The Ticker: Pelley, HLN, Casone


By Chris Ariens Comment

  • “CBS Evening News” anchor Scott Pelley will emcee this year’s George Foster Peabody Awards ceremony. The winners of the Peabody Awards will be announced next Wednesday. The 72nd annual event will be held May 20 at the Waldorf-Astoria.

  • The Jodi Arias trial isn’t just boosting HLN’s ratings, the network’s website had its best month ever in February, since its Oct. 2011 launch. The site drew 37.1 million page views, up +187% over last February.

  • FBN’s Cheryl Casone got into TV Journalism to help people. “I don’t just want to tell viewers what’s going on-I want them to understand it,” she tells Opportunist Magazine.