New Anchor Lineup Announced at WBRZ

By Kevin Eck 

Mike Shingleton has joined WBRZ as an evening news anchor.

Starting on Monday, January 4, 2016, former weekend anchor Chris Nakamoto will join Sylvia Weatherspoon and chief weather forecaster Pat Shingleton at 5 p.m., then at 6 and 10 p.m., Mike Shingleton will work alongside Nakamoto, Weatherspoon, the weather Shingleton and sports director Michael Cauble.

“Michael and Chris bring extensive experience and are an example of great journalists,” said WBRZ news director Lee Polowczuk. “They aren’t just an anchors who read the daily news, they will continue their relentless passion for investigative reporting, and doing whatever it takes to make this community better. I’m also looking forward to their leadership in the newsroom.”

Shingleton returns to WBRZ after working at WTVT in Tampa, Fla. Nakamoto will continue to be chief investigator for the station.