For what it’s worth, a THV 11 News employee notes on Facebook that this is the new graphics package the Gannett Co.-owned CBS affiliate will be switching to soon. As a nerdy kid growing up, I used to love it when the local TV folks debuted new sets, logos and graphics. This package definitely seems […]
Today, the day began with cupcakes.
What a night. After the evening tracking the polls for Arkansas Business and Today’s THV, here’s my quick wrap-up of last night’s results in Arkansas and beyond.
Need to catch up on your Arkansas Business news? You can watch our new Week in Review segments on “Today’s THV This Morning Saturday” during the 7:30 a.m. half-hour. It’s a quick recap of the week in business news, plus a look ahead.
Mornings start early on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays.
Above, my Monday hit on Today’s THV at 6, talking about Luke Jones’ Arkansas Business cover story this week on Murphy Oil Corp. of El Dorado. The oil company, whose CEO David Wood resigned last month, is in the middle of trying to sell it’s last remaining refinery and focusing more heavily on its retail […]
At noon, discussing the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling on President Obama’s health care overhaul law with Today’s THV‘s Stefanie Bryant. And hey — most were surprised at Chief Justice Roberts’ role in all this, but someone at Talking Points Memo was not.
I lent some comments to a quick hit on last night’s Today THV’s newscasts about how the wind industry is positioned in Arkansas. The hook? The U.S. Wind Industry’s Annual Market Report list Arkansas as one of the top states attracting major wind energy manufactures. … According to the Natural Resource Defense Council, Arkansas generates […]
I stopped by Today’s THV last night to talk about Mark Friedman’s story on Wal-Mart’s social media plans, available in this week’s edition of Arkansas Business.Friedman surveys Wal-Mart’s recent social media and e-commerce acquisitions — Kosmix, Yihaodian, Newput — and Facebook strategy and reports that this could be the beginning to a big push by […]
Above, my live hit this morning on “Today’s THV This Morning” ahead of today’s third-generation iPad launch. Drinking game: Every time someone says “device,” take a shot! And that white earbud in my ear? That was my audio link to the studio today, connected to an iPhone in my back pocket. Today was obviously my […]