FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Media General, Inc. to Announce Fourth-Quarter and Full Year 2012 Results, Host Conference Call on January 31, 2013
RICHMOND, Va. – Media General, Inc. (NYSE: MEG), a local broadcast television and digital media company, said today that it will report its fourth-quarter and full-year 2012 results before the market opens on Thursday, January 31, 2013. The company will host a conference call for shareholders and analysts to discuss the results at 2:30 p.m. ET that afternoon. The conference call will be simultaneously webcast on the company’s website.
Shareholders and analysts may access the conference call by dialing 866-831-6234 about 10 minutes prior to the 2:30 p.m. start. The participant passcode is “Media General.” All others may access the live webcast by logging on to www.mediageneral.com and clicking on the “Live Webcast” link on the homepage about 10 minutes in advance.
A replay of the webcast will be available online at www.mediageneral.com beginning at 3:30 p.m. on January 31, 2013. A telephone replay will also be available, beginning at 1:00 p.m. on February 1, 2013, and ending at 11:59 p.m. on February 8, 2013, by dialing 888-286-8010 or 617-801-6888 and using the passcode 57846918.
About Media General
Media General is a leading provider of news, information and entertainment across 18 network-affiliated broadcast television stations and their associated digital media and mobile platforms. The company’s stations serve consumers and advertisers in strong local markets, primarily in the Southeast. Media General’s network affiliates include eight NBC stations, eight CBS stations, one ABC station and one CW station. Six of the company’s stations operate in the Top 40 markets in the United States. Media General’s stations reach more than one-third of TV households in the Southeast and more than 8 percent of U.S. TV households. Media General entered the television business in 1955 when it launched WFLA-TV in Tampa, Florida, as an NBC affiliate. Today, WFLA is the company’s largest TV station, operating in the 14th largest DMA in the United States.