surf tristateWESTERN KENTUCKY (8/2/13) – SurfKY News Group, Inc. today announced a new media partnership with Eyewitness News on WEHT Local, Local 7 WTVW and Tristatehomepage.com to provide enhanced service to western Kentucky communities. The two news organizations will be sharing news content as well as taking advantage of cross marketing opportunities.
 
SurfKY President, Ron Sanders, said “Eyewitness News has a long history of quality news and weather reporting. We are very excited to partner with them to provide more news coverage for the western Kentucky area. Also, we are particularly excited about working with Chief Meteorologist Wayne Hart and the Eyewitness News weather team to help keep our communities safe and informed during severe weather.” Sanders added, “I would personally like to extend my congratulations to Eyewitness News on the opening of their expanded western Kentucky bureau in Owensboro.”
 
Commenting on the partnership, Arika L. Zink, Vice President and General Manager of WEHT Local, said, “As the TriState’s first local television station, WEHT Local has served the entire TriState Community for nearly 60-years, with passion. The Eyewitness News team is very excited about expanding our Western Kentucky resources and partnerships to provide additional services to our great community. Zink continued, “I look forward to partnering with SurfKY News and making our ongoing discussions for partnership turn into additional community coverage and additional opportunities for us to support our amazing viewers from Western Kentucky.”
 
Eyewitness News Director, Bob Freeman, was instrumental in forging the new relationship. “I am very pleased to be able to improve our news coverage to a very important segment of our viewers. The news resources of SurfKY News compliments and strengthens our news team.”
     
More information will be forthcoming. Watch Eyewitness News this evening starting at 4 on WEHT Local for “live” coverage of the official opening of the expanded western Kentucky bureau offices.
 
SurfKY News

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Most Read This Week

April 28, 2015 4285

Search for Stolen Vehicle Ends with Woman Charged…

by SurfKY News
April 28, 2015 3437

Man Charged with Stalking Smoke Shop Clerk

by MPD
May 05, 2015 2929

Meth Charge Follows MPD Investigation into…

by SurfKY News
April 30, 2015 2927

Family Says 'Goodbye' to Dog After It Allegedly…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 2900

School Board Studies Further Spending Cuts

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

April 17, 2015 15807

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 23, 2015 8565

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 05, 2015 2929

Meth Charge Follows MPD Investigation into…

by SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 2900

School Board Studies Further Spending Cuts

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 1197

First United Bank Becomes Hopkins School System’s…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 1006

Madisonville Man Goes to Hospital after…

by SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 782

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - May 5, 2015

by SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 756

Baptist Health Madisonville Establishes Foundation

by Kristy J. Quinn
May 05, 2015 731

Two on Moped Injured in Collision with Car

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 471

SurfKY Spotlight: First Kentucky Bank

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
May 05, 2015 399

May 2015 In-House Rabies Clinics' Schedule

by Barry L. Franklin
May 05, 2015 381

Kentucky Lottery Results for Monday May 4, 2015

by Kentucky Lottery