WAVY's new anchor makes his debut today

WAVY's new anchor makes his debut today

There are 55 comments on the Hampton Roads Daily Press story from Dec 10, 2007, titled WAVY's new anchor makes his debut today. In it, Hampton Roads Daily Press reports that:

Tom Schaad will debut as news anchor at WAVY-TV this evening. Schaad will co-anchor the station's newscasts at 5, 6 and 11 p.m. He was hired to fill the position that has been open since Les Smith left the ...

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AJB

United States

#47 Dec 12, 2007
Andrew wrote:
Boycott this new anchor and WAVY-10. He took a job away from a dedicated employee who was unfairly treated by Lintv management.
He didn't "take a job away from a dedicated employee..." He applied for a job and was selected from several applicants and got the job.

By the way, the job BELONGS to management and not to the person, who fills it.
Andrew

United States

#48 Dec 12, 2007
AJB wrote:
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He didn't "take a job away from a dedicated employee..." He applied for a job and was selected from several applicants and got the job.
By the way, the job BELONGS to management and not to the person, who fills it.
That's true up to a point. Viewers have the ultimate power. If they don't watch then management has failed. In WAVY's case management has failed by mistreating numerous employees. WAVY-10 and Fox-43 has been taking lessons on how to screw their employees. We should not reward them by watching. WVEC-13 is a much better choice.
Andrew

United States

#49 Dec 12, 2007
think wrote:
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NO, he didn't take the job away from Les. Les has been gone 6 months or more. Please.....due to employee confidentuality, we will never know why he left unless he tells. If you don't like wavy, change the channel...
Les is not the only one. What about David Nelson, Kay Young, Adam Owen and the many others? Yet fatso whining Mary Kay and Andy Fox remain? Very strange.
Oogler

United States

#50 Dec 12, 2007
WoWWoW wrote:
As long as they keep Kerri Fury, Stephanie Harris, Cheryl Tan (I think they're hot), Jon Cash & Don Slater they'll have me as a viewer.
Slater and Cash don't do much for me but Kerri Fury, Stephanie Harris and Cheryl Tan gets my blood pumping. Especially Kerri. Wow she is hot.
Longtime Viewer

Mechanicsville, VA

#52 Jan 5, 2008
Does anyone know where Les Smith went?
John B

Hampton, VA

#53 Jan 5, 2008
The new guy on channel 10 made me move to channel 3, I have watched WAVY for at least twenty years but the new guy tunrs my stomach.
Man Overboard

Portsmouth, VA

#54 Jan 7, 2008
Longtime Viewer wrote:
Does anyone know where Les Smith went?
Les left for personal reasons...
Jack

Campbell, CA

#55 Jan 7, 2008
Man Overboard wrote:
<quoted text> Les left for personal reasons...
What about David Nelson? What about Kay Young? Why was Stephanie Harris demoted to reporter? What about the rest of the MIA's? Lintv is screwed up. Treats their employees like dirt. Yet a lot of people still watch them which will never make them change.
um i dunno

Williamsburg, VA

#56 Sep 26, 2008
david nelson was a good anchor. ill miss him.
um i dunno

Williamsburg, VA

#57 Sep 26, 2008
he was a good anchor, davis nelson
Revolutionary

Gloucester, VA

#58 Jan 1, 2010
WoWWoW wrote:
As long as they keep Kerri Fury, Stephanie Harris, Cheryl Tan (I think they're hot), Jon Cash & Don Slater they'll have me as a viewer.
Kerri Furey.

What a dish, if only she'd get rid of that ugly 'bob' hairdo that seems to be so popular, especially among the female Walmart employees.

When ever there's something about the Navy on Wavy Kerri starts beaming like some Ocean View bar hooker when the ships come into port.

And why is she so close to that right-wing radio shill Jimmy Ray Dunn ?
Revolutionary

Gloucester, VA

#59 Jan 1, 2010
Haaa, Haaaaa !
Revolutionary

Gloucester, VA

#60 Jan 1, 2010
Ahh, what's the matter Hampton Topix, is Kerri Tidewater's little Right-Wing Sweetheart ?

Kinda like that casting couch cutie Sarah Palin ?
Revolutionary

Gloucester, VA

#61 Jan 1, 2010
Kerri has hopes of becoming a FOX News shill one day.
bon quie quie

Suffolk, VA

#62 Sep 3, 2010
Best of luck to Jon Cash! I will be watching 13 from now on!

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