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On 6/15/2021 at 8:17 PM, froyo49 said:

Someone posted the open for FL24 this weekend. I had no idea what it was but it appears to be their answer to CBSN local but statewide. Graphics are standard Scripps apart from the open, and it sounds like they got Stephen to make a custom theme.  

 

 

 

Here's the article from TVNewsCheck's Market Share about the new Florida24 theme from Stephen Arnold. It also includes the full main theme.

 

Stephen Arnold Makes Music For Scripps News Network - Marketshare (tvnewscheck.com)

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Like a major news story, I thought this deserved a SPECIAL GRAPHIC, but in light of recent debuts, this is all we're gonna get...  

Coincidentally, earlier today, I made a spoof of the new Scripps gfx.  I wasn't planning on posting it on TVNT, but now I can't help myself.  Enjoy!     

Needs a beveled outline of the Lighthouse.

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On 6/15/2021 at 8:25 PM, ColtFromGulfcoast said:

PLEASE let this be an alternate music option for the Scripps stations.

 

 

Welllll.... I think you got your wish. WTKR and WGNT are now using the Florida24 version of the theme for all their opens.

 

Blaine Stewart's Twitter post from the 12th...

 

Blaine Stewart on Twitter: "Tracking more big stories in our 8:00 hour. Also, I'm loving the new music in our show opens. @WTKR3 https://t.co/3DnWlLwO1D" / Twitter

 

Here's the full theme from Stephen Arnold Music's YouTube Page.

 

Florida 24 Network - YouTube

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44 minutes ago, tw-804 said:

 

Welllll.... I think you got your wish. WTKR and WGNT are using the Florida24 version of the theme for all their opens.

 

Blaine Stewart's Twitter post from the 12th...

 

Blaine Stewart on Twitter: "Tracking more big stories in our 8:00 hour. Also, I'm loving the new music in our show opens. @WTKR3 https://t.co/3DnWlLwO1D" / Twitter

 

Here's the full theme from Stephen Arnold Music's YouTube Page.

 

Florida 24 Network - YouTube

 

Lol. I know why too, but I can't give away the tea.

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I hope WTMJ picks up that theme. They seem to be changing around a lot of set pieces here and there and shuffling things around (there seems to be a new full-sized array monitor finally on set instead of TVs on wheels?), although whoever designed the color during this transition chose a very blinding baby blue background that just doesn't work. 

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2 hours ago, tw-804 said:

 

Welllll.... I think you got your wish. WTKR and WGNT are now using the Florida24 version of the theme for all their opens.

 

Blaine Stewart's Twitter post from the 12th...

 

Blaine Stewart on Twitter: "Tracking more big stories in our 8:00 hour. Also, I'm loving the new music in our show opens. @WTKR3 https://t.co/3DnWlLwO1D" / Twitter

 

Here's the full theme from Stephen Arnold Music's YouTube Page.

 

Florida 24 Network - YouTube

Alright, WTKR/WGNT! 

 

That sounds much more like them. 

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Laura Velasquez leaves WXMI Fox17 after just 8 months she joined the station in Feb of 2021 she is a native to West Michigan as she worked for Wood TV for 7 years before leaving for Denver to work at KDVR and then ACCUWeather Network before she was laid off in March 2020 and is suing them. I thought that Laura would've stayed for at least a year & half to 2 years I didn't think she would be gone after just 8 months.

 

Ever since Scripps took over Fox17 2 years ago a lot of talent have left the station either to other TV stations or getting out of the business as Fox17 lost 2 of the morning anchors a couple of months ago one moved to Cal to be closer to family another is still at the station doing different stuff.

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On 10/15/2021 at 12:46 PM, ABC 7 Denver said:

 

Lol. I know why too, but I can't give away the tea.

Lemme guess the tea… every single Scripps station communicated how crappy the new music was and told corporate they needed a more urgent cut. 
 

The “Florida 24” theme is a way of corporate caving and giving them what they want while being able to say “we didn’t screw up… this is a totally new theme that we only ever intended for Florida24 to use… but if it turns out our other stations want to use it, so be it.”

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4 hours ago, MarkBRollins88_v2 said:

Lemme guess the tea… every single Scripps station communicated how crappy the new music was and told corporate they needed a more urgent cut. 
 

The “Florida 24” theme is a way of corporate caving and giving them what they want while being able to say “we didn’t screw up… this is a totally new theme that we only ever intended for Florida24 to use… but if it turns out our other stations want to use it, so be it.”

 

Too much conspiracy.

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