Saturday, June 23, 2018

News for Friday, June 22nd, 2018

  • 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 8:00 a.m. this Friday appeared to have had certain member of their news operation (the John Nodar mentioned in the first paragraph from the top of this report) saying, "I have told the story before, but my very first assignment at WKRG thirty-four years ago was to interview all of the -- at that time, Junior Misses -- now Distinguished Young Women -- I was blown away; they are--they are so smart, so community oriented; they--they just do so much" while appearing to conduct an interview.
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 8:00 a.m. this Friday ("FOX 10 News at 8:00 a.m.") appeared to have had its news presenter (Eric Reynolds) saying, "We'll also -- um, this morning, 'Studio 10' will not be airing --", its other reporter (Chasity Byrd) saying, "That's right. We won't be back until next week" immediately afterwards, the news presenter saying, "--we got a special program" immediately afterwards, the reporter saying, "Yep, special programs so we'll see you with 'Studio 10' next week. We also hope to see you here next week for the news" immediately afterwards, and the news presenter saying, "All right, so we got 'Studio 10' coming on next week -- this morning we got an educational program for you from, um nine to ten, and then of course World Cup starting at ten again this morning" immediately afterwards (note: "Studio 10" was the name of a certain TV program for WALA-TV usually dedicated to entertainment and lifestyles (note #2: the main broadcast channel appeared to have two "educational" programs during the hour of 9:00 a.m. this Friday ("Zoo Clues" during its first thirty minutes; "Missing" during its last thirty minutes))). 
  • 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-first day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Rose Ann Haven) saying, "Wow" immediately after appearing to have had a certain video and its other news presenter (Peter Albrecht) presenting this report: "Caught on camera, a crazy scene at a casino in Bossier City, Louisiana: a naked man was playing slots at the DiamondJack's Casino and Resort. The person who recorded the video says the man was fully clothed and calm, then everything took a weird turn. This happened about eleven forty Tuesday night. Chris Rogers, who caught the scene on his cell phone says the man was playing the slot machine near him and then all of a just started barking like a dog. Casino police approached with caution -- at first leaving the man alone, hoping he would calm down, but then he began taking off all of his clothes right in the middle of the gaming floor, so at that point the casino security hit him with beanbags four times. Rogers' video on Facebook has been viewed more than one hundred thousand times". 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 5:00 p.m. this Friday("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had its news presenter (Lenise Ligon) saying, "A bittersweet day at FOX 10: after three years with the station, Devan Coffaro is saying good bye. She joined the FOX 10 family right out of college -- the University of Central Florida. We have watched her grow into an award-winning journalist. She has quite a few Alabama Broadcaster awards, A-P awards -- even nominated for an Emmy. We are so proud of her and we wish her the best. She's going to do well in Tampa, which is where's heading. Today is her last day" (along with some static images and digital graphics and text of "GOODBYE DEVAN"), one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Michael White) saying, "Yeah we'll miss her for sure" immediately afterwards, the news presenter saying, "Yeah" immediately afterwards, the reporter saying, "We really will. She was such an asset to this place. It's not going to be the same without her" immediately afterwards, the news presenter saying, "Ah huh, no -- but, um, you know, we certainly know that she is going to do well in her next step" immediately afterwards, the reporter saying, "Absolutely" immediately afterwards, the news presenter saying, "We want you to join us for the nine and ten o'clock newscasts." immediately afterwards, the reporter saying, "We will" immediately afterwards, the news presenter saying, "We'll be back, we'll be here", and the reporter saying, "You're darn right we will. I can't wait. I hope to see you there" immediately afterwards (the local news program that appeared on the channel afterwards during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. this Friday ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had audio of the same news presenter saying, ""All right, a picture from a goodbye we had earlier at the station: Devan Coffaro's last day today. We have certainly enjoyed watching her grow into an awesome reporter and we wish her well in her future. She's going back home to Tampa, but not before she did the Friday dance...with me on Facebook, the same reporter saying, "She did. You need to go to Facebook and watch that. She did a good job" immediately afterwards, the news presenter saying, "Yes" immediately afterwards, and the reporter saying, "And we'll miss Devan for sure" immediately afterwards). 

Friday, June 22, 2018

News for Thursday, June 21st, 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 Monday of the eighteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "Coming up on FOX 10 News at ten o'clock, an interesting story out of Prichard".  
  • 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 eighteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had a certain reporter for their news operation (a news reporter named Devan Coffaro) speaking with her eyes not appearing to focus on the camera used to show her doing so.
  • 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 twentieth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Rose Ann Haven) saying, "A loud and obscene protest over immigration in downtown Pensacola tonight led to one man being hauled to jail for battery" for one of its reports while appearing to have had some video and digital graphics involving texts of "IMMIGRATION PROTEST TURNS VIOLENT" and "BREAKING 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 tenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Shelby Myers) saying, "What's that you said earlier, Matt? M-O-T-S", a (weather) reporter named "Matt" (Matt Barrentine to be precise) saying, "More of the same" immediately afterwards, and the news presenter also saying, "More of the same" immediately afterwards after appearing to have had the reporter doing a report related to weather (note: an earlier part of the program appeared to have had the reporter saying, "Here's your next several days, as we take you through the upcoming workweek -- M-O-T-S, right? More of the same" for 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 10:00 p.m. on the Sunday of the seventeenth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have its news presenter (Jason Carter) saying certain parts of certain phrases with emphasis (such as, "The zoo said the incident was a result of human error when the elephant keepers realized Ali wasn't there; they actually called a code red, and, "Coming up, the time is fast approaching on this Father's Day for a blast of Robby Baker. It's almost time for Sports Overtime. Robby is going to tease us about what he has in store after the break" (note: the words "Robby" and "Baker" were the forename and surname of a sports reporter for the news operation at WKRG-TV (note #2: the words "Sports Overtime" were part of the name of a certain TV program for WKRG-TV ("WKRG Sports Overtime"))).  
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the twentieth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "Well the last few days of sunshine -- much needed by Baldwin County farmers -- for more than two weeks the rain-filled days have really presented some major problems" for one of its reports; its other news presenter (Bob Grip) saying, "We are just hours away from the New Venture starting its new venture in the Gulf of Mexico" for one of its other reports; one of its reporters (a sports reporter named Bri MacNaught) saying, "No matter where life takes him, he will forever be grateful for his school and his community" and, "Always good to see our student athletes giving back" for another one of its reports, and the news presenter mentioned first saying, "Wow!" between appearing to have had her present another one of its reports and appearing to to have had her saying, "Mmm, mmm, mmm" sometime between one and ten seconds afterwards. . 
  • 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 seventh day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at Noon") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a news reporter named Cody Long) saying, "So that's a little bit of good news" for a report in a location separate from that of its news presenter whereas the local news program that appeared on the channel during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. later that Thursday ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its owns news presenters (Rose Ann Haven) saying, "Now residents are speaking about the dangerous street" for one of its reports and its other news presenter (Mel Showers) saying, "News 5's Dana Winter tells you about the scary and unusual encounter on the beach", "Now the latest on the attack and attempted rape earlier this week in the R-S-A parking garage in downtown Mobile: the suspect made his first court appearance on those charges today, but his appearance was brief: News 5's Peter Albrecht joins us here in our alert center with more", and, "As you can see, the house was badly damaged" for some reports of theirs.

