Word is that the BELO is calling for all hands on deck meetings at their stations.
For instance an "ALL EMPLOYEE" meeting has been called for 2:30pm at KTVK in Phoenix.
The GM's at the BELO station have been given their talking points from corporate and will address the staff about the news that Gannett is buying the company.
Although some employees are already a bit worried as to what will happen, there is time. The transaction of the deal is not expected to close until near the end of the year.
FTVLive has been to,d that Today's meeting is more about "calming down the troops" and answering some basic questions.