Second round of cuts in 2009 for Raycom-owned station
Media of Birmingham has learned that Fox 6 (WBRC) had another round of layoffs on Monday, eliminating several part-time positions and declining renewal on a few contracts, affecting marketing and editorial departments.
In addition, Fox 6 has eliminated the 5 p.m. Saturday newscast.
Montgomery-based Raycom Media owns the Birmingham Fox affiliate.
Station management did not respond to e-mailed questions.
Update 7/20: We were going to peg the number at 13 laid off, but we found out today that reporter and weekend morning anchorwoman Tiffany Bittner was let go today, bringing the total to 14 total.
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