Thursday, June 21, 2018

News for Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

 (update for Thursday, June 21st, 2018: a new section was added to this weblog this Thursday (note #1: the new section was named "Conversations in Broadcasting"  (note #2: a hyperlink for accessing this new section was added to this page under the words "Historical Features"))) 
  • A certain Facebook page related to a certain member of the news operation for WKRG-TV named Robby Baker appeared to had been used by its administration to upload a certain video related to a certain TV program of theirs named "WKRG Sports Overtime" involving mentions of the words "Father's Day" on the Sunday of the seventeenth day of this June. 
  • The local news programs that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. and the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Tuesday of the nineteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m." and "FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") each appeared to have had video of a certain reporter of theirs (a news reporter named Lee Peck) doing at least one report involving the words "shark fishing" from a remote location. 
  • 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 nineteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Byron Day) saying, "Lenise, another follow up to share with you" immediately after appearing to have had a report being presented by a news presenter named "Lenise" ("Lenise Ligon" to be precise), and, "This bad boy is going down literally; the two hundred fifty foot surveillance vessel New Venture is going to be Alabama's newest man-made reef" for a separate report.
  • 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 nineteenth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Mel Showers) saying, "Now back to shark fishing at Gulf State Park Pier in Gulf Shores: the first day was a bust -- a couple of close calls, but no luck yet. We thought for sure someone would have landed a shark by now. One guy has hooked up twice and we had a false alarm just a few minutes ago when someone caught a sting ray. So far no one has landed a shark (the opening for the program appeared to have had audio of the news presenter saying, "A live report from the first night of shark fishing on the Gulf State Park pier").
  • One of the digital sub-channels for WALA-TV appeared to have a series of at least four advertisements related to their news operation before appearing to have had a program from their main provider of network programming (the FOX Broadcasting Company) during the hour of 9:00 a.m. this Wednesday (note #1: the channel usually appeared to have had programming for a national TV programming service named COZI TV by then in recent times (note #2: the channel usually appeared to have had such programming while only their main channel appeared to have had programming from their main provider of network programming during those times (note #3: the main channel did not have the same programming or any other programming for the provider by the time the channel had such programming during the hour of 9:00 a.m. this Wednesday)).
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 5:00 p.m. this Wednesday ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "Why do you have an umbrella? It's not raining", its other news presenter (Byron Day) saying, "Not here. Not inside" immediately afterwards, one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Adam Olivier) saying, "Not inside, but outside you may need an umbrella. We have a new contest going on: it's our umbrella giveaway and so everyday -- well, not everyday; every Wednesday we will pick two winners. This is the umbrella; it's got FOX 10 Stormtracker on it -- I'm not going to open it because it's a big umbrella and it's sponsored by Estates Heating, which is on the other side in the blue. So we're giving away two of them, once at five, once at nine, and today's winner is Ed Hannon of Mobile. So if you are Ed Hannon, please reach out to us; we've got an umbrella waiting for you out there today; certainly a much needed thing around here this summertime" immediately afterwards, the news presenter mentioned second saying, "[indistinguishable] or this is going to go in my golf bag" immediately afterwards, the reporter saying, "Well, ok. Well Byron's got that one, so we have two winners today, right -- though three, actually. Well then, once again, Ed Hannon you are our lucky winner today with our umbrella challenge, and you can go on, contact us and get in trying to win an umbrella too, and we'll have another winner tonight at nine o'clock, so you'll want to tune in for that as well. Outside we're not talking about a lot of rain out there, so you may not need an umbrella right now except for a few locations, mainly in our inland areas in Washington and Clarke County".

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

News for Tuesday, June 19th, 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 seventeenth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 5") appeared to have had audio of its news presenter (Jason Carter) saying, "Coming up, goal! Sorry Robby, I've--I've failed you. The World Cup has the underdogs bringing it -- we'll give you your soccer recap next" over some video involving graphics with texts of "COMING UP" and "GREAT DAY OF WORLD CUP ACTION" immediately before one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time that day.
  • 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 seventeenth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had this discussion involving some of its contributors: Jason Carter (its news presenter): You know I think we are little nuttier than usual -- we got--we got family in the studio. Robby Baker (a (sports) reporter): We got a studio audience. Jason Carter: Yeah, you know we only usually have like, you know robots -- these robot cameras and then y'all at home, which we appreciate. Thomas Geboy (a (weather reporter)): Happy Father's Day. Jason Carter: "Absolutely (note #1: the news presenter appeared to had pointed toward sports reporter immediately afterwards). Jason Carter. "He's about to take over" (note #2: the weather reporter appeared to had said, "Take over" at the same time as the news presenter; the sports reporter appeared to had laughed immediately afterwards).   
  • A certain TV program for WKRG-TV named "WKRG Sports Overtime" appeared to have had its host (Robby Baker) saying, "Welcome back everyone to WKRG Sports Overtime. I hate to be a tease, but that's exactly what I'm going to be this segment: earlier this week Jason and myself loaded up on Dramamine and we hit the high seas, but deep sea fishing -- why are you laughing? We actually did it, all right --  it was actually the first ever fish-out-of-water Sports Overtime fishing special. I'm still working on how I can make that title even longer. The show won't air for a few weeks, but I wanted to give you all a little taste of what you can expect tonight" before appearing to have had a certain video involving digital graphics and texts of "SPORTS OVERTIME FISHING SPECIAL" and "FULL SHOW AIRS JULY 8TH" (note: certain guides to the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV (such as those for World Wide Web sites named Zap2it and TitanTV) usually appeared to have had the program listed for the second half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. for Sunday in recent times).
  • 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 seventh day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Michael White) saying this for a report related to weather: "Now let's talk tropical weather, which thankfully right now, the tropics, are quiet, but could we see any trouble out there next week? Well we had some disagreement in the computer models on whether we will see something form between Cuba and Cozumel during the middle portion of next week. We'll start with the American model, the G-F-S, and it has been board with the idea consistently for about a week now that we will see something out there form, but the G-F-S is a biased on overstrengthening these tropical lows The Euro typically handles tropical weather better and it does not have a system out there by next Wednesday, so at this point, we're just going to keep an eye on it; if you do have any plans next week heading to the beach or heading to parts of central Florida or Louisiana, do them at this point. There's too much inconsistently in the models to know what exactly is going to be out here. 
  • A certain TV program dedicated to entertainment and lifestyles that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 a.m. on the Monday of the eighteenth day of this June ("Studio 10") appeared to have had one of its hosts (Chasity Byrd) saying, "So last week, I was supposed to do this, so I'm very sorry [note #1: its other host (Joe Emer) appeared to had laughed by this point] -- we would like to say [Joe Emer: So you wrote the note]-- yeah, I wrote a huge note to myself. Rosie Brewer, we'd like to tell you good morning. She is a huge FOX 10 fan. She not only watches Studio 10, uh, but she watches everything on FOX 10 [Joe Emer: Nice]; I met her grand daughter at Mobile Infirmary last week and she was telling me how big of a fan she is [Joe Emer: Awesome] and that she often times -- when we come on, Joe -- she--she points to the TV and I told her grand daughter it's because I'm so loud -- [Joe Emer: Ha, ha, That's right] -- she's probably like wow [Joe Emer: She was probably going like ow, volume]. She just celebrated a birthday, June third. She lives in the Trinity Gardens community. So Rosie thank you so much for joining us. I'm sorry, I was suppose to say hello last week and I didn't, so good morning and thank you (note #2: the host named Joe Emer appeared to had said this immediately afterwards: "Rosie, good morning to you. Thank you so much for watching Studio 10. Thanks for everyone out there who is watching").  

