Lehrmann Named GM at Beaumont’s KBTV

By Andrew Gauthier 

Broadcasting & Cable

WXVT Greenville (Miss.) VP/General Manager Darren Lehrmann has been named VP and general manager at Nexstar’s KBTV Beaumont/Port Arthur (Tx.). He begins Feb. 22 and reports to Nexstar co-COO Brian Jones.

KBTV is a Fox affiliate. The station became news last February when an arsonist set fire to its headquarters.

Lehrmann has run WXVT since 2005. Prior to that, he was general sales manager for Saga Communications in Victoria, Texas. More…