Dale Nicholson honored at KATV

A ceremony honoring Dale Nicholson was held at KATV Thursday night.

General Manager Mark Rose announced the dedication of the Channel 7 news studio in honor of Dale.

Also{}the announcement of the Dale Nicholson Scholarship and our owners, the Albritons, donated{}$5000 to the scholarship.

Dale spent more than fifty years here at Channel 7, more than three decades as general manager.

Throughout those years he help launch the careers of many successful journalists who now work around the country.

"They're working in Philadelphia, they've worked in New York, they've worked in LA. They've been all over the place and Dale kind of tried his knowledge of the news side really was influential in their lives and getting them on the right path and he has just touched so many people, he really has," said Mark Rose.