Mike Francis

Mike Francis, chief meteorologist at KARK-TV, Ch. 4, has accepted the position of chief meteorologist at WXIA in Atlanta.

He started at KARK-TV on June 25, 2001. His last newscast here will be July 1. To read more about his move on ArkansasBusiness.com, click here

It's the latest move in a tumultuous year for local newscast personalities. Last week, competitors at KATV-TV, Channel 7, and KTHV-TV, Channel 11, announced anchor changes to their morning and evening newscasts.