Charlotte’s WSOC Dumps Coakley, Ups Miller

By Andrew Gauthier 

Charlotte Observer

Vince Coakley, who succeeded Bill Walker as a prime anchor for WSOC five years ago, is leaving the station.

Coakley will be replaced this month by Blair Miller, who anchors Channel 9’s 5:30 p.m. newscast.


“This season of reporting and anchoring the news has run its course,” Coakley said in a statement. “It has been positive and meaningful for me.” More…