Tacking on More News in Greenville

Meredith owned WHNS (Greenville-Spartanburg) is adding another newscast later this month to t̶a̶k̶e̶ ̶a̶d̶v̶a̶n̶t̶a̶g̶e̶ ̶o̶f̶ ̶p̶o̶l̶i̶t̶i̶c̶a̶l̶ ̶a̶d̶ ̶d̶o̶l̶l̶a̶r̶s̶give viewers the more news they all craved.

WHNS is adding new weekday newscast at 4 p.m. beginning on Oct. 20.

“The expansion at 4 p.m. is a natural progression of Fox Carolina’s growth in the Greenville-Spartanburg-Asheville-Anderson market and our ratings success in the morning and late news products,” said WHNS General Manager John Hayes. “We are thrilled to be expanding our news presence and give the market its first look at the day’s important headlines, weather and traffic in the early evening.”

 With the addition of The Four O’clock News, WHNS will produce 6.5 hours of news daily, the largest amount of local news content in the market, according to the station.