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

News for Monday, June 18th, 2018

  • A recent installment of a certain TV program named "United Shades of America" for a certain national TV programming service named the Cable News Network (CNN) appeared to had involved various parts of southwest Alabama (note: the name of the installment was "Sweet Home (Mobile) Alabama").
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the thirteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had a certain video of a certain report without any mention of its narrator or whether they were originally produced for WALA-TV or not.
  • 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 Monday of the eighteenth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at Noon") appeared to have had a certain member of the news operation for WKRG-TV who was usually its news presenter for installments of it that were of its programming in that period of time from Monday through Friday in recent times (Devon Walsh) introducing a certain person beside her self as her "son".
  • 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. this Monday ("WKRG News 5 at 6:30") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Devon Walsh) saying, "Welcome back. The World Health Organization announcing it is classifying excessive gaming as an addiction. As News 5's Meg Oliver reports, the move could lead to more help for people that suffer from this problem" before appearing to have had a certain video of a certain report in which the words, "Meg Oliver, CBS News, New York" were part of its narrative immediately afterwards (note: the name "CBS News" was often used for referencing the news division of the main provider of network programming for WKRG-TV in recent times whereas the name "News 5" was often used for referencing both the news division of WKRG-TV and WKRG-TV itself during those times). 
  • A certain TV program dedicated to entertainment and lifestyles that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 a.m. this Monday ("Studio 10") appeared to have had a certain guest of theirs who was usually part of its broadcasts for the same period of time on Wednesday in recent times (note #1: the program appeared to have had a certain discussion to related to the guest between its hosts (Joe Emer and Chasity Byrd) immediately before having the first part of it to have had her: Chasity Byrd: We have to mention, um, I got a lot of text messages last week because, uh, the World Cup [Joe Emer: Yes!] was on FOX 10, so we didn't have 'Studio 10' a couple of days -- we're going to be that way this week too. Joe Emer: Yeah, so we're going to be off Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday because we're going to have World Cup coverage. My team Germany lost their first match. It's ok. We're going to make a comeback, but because we're not on Wednesday -- that's when Lucy Greer usually comes in. Chasity Byrd: Right, so we went ahead and taped her segment and we're going to air it today and it's a good one: dream cookies (note #2: the last part of the program appeared to have the host named Chasity Byrd saying, "Real quick we want to mention, uh, the second cooking segment accidentally aired in the third place that it was suppose to air, so you can find that third and final cooking segment online -- we'll put it up after the show)). 
  • 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 Monday of the eighteenth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at Noon") appeared to have had its news presenter (Bill Riales) saying, "We here at News 5 are sadden by the passing of former morning news anchor Ray White. Ray was part of the WKRG family for thirteen years before retiring and moving with his wife to Arizona and then to Tennessee. Before becoming a TV journalist, Ray served in the U. S. Army as a radio broadcaster -- caster. He also authored a textbook on TV journalism that was used by various colleges. He is survived by his wife Bonnie, daughter Laurie, and son David. Ray White was eighty years old. Want to get a look at your Monday forecast -- here's meteorologist John Nodar" and a (weather) reporter named "John Nodar" saying, "And Ray will be greatly missed. He was a great part of our lives here at News 5 for many years" immediately afterwards (note: 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 Monday ("WKRG News 5 at 6") appeared to have had certain videos related to the "Ray White" mentioned earlier (including one with digital graphics and texts of "COMING UP" and "FAREWELL RAY WHITE" and audio of a news presenter for the program (Mel Showers) saying, "Coming up on News 5 -- News 5 says good bye to a colleague -- Ray White, he passed away over the weekend -- a touching tribute straight ahead" that appeared on the channel immediately before one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in the aforementioned period of time (note: the part of the program that appeared on the channel immediately after that break appeared to have had the other video related to the aforementioned "Ray White")).

News for Sunday, June 17th, 2018

  • A certain Facebook page related to WALA-TV appeared to had been used by a certain user outside of its administration to upload a certain image involving of logo for WALA-TV along with text of "Fox 10 added to PlayStation vue Mobile and Florida panhandle area" this Sunday.
  • 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 sixteenth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 6") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Thomas Geboy) saying, "So now it's time for your golf forecast -- get it, a little play on words. Not to bad" while appearing to had some graphics involving text of of "GOLF-FORECAST" for a part of it related to weather.  
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the thirteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Matt Barrentine) saying this for a part of it related to weather: "Like I said, it's the same thing that we just keep going through over and over again -- it's Groundhog Day, and, uh, we're going to continue to see the same pattern through the end of the week and even on into this Father's Day weekend"
  • 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 sixteenth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a news reporter named Nicolette Schleisman) saying, "Our CBS affiliate in Biloxi" and "our CBS in Biloxi" and its news presenter (Mary Smith) saying, "Our CBS affiliate" and, "CBS 42 in Birmingham" for some news reports of theirs without explaining them whereas the news presenter appeared to had said, "Sons and daughters out there all might be hard to top this: a Florida father got the ultimate father's day gift: a kidney -- I can't say that I can do that for you, dad -- he badly needed a second kidney transplant and his daughter just happened to be a perfect match. Now he's home this holiday recovering from the very risky surgery. Omar Lewis has this very touching story" in reference to a certain video involving a separate report.
  • 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 thirteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had audio of one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Matt Barrentine) saying, "All right, checking out your day planner for your Thursday -- it's going to be like your Tuesday and your Wednesday and your Monday -- it's the, uh, same thing over and over again -- Groundhog Day -- we're getting those showers and storms in the afternoon -- highs right around ninety at lunch time and then cooling off with a rain as we go through the afternoon.You know that's not going to change through the end of the week and into dad's week", one of its news presenters (Byron Day) saying, "Groundhog Day on June thirteenth -- I love it" immediately afterwards, the reporter saying "That's our pattern" immediately afterwards, and its other news presenter (Lenise Ligon) saying, "Oh well" 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 Friday of the fifteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a sports reporter named Bri MacNaught) saying, "You basically don't have to leave the couch tomorrow, or change the channel for that matter; FOX 10 has you covered with all the biggest sporting events of the week end; for all the dads out there, I give you permission to do just that; Happy early Father's Day. For FOX 10 Sports, I'm Bri MacNaught", one of its other reporters (a weather reporter named Adam Olivier) saying, "And Bri can give you permission to go sit on the couch all day watching sports, I can give you permission to go outside and barbecue because we're going to be seeing much better on your Father's Day" immediately afterwards; the reporter mentioned second saying, "And I think I got my new favorite catch phrase by Jason: 'Scoop that puppy' -- we will be doing a lot of that off shore if you're headed out to fish" immediately after appearing to have had a certain video involving a certain person saying, "Scoop that puppy" (note: the video appeared to have had graphics resembling text of "FOX 10 Outdoors with Jason Smith"); one of its news presenters (Byron Day) saying, "Ok, say that one more time?" immediately afterwards, the other news presenter (Lenise Ligon) saying,"What again? What was that?" immediately afterwards, audio of a certain disembodied voice being used to say, "Scoop that puppy" immediately afterwards; and the news presenter mentioned first repeating those words before both he and the other news presenter appeared to laugh immediately afterwards (note: the installment of the program that appeared on the channel during the same hour this Sunday appeared to have had a different news presenter (Shelby Myers) saying, "Lee, scoop that puppy; have you ever heard that one?", another news presenter (Lee Peck) saying, "No, but scoop it up and get a picture" immediately afterwards, and the one mentioned first saying, "Yeah, please do" immediately afterwards immediately after appearing to have had the video mentioned earlier in this paragraph). 

