TVSPy has been told longtime KRIS news director Sandra Richards is out at the Corpus Christi NBC affiliate.
Tipsters tell TVSpy Richards was let go after a visit by Cordillera Communications executives who blamed poor ratings for her dismissal.
TVSpy has also been told Hollis Grizzard will be the interim news director for the station. Grizzard is currently a senior strategist for Audience Research and Development, LLC in Fort Worth, TX, which bills itself as,”The Premier Local Media Company.”
Multiple attempts by TVSpy to reach general manager Tim Noble for comment have been unsuccessful.[newsblues.com]