news presenter (Byron Day) appeared to had said, "Wow" at the end of the discussion).
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Monday of the fourteenth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its reporters (Peter Albrecht) saying, "Now our Alan Sealls was on assignment when he came across the flames and jumped on Facebook Live -- more than twenty thousand of you watched from his excellent vantage point -- so when breaking news happens, turn to News 5 for coverage you can count on. Peter Albrecht, News 5" for one of its reports. 
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m on the Sunday of the thirteenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 7:00 a.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Shelby Myers) saying, "Ok, can you call that work because Jason just enjoys it too much" immediately after having a certain video involving a graphic resembling text of "FOX 10 Outdoors with Jason Smith", its other news presenter (Lee Peck) saying, "Getting it done and having fun at the same time" immediately afterwards, and the one mentioned earlier saying, "That's right" immediately afterwards. 
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m on the Monday of the fourteenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 10") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "Another scary explosion in west Mobile less than a month ago" and one of its reporters (a news reporter named Alexa Knowles) saying, "Most of you probably recognize this man, Lam Luong, he's one of the most notorious killers on Alabama's death row" before appearing to have had a certain video involving narratives such as, "It's a name that sends a chill down the spines of those along the gulf coast who watched the horror unfold in two thousand eight: "Lam Luong threw his his four children off the Dauphin Island Bridge one by one", "the gut wrenching search for their bodies went on for two weeks", "a convicted child killer", "a year after that horrific crime", "staggering numbers", "revolving door of inmates" and "another murder that shocked the port city" immediately afterwards (note: the reports were not broadcast in this order).
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the last five minutes of the first half of the hour of 7:00 a.m. for this Wednesday and the on the Tuesday of the fifteenth day of this May appeared to have had a certain member of their news operation (a news presenter named Bill Riales) saying the phrase,"Our radio partner in Atmore" for one of its reports without explaining the phrase itself whereas a certain World Wide Web site related to WKRG-TV appeared to have had an article similar to it in which a certain "radio partner" was described as "WGYJ-FM in Atmore" (note: a certain part of a certain World Wide Web site related to the Federal Communications Commission (the FCC) appeared to have had some details of there having been a radio station named WGYJ-LP licensed to city of Atmore in the state of Alabama (update for Wednesday, May 16th: the local news program that appeared on the channel during the same period of time this Wednesday appeared to have had the same member saying, "Our Atmore radio partner" for a report similar to the one mentioned near the beginning of this paragraph whereas the World Wide Web site appeared to have had an article similar to it in which a certain "radio partner" appeared to had been described as "News 5 radio partner WGYJ in Atmore" (note: the article was displaced by a different version of itself without the description)).

    Tuesday, May 15, 2018

    News for Monday, May 14th, 2018

    • The main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV appeared to had been used to broadcast some special news programming of theirs instead of the programs that usually appeared to had been part of its programming during the hour of 11:00 a.m. and the first half of the hour of 12:00 p.m. between Monday and Friday in recent times ("The Young and the Restless" for the hour of 11:00 a.m.; "WKRG News 5 at Noon" for the first half of the hour of 12:00 p.m.) during those very times this Monday. 
    • A certain Facebook page related to a national TV programming service named Antenna TV appeared to had been used by its administration to post a certain message involving text of "Pensacola, FL / Mobile, AL market" and a graphic involving text of "WPAN 40.1" on the Thursday of the third day of this May (note: a certain part of a certain World Wide Web site related to the service appeared to have had the letters "WPAN" listed in reference to the name of a station affiliated with it for the aforementioned market by this Monday).
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m on the Sunday of the thirteenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Shelby Myers) saying, "Ah, the Saturday morning sounds of rumbling mowers is the background noise of our warmer months"  and its other news presenter (Lee Peck) saying, "That's true, but did you know how you cut your grass could mean--could make a big difference in the lush lawn or crunchy or a dead mess -- we have all seen those lawns, but in this week's modern living, meteorologist Matt Barrentine talks with an pro about keeping your lawn green. Take a look" immediately afterwards before having a certain video involving a certain digital graphic with text of "MODERN LIVING" immediately afterwards.   
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Saturday of the twelfth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had audio of its news presenter (Shelby Myers) saying, "You have a chance to protect your children right on the roads. This Wednesday right here at FOX 10 studio we invite you to join us for our free car seat safety event. Did you know that more than ninety percent of children may be in danger when you're driving? It's because of incorrectly installed car seats, but putting in a car seat is not as easy as it may seem. Courtney Thomson is a neonatal intensive care unit parent educator at USA Children's and Women's Hospital. She's also a licensed car seat inspector. She regularly checks seats and fixes problems. She says there are all kinds of things that can go wrong when installing a car seat" and, "So make sure you're doing your part. Our car seat safety event starts at seven. Just pull your car into our parking lot and Courtney and other licensed car inspectors will make sure your car seats is safe. We hope to see you here Wednesday morning" for one of its reports. 
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Sunday of the thirteenth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Thomas Geboy) saying, "Good evening, gulf coast, and happy Mother's Day. Happy Mother's Day to my mom and also to my grandmother. Hope you guys had a fantastic day and hope all the moms out there had a fantastic day as well. If you walked outside this afternoon -- I said it early -- you probably walked back in" for a certain part of it related to weather (note: the aforementioned part at the beginning of its broadcast); and, "Jason said he had to get yard work done" for a certain other part of it related to weather ("As we go through the next twelve hours -- we only bottom out in the upper sixties for lows tonight -- and then by ten o'clock in the morning -- Jason said he had to get yard work done -- I'm saying by ten o'clock in the morning, we'll see temperatures in the middle eighties. It is going to be a warm day for tomorrow" (note: the name of the news presenter for the program was Jason Carter)). 