Monday, June 18, 2018

News for Saturday, June 16th, 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 fifteenth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had a certain report in which the words, "Anyone could had been hit with stray bullets" were part of its narrative. 
  • 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 8:00 a.m. on the Friday of the fifteenth day of this June appeared to have had its news presenter (Bill Riales) saying, "While you were sleeping, pastors on an American Airlines flight were calling our newsroom after sitting on the tarmac at Mobile Regional Airport for about an hour and a half last night" for a certain report.
  • 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 Friday of the fifteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Adam Olivier) saying, "And we are taking a look here from our Battle cam at downtown Mobile, which was bathed in blue and blue is the operative color since we see a lot of rain the summertime; so certainly we are still tracking some rain on our radar -- my tie matches that, cool".  
  • 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 fourteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Byron Day) saying, "Decreasing rain over the weekend -- I like it because we're getting a little moldy around here -- you know", one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Adam Olivier) saying, "A little pruney, too" immediately afterwards, and its other news presenter (Lenise Ligon) saying, "We'll be right back. Oh gosh".
  • 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 fifteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Byron Day) saying, "Well Lenise, one driver tried to create his own drive-through lane at a bank on Moffett Road this afternoon -- take a look: the car comes crashing through the front door. You can shattered glass all over the sidewalk and inside that bank. Ono word yet on the reason the driver smashed into that bank or if there were any injuries. We will let you know when we find out more. 
  • 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 tenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Shelby Myers), "Never been snapper fishing, but that's on my bucket list", its other news presenter (Lee Peck) saying, "Jason could take you out" immediately afterwards, and the one mentioned first saying "I'll have to see" immediately afterwards immediately after appearing to have had video of fish being captured (note: the video involving the fish appeared to have had digital graphics resembling text of "FOX 10 Outdoors with 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 Monday of the eleventh day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had only one of its news presenters (Peter Albrecht and Rose Ann Haven) introducing his or her self (note #1: the one named Rose Ann Haven appeared to had been the only one to had done so (note #2: this is what she appeared to had said while doing so: "Hello everyone and thanks for watching. I'm Rose Ann Haven. Mel Showers has the night off"(note #3: "Mel Showers" was the name of another news presenter for the program (note #4: the one named Peter Albrecht was not a regular news presenter for the program)))).  
  • The main broadcast channel for WALA-TV appeared to had been set to have some syndicated TV programs (named "Jeopardy!" and "Wheel of Fortune") and a network program from their main provider of network programming ("FIFA World Cup Today" from the FOX Broadcasting Company) when it usually appeared to have some local news programs of theirs on a daily basis in recent times ("FOX 10 News at 6:00 a.m." during the hour of 6:00 a.m. and "FOX 10 News at 7:00 a.m." during the hour of 7:00 a.m.) this Saturday (it appeared to have had the one named "Jeopardy!" during the first half of the hour of 6:00 a.m., the one named "Wheel of Fortune" during the second half of the hour of 6:00 a.m., and the one named "FIFA World Cup Today" during the first and second halves of the hour of 7:00 a.m. this Saturday).

Sunday, June 17, 2018

News for Friday, June 15th, 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 Monday of the eleventh day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had a report in which the words, "He says you should pick up anything that could be used as a weapon; if you're in the kitchen, that means a knife" were part of its narrative.
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the second half of the hour of 4:00 a.m. and the hours of 5:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. on the Thursday of the fourteenth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 This Morning") appeared to have audio of one of its news presenters (Bill Riales) saying, "Another Waffle House video goes viral, but this time it has a different ending". 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the thirteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had audio of one of its news presenters (Bob Grip) saying, "Deserves a medal for that" between having audio of his presenting some parts of a certain report immediately after appearing to have had a certain video involving a certain other person. 
  • Some of the local news programming WKRG-TV had on their main broadcast channel this Friday appeared to have had some members of their news operation presenting reports of their being part of a certain "day of caring" (note: a certain Facebook page related to WKRG-TV appeared to had been used by its administration to stream one of the programs that appeared to have had such reports (note #1: the program appeared on the channel during the first half of the hour of 12:00 p.m. this Friday (note #2: the name of the program was "WKRG News 5 at Noon")).
  • A certain Facebook page named "The Catholic Week" appeared to have had been used by its administration to post a certain message related to a certain member of the news operation at WALA-TV named Bob Grip and a certain radio station in the broadcast area for WALA-TV named WNGL-AM on the Friday of the eighth day of this June (note #1: some images appeared to had been posted with the message (note #2: the message and some of the images appeared to had been shared with a Facebook page related to the member on the Saturday of the ninth day of this June)).             
  • The main broadcast channel for WALA-TV appeared to have a syndicated program (named "Jack Hanna's Into the Wild") while one of the digital sub-channels for WALA-TV appeared to have a program for a certain national TV programming service usually connected only with the main one in recent times (the FOX Broadcasting Company) during the second half of the hour of 9:00 a.m. this Friday (note: the main channel appeared to have had a program from this service all ready in progress at the beginning of the hour of 10:00 a.m. this Friday whereas the aforementioned sub-channel appeared to have had a program from a separate national TV programming service often connected to its own programming in recent times (COZI TV) all ready in progress at the beginning of the same hour this Friday (note: the FOX Broadcasting Company was the main provider of network programming for WALA-TV)). 
  • 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 thirteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had audio of one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "That's right up my alley, greens and -- [Byron Day (the other news presenter): Peas] and peas [Bryon Day: Lemon juice] -- and basil -- [Byron Day: Yep. Basil -- not basil] -- and it sounds good. Alabama's sea food industry on display tonight in Bayou La Batre", the other news presenter saying, "Sounds great. What are you kidding me. Some top chefs competing in the Alabama sea-food cookoff -- our Lee Peck was lucky enough to be there. Hi Lee" immediately afterwards, and one of its reporters (Lee Peck) saying, "Definitely a nice assignment there, Byron and Lenise" immediately afterwards immediately after appearing to have had a certain video involving a certain person saying, "So this is going to be delicious; instead of just basil, I'm using local peas, some nice greens -- put in a little lemon juice to bring up the flavors".
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV during the first halves of the hours of 6:00 p.m. on the Thursday of the fourteenth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 6") appeared to have had reports involving part of the name of one of the local radio stations in their local broadcast area (the letters "WNSP" for WNSP-FM) for some parts of them related to sports (note #1: this was how those letters were mentioned in the report for the first program mentioned: "Former Senior Bowl executive director Phil Savage has another side-job -- appearing on WNSP Radio this morning, Savage said he's taken on the general manager's position of the Phoenix Alliance of American Football" (note #2: this was how those letters were mentioned in the report for the second program mentioned: "Former Senior Bowl executive director Phil Savage is the new general manager of the Phoenix Alliance of American Football; the team is in a new league that will play in the spring; Speaking this morning on WNSP Radio, Savage said the new position will also allow him to also do some coaching on the field. He said he plans to be back in the radio booth this year as color commentator on the Alabama Crimson Tide football network where he'll be tenuring his tenth season with Eli Gold)).

