Morris Completes DirecTV Retrans Deal


Morris Network, which operates six television stations in six markets, said late Thursday that it has completed a retransmission consent agreement with DirecTV.
The stations are WMGT (NBC) Macon, Ga.; WTVQ (ABC) Lexington, Ky.; WCBI (CBS) Columbus, Miss.; WXXV (Fox) Gulfport, Miss.; WWAY (ABC) Wilmington, N.C.; and WDEF (CBS) Chattanooga, Tenn.
Morris Network is a division of Morris Multimedia, a Savannah, Ga. -based privately held media company that also includes Morris Newspaper Corp., owner of more than 70 publications in seven states and the Caribbean.