    Monday, May 14, 2018

    News for Sunday, May 13th, 2018

    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Thursday of the tenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "A special story just in time for Mother's Day -- it's a holiday that can be difficult for moms serving time at Alabama prisons" and its other news presenter (Bob Grip) saying, "But a Baldwin County mom is doing what she can to ease the pain the rest of the year" for one of its reports.
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Thursday of the tenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Byron Day) saying, "Listen to this: an incredible catch at sea by the United States Coast Guard; they'd hauled in six tons of cocaine -- street value: close to two hundred million dollars. Here's more on that story" before having a certain video of a certain report immediately afterwards. 
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 7:00 a.m this Sunday ("FOX 10 News at 7:00 a.m.") appeared to have had its news presenter (Asha Staples) saying, "We here at FOX 10 want to wish all the mothers out there happy Mother's Day, especially to our moms who raised us to be the people we are today. Here's a special thank you a few of us put together for our moms this morning. We love you." before having a certain video involving graphics resembling texts of the words "happy mother's day" immediately afterwards.   
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Saturday of the twelfth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had its news presenter (Jason Carter) saying, "Such a cool story..." immediately after having a certain video for one its reports; audio of its weather reporter (a weather reporter named Thomas Geboy) saying, "I thought it was an awesome timelapse and wanted to make sure we'd share it with you guys" while having a certain video for a part of it related to weather; and some video of the reporter saying, "As we go into Mother's Day -- happy Mother's Day out there to my mother, to my grandmother -- we'll say happy mothers day once again tomorrow, but you can never say it enough as far as I'm concerned" for the same part. 
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 6:00 p.m. on the Saturday of the twelfth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 6") appeared to have had a certain member of their news operation who was not usually part of its broadcasts for this period of time on Saturday in recent times (a sports reporter named Randy Patrick Setterstrom (note #1: the installment of the program that appeared on the channel in that period of time that Saturday appeared to have had its news presenter (Jason Carter) saying, "And we have a special treat on this Saturday: sports director Randy Patrick in for Robby Baker" and the reporter saying, "Yeah, doing a little bit overtime joining you and I'm looking forward to joining you for some more overtime tomorrow night -- tomorrow night at ten thirty-five on 'WKRG Sports Overtime' " immediately afterwards (note #2: "WKRG Sports Overtime" was the name of a TV program of theirs related to sports))). 
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 12:00 p.m. on the Thursday of the tenth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at Noon") appeared to have had its some digital graphics involving texts of  "DR. RICHARD SNELLGROVE FACES 240 YEARS IN PRISON" and "TRIAL BEGINS TOMORROW IN 3 DOORS DOWN GUITARIST DEATH" while having its news presenter (Devon Walsh) presenting a report involving some of their details ("It's been two years since the death of Matthew Roberts, the former guitarist for the band 3 Doors Down. Tomorrow, a pain doctor from Fairhope is going on trial for Roberts' death. Doctor Richard Snellgrove is accused of improperly prescribing fentanyl and other opioids to Robert -- Roberts -- Snellgrove could face over two hundred years in prison and over two million dollars in fines if convicted. Roberts died in August of twenty sixteen from an overdose in a hotel lobby in Wisconsin ).

