New ND Hired in Palm Springs

FTVLive told you that KESQ (Palm Springs) News Director Bob Smith was leaving the California station. 

Smith updated his situation on his social media as to why he was leaving his longtime job. 

KESQ has now named Smith's replacement.

Rebecca Johnson gets out of Media General's WNCN in Raleigh just in time, as Nexstar is about to takeover. 

Here is the internal memo, obtained by FTVLive, that was sent to the staff: