WPTV, the Scripps station is West Palm Beach is using one of their longtime Anchors for a sweeps stunt.
If she doesn't get fired or die in the next 5 days, Kelly Dunn will have worked at the station for 30 years.
The station writes that it hopes #Dunn30 can reach local trending status on Feb. 10th and that all day on Feb. 10, WPTV NewsChannel 5 will celebrate Dunn’s 30 years of extraordinary broadcasting.
You know, because it's all about me TV.
“As the long-time market leader of local evening news, Kelley Dunn has broken major stories and touched our community like no other,” said Lloyd Bucher, vice president and general manager for WPTV NewsChannel 5. “Her warmth and compassion comes across as heartfelt on-air, as it does behind the scenes. I’m honored to work alongside such a genuine journalist and friend.”
The station has even set up a special page for Dunn on their website and says, “We invite our audiences to join us as we celebrate Kelley,” said Nicole Hogensen, assistant news director for WPTV NewsChannel 5. “We will feature several surprises throughout the day on Feb. 10. We cannot reveal all the details but we hope our viewers keep watching to see our special guests and event highlights.”
I don't know about you guys, but I can hardly wait.