Friday, June 15, 2018

News for Thursday, June 14th, 2018

  • Some Facebook pages related to WALA-TV and WKRG-TV and a certain Facebook appeared to had been used by its administration to post certain texts and images involving phrases such as "happy birthday" and "Donald Trump" this Thursday.
  • The main broadcast channel for WEAR-TV appeared to have special news programming from their news operation at a certain hour (the hour of 10:00 a.m.) which the channel usually appeared to have had a certain national TV program program from their main provider of network programming (the American Broadcasting Company (ABC)) named "The View" in recent times before appearing to have had the program all ready in progress during that hour this Thursday. 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. on the Wednesday of the thirteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) and one of its reporters (a sports reporter named Bri MacNaught) interacting with some boxes involving texts of "ROOT FOR YOUR ROOTS" while appearing to have had a discussion of a certain campaign named "Root for Your Roots". 
  • The Facebook page related to WALA-TV mentioned in the paragraph near the top of this report appeared to had been used by its administration to post some text and a image related to a certain national TV program named Jeopardy! that usually appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the first half of the hour of 6:00 p.m. from Monday through Friday recent times this Thursday (note: the channel appeared to have had special programming from the main provider of network programing for WALA-TV (the FOX Broadcasting Company) during the hour of 6:00 p.m. this Thursday).
  • 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 thirteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Matt Barrentine) saying this for a report related to weather: "Here's your day planner for tomorrow and your Thursday: we start off pretty quiet; just an isolated shower, but otherwise humid -- uh, then looking pretty much up until lunch time and then after lunch we'll see things once again fire up. So you know how these things will go: briefly very heavy rain -- uh, certainly terrible to drive in and of course it could have a lot of lightning; we saw some issues with that yesterday; a couple of house fires -- killed my router at my house; I don't have any Internet right now -- these things happen with these thunderstorms".
  • The Facebook page related to WALA-TV mentioned in the first and fourth paragraphs from the top of this report appeared to had been used by its administration to stream a certain installment of a certain news program for WALA-TV ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.) with a length of time shorter than that of the installments of it that usually appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the first and second halves of the hour of 5:00 p.m. from Monday through Friday in recent times during the first ten minutes of that hour this Thursday (note: the channel appeared to have had special programming from the provider of programming mentioned in that fourth paragraph during the hour of 5:00 p.m. this Thursday (update #1 for Friday, June 15th, 2018: the Facebook page appeared to had been used by its administration to stream another installment of the same program with a similar length of time during the first ten minutes of the hour of 5:00 p.m. this Friday (update #2 for Friday, June 15th, 2018: the channel appeared to have had more special programming from the same provider during the hour of 5:00 p.m. this Friday))). 

Thursday, June 14, 2018

News for Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

  • A certain Facebook page related to WKRG-TV appeared to had been used by its administration to upload a certain video related to WKRG-TV and a certain entity named the Associated Press on the Wednesday of the thirteenth day of this June.
  • 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 twelfth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Shelby Myers) saying, "Well, summer has just started, so we're going to see these thunderstorms for a few more months" and its other news presenter (Bob Grip) saying, "That's true" immediately afterwards without explaining their selves (such as the type of summer they appeared to had been referencing). 
  • One of the digital sub-channels for WFNA-TV often appeared to have had (green) static in place of programming between the Tuesday of the twelfth day of this June and this Wednesday (note #1: it usually appeared to have had a programming feed for a national TV programming service named Grit in recent times (note #2: one of the digital sub-channels for WJTC-TV also usually appeared to have a programming feed for the same service in recent times (update for Thursday, June 14th, 2018: both channels appeared to have had a programming feed for the service this Thursday))). 
  • 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 twelfth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have have had one of its reporters (a news reporter named Jason Carter) reporting from a location separate from that of its news presenters immediately after appearing to have had a certain video involving a report unrelated to the one he appeared to had been presenting while appearing to have had certain digital graphics and texts that were part of that video (such as "HALFWAY HOUSE SET TO OPEN IN DOWNTOWN" and "COVERING MOBILE"). 
  • 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 Tuesday of the twelfth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 6") appeared to have had a report of their having been part of a certain "initiative" involving the words "broadcast good" (in that order) for a certain association of broadcasters ("The National Association of Broadcasters") that day (note #1: a certain Facebook page related to WKRG-TV appeared to had been used by its administration to post messages involving those words in the same order that day (note #2: the words usually appeared this way: "#BroadcastGood")).
  • 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 thirteenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Matt Barrentine) saying, "Let's go and start off, though, and get away from Lenise's problems and work our way through the tropics" at the beginning of a report related to weather and, "So don't be like Lenise, make sure you have your rain gear tomorrow; you're going to need it at times" later in the report after appearing to had been part of a discussion involving his self and a news presenter for the program usually referenced as either "Lenise" or "Lenise Ligon" (note: another news presenter for the program (Byron Day) appeared to had been part of the discussion).
  • 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 eleventh day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "An act that outraged many people in downtown Mobile caught on video: a woman's American flag ripped down. Take a look: you can see two guys walking on the sidewalk -- now watch as one of them grabs the flag and just rips it down, throws it to the ground and stomps on it and keeps walking. As much as that might make your blood boil, this second part of this story will warm your heart; just a couple of minutes after the flag was ripped down, a couple walked by and did something extraordinary. The full story is coming up on 'FOX 10 News" and ten and just you wait until you see what happens next". 
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 10:00 p.m. on the Tuesday of the twelfth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had audio of one of its news presenters (Shelby Myers), saying, "Yep, that's what they do. We now know the story behind two heroes being praised for picking up a trampled American flag in downtown Mobile over the weekend" immediately after appearing to have had a certain video of a certain person saying "I'm one the coast guard -- search and rescue. That's our -- that's our jam; that's what we do" (note: the program also appeared to have had the same news presenter saying, "Now this is even cooler: one of them is in the coast guard" afterwards before appearing to had a video similar to the one mentioned earlier in this paragraph). 