    Sunday, May 13, 2018

    News for Saturday, May 12th, 2018

    • The main broadcast channel for WFNA-TV appeared to had the same theatrical movie that appeared to had been part of its programming for the hours of 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. for previous Saturday (the one for the fifth day of this May) during the ones for this Saturday (note: the name of the movie was "Shrek 2").
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 6:00 p.m. on the Friday of the eleventh day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 6") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Mel Showers) saying, "As we first told you yesterday at six o'clock" and a report involving the words, "It's the world we live in these days: you swipe your card all the time, it's an easy way to pay, but you have to be careful".
    • Some of the local news programming WKRG-TV had on their main broadcast channel earlier this May occasionally had a certain weather reporter for their news operation named Alan Sealls saying, "The spirit of seventy-six" for parts of it related to weather (for example: the local news program that appeared on the channel during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Friday of the twelfth day of this May appeared to have had the reporter saying it as part of this sentence: "Right now we're at the spirit of seventy-six in downtown Mobile -- seventy-six degrees").
    • One of the digital sub-channels for WEAR-TV appeared to have had been used to broadcast a certain group of programs for a certain brand of programming (named "KidsClick") that often appeared to had been used in the programming of the main programming feed for their companion station (WFGX-TV) for other periods of time on a daily basis in recent times instead of any programming for a national TV programming service that usually appeared to had been part of its own programming feed on a continuous basis during those times (named TBD) during the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m. for this Saturday (update for Sunday, May 13th: the sub-channel appeared to have had a group of programs for the same brand of programming during the hours of 6:00 a.m., 7:00 a.m., 8:00 a.m. for this Sunday (note: WEAR-TV and WFGX-TV were related to each other by ownership)). 
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the second half of the hour of 6:00 p.m. on the Friday of the eleventh day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 6:30") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a sports reporter named Randy Patrick Setterstrom) saying, "We had an e-mail, uh, sent to us suggesting we're going overboard reporting on private school success in high-school athletics from the Mobile area, but let's just face it; the private schools do a lot better in spring sports -- in fact all of our private schools that was teams that we have been reporting on -- almost exclusively all private schools in baseball and soccer, but that's not the case when you run from August to May" and, "Overall public schools win far more championships in the state of Alabama than private schools" to one of its other reporters a news reporter named Peter Albrecht)).
    • The last parts of the local news programs that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 7:00 a.m. and the hour of 9:00 p.m. this Saturday ("FOX 10 News at 7:00 a.m." and "FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m." respectively) each appeared to have had a certain graphic involving texts of "PROGRAMMING NOTE", "SATURDAY, MAY 19", "ROYAL WEDDING 6AM - 8AM", and "FOX 10 NEWS 8AM - 10AM" while having audio of their respective news presenters (Asha Staples and Shelby Myers) presenting a report involving some of its details immediately after presenting other reports involving the words "royal wedding" in a consecutive way after one of their respective breaks from appearing on the channel in their respective periods of time this Saturday (note #1: the first program mentioned appeared to have the news presenter named Asha Staples saying this while having the aforementioned graphic: "Again, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle  are set to tie the knot in Windsor next Saturday, May nineteenth, and you're invited to watch. It will be aired right here on FOX 10 from six a.m. until eight a.m. So that means our newscasts will air a little bit later than usual on that day. Our newscast will air in its entirety immediately following the royal wedding from eight a.m. to ten a.m. next Saturday; so be sure to keep that in mind and we'll, of course, remind you as we get closer." (note #2: the first program mentioned appeared to have had this conversation between the aforementioned Asha Staples and one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Matt Barrentine) immediately after having the aforementioned report: Asha Staples: Are you excited? Matt Barrentine: Why if I did not know that I'd be happy to know we'd be on later next Saturday. Asha Staples: (laughs). Matt Barrentine: I just found out. Asha Staples: "We just got the e-mail yesterday. Matt Barrentine: Well, ok, Well I do, too [unintelligible]. Asha Staples: (laughs). Matt Barrentine All right, let's go check up on your forecast -- I do keep up with that (note #3: the second program mentioned appeared to have had the news presenter named Shelby Myers saying this while having the aforementioned graphic: "Now again, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are set to tie the knot in Windsor next Saturday, May nineteenth, and you're invited to watch. It'll air right here on FOX 10 from six a.m. until eight a.m. So that means our news will air a little later than usual. We'll come to you on air immediately after the royal wedding. We'll be on from eight a.m. to ten a.m. next Saturday, but we'll be sure to remind you again as its gets closer. (note #4: the second program mentioned appeared to have had this conversation between the aforementioned Shelby Myers and the aforementioned Matt Barrentine immediately after having the aforementioned report: Shelby Myers: Uh, I'm interested, I'm going to watch. I figure -- at least record it. Matt Barrentine: Well I'll be here getting the forecast for you. Shelby Myers: So you'll be here anyways. Matt Barrentine: I'll catch some of it for sure.)))). 

