WTAP GM to Retire in March

By Kevin Eck 

WTAP general manager Roger Sheppard is retiring in March.

During the 30 years Sheppard has been at the Gray-owned Parkersburg, W.V. CBS, Fox and NBC affiliate, he’s worked as a reporter, an anchor, a news director, an account executive, and a local sales manager before being named GM in 2000.

The station reports his last day will be Friday, March 3.