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

News for Tuesday, June 12th, 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 Sunday of the tenth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had a certain video for one of its words in which some its graphics appeared to had involved text of a word that was not part of the report itself or any other part of the video ("SHANTARA").
  • 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 eighth day this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Byron Day) saying, "Who would bring up Tom and Jerry?" immediately after appearing to have had a certain video involving a certain person saying, "Tom and Jerry cartoons", and its other news presenter (Lenise Ligon) saying, "My husband would -- he loves Tom and Jerry and I totally [indistinguishable]" 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 eleventh day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Matt Barrentine) saying, "Here's what it looks like tomorrow morning when you wake up -- it could be a couple of coastal showers -- pretty cool start of the day, which is typical  Then....that pot starts bubbling once we get past lunch time -- this very humid air is just like a pot on the stove that is supposed to bubble in the afternoon as it heats up and then more of these showers and storms will be firing off here throughout the afternoon" for a report related to weather.  
  • The last part of 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 Tuesday ("WKRG News 5 at Noon") did not appear to have had any video with audio of an announcer saying, "WKRG aerial footage sponsored by Greene and Phillips" like the last parts of other installments of it that appeared on the channel in this period of time from Monday through Friday in recent times (the last part of the local news program program that appeared on the channel during the first half of the hour of 5:00 p.m. later this Tuesday ("WKRG News 5 at 5") appeared to have had such video (update for Wednesday, June 13th, 2018: the last part of the installment of the program named "WKRG News 5 at Noon") that appeared on the channel during the first half of the hour of 12:00 p.m. Wednesday appeared to have such video)). 
  • 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 thirty-first day of the month of May for this calendar year ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a sports reporter named Randy Patrick Setterstrom) saying, "Well the BayBears will soon get a new name and home. Ball Corp. LLC, owner of the, uh, BayBears announcing today that the, uh, company has received approval from Minor League Baseball to move the team up north to Madison, Alabama beginning in the twenty twenty season. Madison will start a name-the-team contest next month -- how about the BayBears? Ha ha, the, uh, BayBears, by the way, are last in attendance in the league so far this Southern League season -- averaging just over eleven hundred fans a game. How about this: Birmingham leads the league again; they are averaging almost sixty five hundred fans a game up in Birmingham -- they love their southern league baseball. ". 
  • A certain TV program dedicated to entertainment and lifestyles that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 a.m. on the Tuesday of the twelfth day of this June ("Studio 10") appeared to have had one of its hosts (Joe Emer) saying, "There will be some programming changes over the next three weeks -- so just want to let you know -- this is the first time we're telling you -- 'Studio 10' will not air this Thursday or Friday due to our World Cup coverage" and its other host (Asha Staples*) saying, "Yeah and we won't be on air Saturday or Sunday either -- so, for those of you who wake up with myself or Matt Barrentine, we won't be there**" immediately afterwards (*note #1: she was not usually a host for previous installments of the program that were part of the programming of the channel in this period of time in recent times (**note #2: both she and the Matt Barrentine mentioned in the second paragraph from the top of this report were usually part of certain installments of some local news programs of theirs that were part of the programming in recent times, specifically the ones that were part of its programming during the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday during those times (note #3: the name of the person who was usually a host for those previous installments with the one named Joe Emer was Chasity Byrd))).
  • 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 ninth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had audio of its news presenter (Jason Carter) presenting a report in which the words, "Thankfully, no one was injured" were part of its narrative, and audio of laughter for a part of it involving video of a certain person appearing to fall while appearing to have audio of one of its reporters (a sports reporter named Robby Baker) saying, "Now Justify was graceful in his win, [but in this case, Jason] -- sports are hard, guys, all right -- don't laugh, this is kind of sad, especially the steeple chase -- the N-C double A championships -- Houston's Brian Barraza was running away with this until he hit this obstacle -- oh no* -- Brian didn't make it over the final hurdle -- he was in first by a ton and he ends up losing it -- right there -- he has almost stuttered, and he goes down. Sports are hard -- we uh, we send our best to Bock -- to Brian. He was like half a track in front of everybody. He got nervous, he got a little -- I don't know -- I feel bad, though. Brian, we'll think about you" (note #1: it appeared to have had video of the news presenter saying, "Yeah, I feel bad for laughing at him him too, Robby", the reporter saying, "I was laughing; we'll have to lie for him" immediately afterwards, and the news presenter saying, "We were laughing, we were definitely laughing with him" immediately afterwards (note #2: other installments of the program involving the aforementioned news presenter and reporter that appeared on the channel in this period of time on Saturday and Sunday in recent times often appeared to have had laughter for the parts they had related to sports (*note #3: the words "oh" and "no" were stressed))).

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

News for Monday, June 11th, 2018 (amended)

