Ray Chumley, Vice President and General Manager of WTOK TV, has announced his retirement effective at the end of this year. Chumley joined WTOK in 1997. His career in television has spanned over 50 years in such markets as Steubenville, OH, Terre Haute, IN, Columbus, GA and Rockford, IL.
Senior Vice President of Gray Television, Pat Dalbey, has announced that longtime WTOK Operations Manager Tim Walker has been promoted to the position of General Manager effective January 1. Walker has been part of the WTOK team for over 18 years.
“All of us appreciate the years of service that Ray has given to WTOK and wish he and his wife Dottie the best as they spend more time with their children and grandchildren,” said Dalbey. “We congratulate Tim on his appointment as General Manager and look forward to working with him to continue the tradition of quality television service for the viewers of WTOK-TV.”
WTOK-TV is the dominant ABC affiliate serving east Mississippi and west Alabama.