Miranda Combs Named WTVQ News Director

By Kevin Eck 

Miranda Combs is joining Lexington, Ky. ABC affiliate WTVQ as news director.

“We’re looking at changing times in the landscape of television news. Miranda brings extensive experience in tv, government and private sector work that led us to this decision,” said general manager Chris Aldridge. “We are thrilled to have her caliber of journalism and friendships with people all over the state on our team.”

Combs comes to WTVQ from Lexington’s Fox affiliate WDKY where she was assistant news director. She left WKYT in 2020 to join the Kentucky Secretary of State as communications director.

On her LinkedIn page, Combs wrote, “8 days in … Goals: grow morale, leadership and kick butt.”