FIRST ON THE BLOG: History was made in the Chattahoochee Valley (Columbus, GA) earlier this morning. What was it? Weekend morning news. And who’s doing it? The station that calls themselves the News Leader and for good reason.
Starting earlier this morning, WTVM 9 has added weekend morning newscasts on Saturdays and will do so tomorrow as well. WTVM News Leader 9 Morning will now be on Saturdays from 7:00-8:00 and 9:00-10:00am with GMA Weekend in between at 8:00am. On Sundays, it will just be on for an hour from 7:00-8:00am as GMA Weekend will be on at 8:00am and ABC’s This Week is on at 9:00am.
WTVM 9 has become the first station in the market to add weekend morning newscasts. The newscasts is anchored by Brandon Saho with StormTeam 9 Weather from Meteorologist Elisabeth D’Amore. LIVE morning reports are delivered on the morning newscast from Andrew McDevitt and Marla Spence.
The Saturday morning newscast debuted today and will debut its Sunday morning newscast tomorrow, so for those in the Chattahoochee Valley, please keep note that weekend morning news is now available in the market.
Pretty exciting news with a historic moment in TV news in this market. Enjoy, Chattahoochee Valley!