Post Tagged with: "WLOS"

Darcel to WLOS viewers: I’m recovering from an illness

Darcel to WLOS viewers: I’m recovering from an illness

Fans of longtime WLOS television news anchor Darcel Grimes have noted Grime’s absence from local newscasts. On Thursday, Grimes posted an update on WLOS’s page on Facebook: “I appreciate the concern regarding my absence from the Newscasts. I am recovering from an illness. My doctors say I am improving. I look forward to being back on the air soon. Thanks[Read More…]

by June 21, 2012 7 comments Asheville News

Off the air: WLOSer Charu Kumarhia

Here’s what Asheville Citizen-Times reporter John Boyle reports regarding no more Charu Kumharia on WLOS: It sounds like Charu is a full-time mom these days. The baby boy came Jan. 21, and Charu and hubby sound like they’re on cloud nine, although they could probably use a good nap like all new parents. As far as returning to the station,[Read More…]

by March 19, 2012 7 comments Asheville News

WLOSer Mario Boone: One loose Twitter trigger finger

WLOSer Mario Boone has only been on the job in Asheville for a couple of months, but he’s already made a name for himself – as a newsmen with an itchy Twitter finger. Over the past few weeks, Boone has tweeted incorrect news. In one case, he reported that a jury in murder trial had arrived at a verdict when[Read More…]

by February 3, 2012 5 comments Asheville features

Mario Boone joins WLOS

WLOS has hired a new reporter. His name is Mario Boone and comes from the CBS affiliate in Knoxville. More: MARIO BOONE is a North Carolina native who is happy to be working in his home state. He joins News 13 from the CBS affiliate in Knoxville, TN where he served as the Cops and Courts Beat reporter. One of[Read More…]

by November 28, 2011 0 comments Asheville News
Answer man: WLOSer Khumaria is pregnant

Answer man: WLOSer Khumaria is pregnant

Asheville Citizen-Times’answer man, reports: “I am pregnant,” said Kumarhia, who’s been with WLOS almost 10 years. “This is our first child, and I did have a rough start with the pregnancy.” Kumarhia, who is due in late January, has asthma and had some trouble with a severe attack early in the pregnancy while covering a story. Her doctor recommended she[Read More…]

by November 28, 2011 0 comments Asheville News