    Saturday, May 12, 2018

    News for Friday, May 11th, 2018

    • A Facebook page related to WKRG-TV appeared to have had been used by its administration to stream live video of a member of their news operation (Joseph Blake (J. B.) Biunno) discussing a certain type of initiative of theirs this Friday (note: the page appeared to have had been used by its administration to post a message with details similar to those of the discussion with the video itself). 
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 5:00 p.m. on the Thursday of the tenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had a report concerning a certain "post" involving these words: "This post reading quote, two sure-fire ways to know something doesn't below to you -- it's on someone else's porch and your dog gives you the look. The post also reads quote, notice the disdain in the dog's eyes". 
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Thursday of the tenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had video of a certain report involving the name of a certain reporter (named Lauren Kravitz) for a certain TV station located in the state of Texas related to WKRG-TV and WFNA-TV by ownership and part of the name of the station of itself ("KXAN" for KXAN-TV).
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m.on the Wednesday of the ninth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had some live video of one of its reporters (a news reporter named Bryant Clerkley) being broadcast without sound immediately after appearing to have had one of its news presenters (Mel Showers) speaking to him from a location separate from his before suddenly having some other video with audio before appearing to had some other live video of the same reporter being broadcast with audio.
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Thursday of the tenth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Bob Grip) saying, "This is an incredibly heart-warming story coming up: an eighteen-year-old set out to find the woman who made her life possible by donating a egg -- she did just that and the two are now closer than ever. That story coming up" immediately before one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time that day before appearing to have had the other one (Lenise Ligon) saying, "An eighteen-year-old student of southern California set out on a mission to find a woman who made her life possible by donating an egg -- it took some time, but she did just that, and now the two have a bond. Here's the story" immediately after that break before having a video of a certain report with details similar to what they appeared to had been saying immediately afterwards (note #1: it also appeared to have had one of them (the one named Lenise Ligon) saying, "Well, how about that" and the other one saying, "Wow! What a find! great find!" immediately afterwards  (note #2: neither one of them appeared to had made any reference to the narrator of the video (note #3: the video itself appeared to have no reference to the narrator also))).

