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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

April 28, 2015 4203

Search for Stolen Vehicle Ends with Woman Charged…

by SurfKY News
April 27, 2015 3537

Online Petition Seeking Re­opening of Shanice…

by Samantha Carver, SurfKY News
April 28, 2015 3370

Man Charged with Stalking Smoke Shop Clerk

by MPD
April 27, 2015 2926

Hopkins County Drug War ― Are We Winning?

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
April 30, 2015 2839

Family Says 'Goodbye' to Dog After It Allegedly…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

April 17, 2015 15598

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 23, 2015 8497

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 05, 2015 1772

School Board Studies Further Spending Cuts

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1525

Alleged Littering Leads to Drug Arrest

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 1510

Teen Injured During Collision with Police Cruiser

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 970

Three Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 919

Women ‘Get the Message’ at River Ministry Banquet

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 764

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 600

Dawson Springs Police Reports for Monday, May 4,…

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 513

Outstanding Students at MCC Recognized

by Joyce Riggs
May 04, 2015 434

Muhlenberg Christens Supreme Sports Complex

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News