(amendment note: new information was added to the fourth paragraph below this sentence and some of its text was corrected for clarity and reasons related to grammar) 
  • 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 eighth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have a digital graphic with text of "FOLEY HOUSE FIRE" over the shoulders of one of its news presenters (Peter Albrecht) as he appeared to had been saying, "A house fire catches fire in Mobile this evening" for one of its reports before appearing to have had a certain video with digital graphics involving texts of "HOUSE FIRE ON BROSSETT STREET" and "COVERING MOBILE" before appearing to have had audio of the same news presenter saying, "Another fire -- this one in Foley overnight" for a separate report while appearing to have had a certain video involving digital graphics involving texts of "OVERNIGHT HOUSE FIRE" and "COVERING FOLEY". 
  • 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 seventh day of this June ('FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m." ) appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "Well a crazy story from North Carolina tonight", the other news presenter (Bob Grip) saying, "Yeah, listen to this: a pizza shop employee is behind bars and facing charges after police say he put rat poison into the cheese at the shop", and the news presenter mentioned earlier, "And that poisoned cheese was not used -- it's because the restaurant's general manager knew something wasn't right. Here's the story" immediately afterwards before appearing to have had a certain video with a report involving details similar to the aforementioned statements attributed to them (note: the program appeared to have the news presenter named Lenise Ligon saying, "Wow!" and the one named Bob Grip saying, "Hmm" immediately after appearing to have had that video).
  • 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 eighth day this June ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "All right, speaking of Fortnite, a YouTuber has shown how a glitch in the game let him return to....Spawn Island. Landing on the island, by the way, is like a long cherished goal for Fortnite players -- it's where they gather before each round of the survival game starts. We posted a video showing how he got there, too --  I tweeted that link just for you Michael", one of its reporters (a weather reporter named Michael White) saying, "Heh, Right, I appreciate that -- never even heard of that game. I don't even know--", audio of a distant voice involving the words, "Huh! You never heard of Fortnite" immediately afterwards, and the reporter saying,  "I'd never heard of Fortnite. I promise. The last game I ever played was, uh, the original Halo; back in the early two thousands. Sunrise time, five fifty. Sunshine to start your Saturday -- storms come later. Lenise and I will talk gaming -- and we'll talk weather right after you see this" immediately afterwards before having one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time that day.
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 5:00 p.m. this Monday ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "All right, a programming note now to pass along to keep in mind there later this week", the other news presenter (Byron Day) saying, "Yeah, on Thursday and Friday, there will not be a newscast at four or five o'clock over the air. The U-S Open* will be on during those times, but only for those two days", immediately afterwards, and the news presenter mentioned first saying, "You can catch a quick ten-minute recap on Facebook Live at five o'clock both days -- and of course be sure to tune in those nights at nine o'clock for an hour and a half of your most local news" immediately afterwards while appearing to have had video of some digital graphics involving texts of "PROGRAMMING NOTE", "NO 4P/5P NEWSCASTS THURSDAY & FRIDAY", and "FACEBOOK LIVE AT 5PM" and a certain graphic with text of "US OPEN" appearing below the graphic itself (note: some guides to the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV from some World Wide Web sites named Zap2it, TitanTV, and TV Guide each appeared to have had mentions of "Golf" in their descriptions of a "U. S. Open" for the Thursday of the fourteenth day of this June and and the Friday of the fifteenth day of this June whereas the aforementioned graphic appeared to had been a logo for a series of tennis tournaments named the "U. S. Open" (update for Tuesday, June 12th, 2018: the local news program that appeared on the channel during the hour of 5:00 p.m. this Tuesday ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had some video similar to the video mentioned earlier with a different graphic appearing in the same spot that appeared to have had the one described as having been a logo for a series of tennis tournaments named the "U. S. Open" earlier in this paragraph)).
  • The local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 5:00 p.m. on the Friday of the eighth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "More tragedy to report: Another celebrity death to report this week -- Anthony Bourdain committed suicide -- the sixty-one-year-old's close friend found him unresponsive in his hotel room this morning. Bourdain was in France working on an upcoming episode of his series 'Parts Unknown'. CNN, in a statement, said Bourdain's love of great adventure, new friends, fine food and drink, and remarkable stories of the world made him a unique storyteller. His talents never ceased to amaze us and we will miss him very much. The suicide rate across the country is going up -- this is according to a recent report from the C-D-C. It is now the tenth leading cause of death and one of just three leading causes on the rise. Keep in mind when it comes to suicide you are not alone. If you think you might be at risk; if you're sad or upset and need help, you can call this number on the screen; it's one eight hundred, two seven three, talk" (note: the local news program that appeared on the channel during the hour of 9:00 p.m. that day ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had the same news presenter saying, "Well some shocking news from France today", its other news presenter (Byron Day) saying, "Yeah. Famed chef Anthony Bourdain found dead  -- he apparently committed suicide -- this story up next" immediately afterwards before one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time that day; the news presenter mentioned first saying, "Another shock in the entertainment world -- famed chef Anthony Bourdain died from an apparent suicide; the news of his death coming in the same week as fashion designer Kate Spade. FOX News correspondent with the latest now from New York" for the part of it that appeared on the channel in that period of time afterwards immediately before appearing a had a certain video for a certain report with digital graphics involving texts of  "ANTHONY BOURDAIN DIES AT 61" and "COMMITTED SUICIDE"; and the news presenter mentioned second saying, "The C-D-C says suicide rates across the country are increasing. It's now the tenth leading cause of death and one of just three leading causes on the rise. Remember, you're not alone, if you suspect someone -- or even yourself -- may be at risk for suicide, call the National Suicide Hotline. Here's the number, eight hundred two seven three talk  --  that's one eight hundred two seven three eight three five five. We'll be back" immediately afterwards.

Monday, June 11, 2018

News for Sunday, June 10th, 2018 (amended)

(correction note: some of the parentheses in one of the paragraphs for a previous report for this weblog named "News for Thursday, June 7th, 2018" were removed and displaced by brackets (amendment note: the second paragraph below this sentence was amended)) 
  • The main broadcast channel for WPMI-TV appeared to have had a certain advertisement related to their news operation involving audio of a report in which the word "maniac" was being used in reference to a certain subject and audio of separate statements involving the words, "We're not sugarcoating your news" and "We're calling it like we see it" in its programming this Sunday. 
  • A certain Facebook page named "On Air Mobile Area Radio Broadcasters" appeared to had received a certain video (involving a certain song with lyrics such as "the G Crew Shuffle") involving a certain design often used in promoting the broadcast operation of WMXC-FM in years past on the Saturday of the ninth day of this June (note #1: WMXC-FM was usually referenced by the name "WKRG-FM" by the time that design was used in such promotions (note #2: accessing the video might require having both a Facebook account and a membership with the page through that account)).
  • 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 seventh day of this June ('FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m." ) appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "All right, Byron Day is joining me for 'FOX 10 News' at ten o'clock. He's in the news room with a very disturbing story that we'll have for you a little bit later. Byron" and video of this "Byron Day" (one of the news reporters for the program) moving his mouth without audio immediately afterwards for a period of time that lasted between one and five seconds before suddenly having audio of the words "that October night" being said over video of the news presenter mentioned earlier appearing beside its other news presenter (Bob Grip) immediately afterwards (the program appeared to have had the news presenter named Lenise Ligon saying "All right, we'll have more from Byron a little bit later for you tonight" immediately afterwards before having one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time that day immediately afterwards). 
  • Some World Wide Web sites and Facebook pages related to WKRG-TV and WALA-TV appeared to had been used by their respective administrations to post certain messages regarding WKRG-TV and WALA-TV and some awards on the Saturday of the ninth day of this June. (note: 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. that Saturday ("WKRG News 5 at 6") appeared to have had a news presenter of theirs (Jason Carter) saying, 'Well it was an award-winning night for WKRG News 5 -- we've received multiple awards today at the Alabama Associated Press, or, the Associated Press awards banquet. News 5 won the AP's top TV award -- outstanding news operation -- and best newscast in Alabama. Visit us online at WKRG dot com for a full list of winners" while appearing to have had a certain video with digital graphics and texts of "WKRG WINS BIG AT AP AWARDS" and "WON AP'S TOP TV AWARD 'OUTSTANDING NEWS OPERATION' " (update for Monday, June 11th, 2019: the local news program that appeared on the main broadcast channel for WALA-TV during the hour of 9:00 p.m. this Sunday ("FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Shelby Myers) saying, "All right, we want to take just a few moments to tell you something we're very proud of: the FOX 10 News team winning big at the Alabama Associated Press awards. We ranked first place in four categories -- FOX 10 News investigative reporter Kati Weis gets AP's best reporter award -- Kati and photographer Franz Barraza also earn first place for best investigative and best documentary -- Devan Coffaro and photographer Ronald Gaines land the top spot for best lifestyle feature -- Congratulations -- they all worked so hard to bring you the best and it's paying off").

