Anchor Departing New Orleans’ WGNO

By Andrew Gauthier 

The Times-Picayune

WGNO-Channel 26 anchor Michael Hill announced Wednesday via Facebook that he is departing the station to form his own media company, Michael Hill Media.

“Thank you for watching these last 6 years!” he says in the post. The new company already has a website — — which he described as “a work in progress.”

“I’m a veteran news anchor in New Orleans,” Hill says on the site. “For you, I offer my voice, my talent in front of the camera and my skills from behind it. More…