    Friday, May 11, 2018

    News for Thursday, May 10th, 2018

    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 5:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the ninth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 5") appeared to have had audio of one of its news presenters (Devon Walsh) saying, "Coming up, pollen so dense that it explodes off a tree. After the break the video that's been shared tens of thousands of times and is Peter's worst nightmare" and audio of a certain Peter who was its other news presenter (Peter Albrecht) laughing with her immediately afterwards. .
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the ninth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had audio of one of its news presenters (Byron Day) saying, "Well the master plan has been approved -- and Lenise -- just go ahead and read that one" while having video of a certain "Lenise" who was its other news presenter (Lenise Ligon) before appearing to have had audio of her saying, "We have information on a plan for the Causeway project in Spanish Fort; how the city's going to pay for it -- we've got the details for you next" while having some video without either one of them immediately afterwards (note: the video appeared above some graphics resembling text of "COMING UP").
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the ninth day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Rose Ann Haven) saying, "That's right, y'all" for one of its reports immediately after appearing to have had video of a certain other person (unidentified by the program) saying, "We are opening up a famed--a famed Paula Deen Family Kitchen there, y'all, in Foley, Alabama" and an animated sequence involving graphics resembling text of "OUR ECONOMY" with audio of the news presenter mentioned earlier, "Turning now to our economy" (the full report: "That's right, y'all: you'll soon be able to taste recipes hand-picked by world famous cooking celebrity Paula Deen -- her new restaurant and retail store is coming to OAWA -- the opening date has not been announced -- this will be Deen's sixth restaurant in the south.").
    • Some of the local news programming WALA-TV had on their main broadcast channel in recent times occasionally appeared to have had certain members of their news operation (Byron Day and Lenise Ligon) each saying a different name for their news operation ("FOX News 10" by the one named Byron Day; "FOX News" by the one named Lenise Ligon)  instead of the one often used by other members of the operation during those times ("FOX 10 News" (note: the local news program that appeared on the channel during the hour of 5:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the ninth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") had each of them saying the aforementioned names attributed to them earlier today whereas the local news program that appeared on the channel during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. that day ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one named Byron Day saying  both "FOX News 10" and "FOX 10 News" for one of its presentations).
    • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the ninth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to had audio of a certain announcer saying, "You're watching Alabama's station of the year -- committed to you, this is FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m." and, "You're watching Alabama's station of the year -- committed to you -- FOX 10 News" with video of a certain object involving text of the words "Station of the Year" (along with texts of "Alabama Broadcasters Association", "ABBY 2018", and "WALA-TV" appearing beside some digital graphics resembling those words (note: a certain World Wide Web site related to a certain organization named the Alabama Broadcasters Association appeared to have had this text regarding WALA-TV and a certain awards program related to the association by then: "Broadcast professionals from across Alabama attended the twelfth annual Alabama Broadcasters Association’s  'Best in Broadcasting Awards', otherwise known as the ABBYs, on Saturday, March 24th at the Hyatt Regency in Hoover.  A record number of entries were received and the number of stations participating increased once again.  WXFL-FM of Florence was named Radio Station of the Year and WALA-TV of Mobile received the TV Station of the Year honor.").

    Thursday, May 10, 2018

    News for Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

      (amendment note: the first five words in the first paragraph near the top of the previous report for this weblog ("News for Tuesday, May 8th, 2018") were changed into a hyperlink after its initial publication)
      • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 5:00 p.m. on the Monday of the seventh day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "The nightmare continuing in Hawaii for residents in the path of Kilauea" for one of its reports. 
      • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Saturday of the fifth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had its news presenter (Shelby Myers) saying, "Just extremely emotional, there" immediately after having video of a certain interview, her appearing to had said, "So cute" immediately after presenting a certain report pertaining to news, and, "Thankfully, no one was hurt" near the end of a certain presentation of hers related to news.   
      • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Sunday of the sixth day of this May ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Matt Barrentine) saying the phrase, "Crazy stuff" for a report of a quake in the Gulf of Mexico, and the phrase, "Sticky junk" while discussing "dew points" (or humidity) for a report related to weather, one of its news presenters (Lee Peck) saying the phrase,"A local hero" in reference to a certain being , and both his self and another news presenter (Shelby Myers) saying, "Happy birthday" in a discussion of a report of a celebration for the aforementioned being involving the word "birthday". 
      • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first half of the hour of 6:00 p.m. on the Monday of the seventh day of this May ("WKRG News 5 at 6") appeared to have its news presenters (Mel Showers and Rose Ann Haven) discussing a certain report related to what one of its reporters (a news reporter named Joseph Blake (J. B.) Biunno) had called "phones" for another news program of theirs (for example, it appeared to have the news presenter named Rose Ann Haven saying, "Look[ing] forward to seeing that; plus we parents pay for those phones" and the reporter saying, "Oh yeah, that's right" after appearing to have had the same reporter saying, "This is a conversation that more and more parents are having with their sons, having with their daughters; more now are getting phones at younger and younger ages all the time. We're going to have more on this tonight at ten o'clock. It'll be a pretty good story" (note: the name of the other news program was "WKRG News 5 at 10")). 
      • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Monday of the sixteenth day of the month of April for this calendar year ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had audio of its news presenter (Lenise Ligon) saying, "Prove them wrong, I love that" after appearing to have had video of a certain person saying, "And I just want them to know that, 'Hey, you can do it. Uh, when people doubt you or don't think that you are what they think you should be, you prove them wrong", and audio of the news presenter saying, "A local officer honored today: Officer Kenyada Taylor, a Williamson alum, is moving on to work with the FBI. A ceremony was held to celebrate the two thousand one grad. The school presenting her, there, with the "You Made the Difference" plaque. She was honored for her work and dedication to the City of Mobile and also Williamson High School. Taylor says she didn't make it this far by her self and she has some advice, too, for current students pushing towards their future careers".