News for Saturday, June 9th, 2018

  • 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 Wednesday of the sixth day of this June ("WKRG News 5 at 6:30") to have had audio of one of its news presenters (Rose Ann Haven) saying, "Yeah it is" immediately after appearing to have had video of a person saying, "So say I can fill my car up easily for twenty-five bucks -- now I'm at thirty-five bucks -- so that's a big difference", and video of her saying "The heat is on" immediately after appearing to have had its other news presenter (Peter Albrecht) saying, "High gas prices and high temperatures". 
  • 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 sixth day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) presenting a report involving the words "free fishing day" before appearing to have had the other news presenter (Bryon Day) presenting a report involving the words "gator hunting season" immediately afterwards (the one named Lenise Ligon appeared to had said, "All right and Saturday is free fishing day in fresh water and salt water. It's all part of National Fishing and Boating Week. If you want to fish, you don't have to get a fishing license; the exception is some lakes, piers, and private ponds. You might still pay some fees and need a permit. For more information, head on over to outdooralabama dot com slash fishing"; the one named Byron Day saying, "This is the license Lenise wants -- from fishing to gator hunting, registration is open for alligator season in Alabama. One hundred fifty tags will be given out in the southwest zone of Alabama, which covers Mobile, Baldwin, Washington, Monroe, and Clarke counties. The tags will be drawn at random, You can register to be eligible for a tag on the Outdoor Alabama Web site. Registration runs through July eleventh -- gator hunting season starts August second -- conservation workers started this hunt back in two thousand six to try to cut back on the exploding alligator population", the one name Lenise Ligon saying, " All right, well, listen I would go, but only if you come with -- speaking of alligators, though --", the one named Byron Day saying, "Not a problem" immediately afterwards; the one named Lenise Ligon saying, "You say that now -- if I can pick in that lottery -- remember you said that", and the other news presenter saying, "Ok" immediately afterwards before appearing to have had both of them presenting parts of a report involving the words "eight-foot alligator" (Lenise Ligon: All right, so an eight-foot alligator in Florida roaming a neighborhood and it, uh, let's just say it did not want to be caught. Byron Day: Not one bit. Take a look. After the big guy was cornered on a door step -- watch this -- Florida fish and wildlife officers tried to tie him up; he tried to put him back in the truck -- look at that -- he just lashes back out at 'em. Lenise Ligon: Yes, he says not today -- the alligator making a last-ditch effort to get away--. Byron Day: Boom! Oh! Lenise Ligon: Nice little whack there -- uh, flips back and heads butts the trapper and knocking him to the ground -- experts say two things brought the alligator out from  the water. It's typically when they're looking for meat and when they're looking for food. There you go. Byron Day: Go figure). 

Sunday, June 10, 2018

News for Friday, June 8th, 2018

  • The main broadcast channel for WKRG-TV appeared to have a certain graphic (including a certain logo related to them) often used for displaying current times and temperatures over some of the local news programming (for their news operation) that was part of its programming in recent times over some of their syndicated programming that was part of its programming this Friday (note #1: the graphic appeared to had been used in the same manner (note #2: some of the syndicated programming appeared to had involved episodes or installments of certain programs named "The Big Bang Theory" and "Family Feud")). 
  • 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 seventh day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 10:00 p.m.") appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "Ah, just very chilling to listen to that audio that's being released tonight of the Las Vegas massacre" and its other news presenter (Byron Day) saying, "FOX News' Jonathan Hunt shows us the terrifying video and you'll also hear more panicked nine-one-one calls from that terrifying night" immediately afterwards before appearing to have had a certain video with a report involving details similar to those statements immediately 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 Thursday of the seventh day of this June ("FOX 10 News at 5:00 p.m.") appeared to had have one of their news presenters (Byron Day) saying, "Well a former guest star on FOX 10's 'Fugitive Files' is behind bars tonight" and, "Yeah, that's Raven Yates -- uh, apparently thinking she's walking the red carpet or running for office; actually she's heading to Metro" for one of its reports 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 audio of the same news presenter saying, "She may still be talking -- that's Raven Yates, a former guest star on FOX 10's 'Fugitive Files' " for a report similar to the one mentioned earlier. 
  • 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 seventh day of this June ('FOX 10 News at 9:00 p.m." ) appeared to have had one of its news presenters (Lenise Ligon) saying, "Well a crazy story from North Carolina tonight", its other news presenter (Bob Grip) saying, "Yeah, listen to this: a pizza shop employee is behind bars and facing charges after police say he put rat poison into the cheese at the shop" immediately afterwards, and the one mentioned first saying, "And that poisoned cheese was not used -- it's because the restaurant's general manager knew something wasn't right. Here's the story" immediately afterwards before appearing to have had a certain video with a report involving details similar to those statements immediately afterwards (note: the program appeared to have had the news presenter named Lenise Ligon saying,  Wow!" and the one named Bob Grip saying, "Hmm" immediately after having that video).             
  • Some of the local news programming WKRG-TV had on their main broadcast channel on the  Thursday of the seventh day of this June appeared to have had reports of a certain "Douglas Dunson" being "kicked out" and "thrown out" in which only one of those phrases was used (for example, the local news program that appeared on the channel during the first half of the hour of 10:00 p.m. that day ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have one of its reporters (a news reporter named Peter Albrecht) saying, "Douglas Dunson lasted in the courtroom: about two minutes before Judge Jill Phillips threw him out. Dunson began muttering about being able to represent himself and began speaking back to the judge. She had Dunson thrown out of the courtroom and held without bond" and some digital graphics with texts of "DOUGLAS DUNSON THROWN OUT OF COURT" and "COVERING MOBILE") whereas some of the local news programming WALA-TV had on their main broadcast channel on the same Thursday had reports of a"Douglas Dunson" being thrown out without the words "kicked out" ever being mentioned verbally while having digital graphics involving text resembling the words "kicked out"("KICKED OUT OF COURTROOM" and "NO BOND FOR ATTEMPTED RAPE SUSPECT").
  • 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 thirty-first day of the month of May for this calendar year ("WKRG News 5 at 10") appeared to have had one of its reporters (a sports reporter named Randy Patrick Setterstrom) saying, "All right, I had to be honest: I was never a big fan of naming the Southern League baseball team the BayBears", one of its news presenters (Mel Showers) saying, "That is until you saw it--" immediately afterwards, the reporter saying, "Tonight", and, "I'm finally buying it, but now it's too late" immediately afterwards, the news presenter saying "A black bear in the bay" immediately afterwards, and the reporter saying, "We're going to talk more about the BayBears in just a few moments" immediately afterwards after appearing to have had news presenter presenting a report involving phrases such as "black bear" and "Mobile Bay" immediately after one of its breaks from appearing on the channel in that period of time that day (this was how the report began: "Photographs you've got to see: a black bear taking a dip in Mobile Bay. Take a look: this was taken by Patrick Hill" (note #1: the program appeared to have had digital graphics with texts of "BLACK BEAR TAKES A DIP IN MOBILE" and, "BEAR SPOTTED SWIMMING NEAR FORT MORGAN" while having that report (note #2: the part of the program that appeared on the channel before that break appeared to have had audio of that news presenter saying, "And an usual sight captured in Mobile Bay: a bear out for a swim -- the story behind the photos coming up next" immediately before that break))).