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Former Jacksonville Anchor Bert Roselle Dies

BertRoselle-jpgBert Roselle, who anchored for WJKS, Jacksonville’s ABC affiliate in the 1970s and 80s, has died. He was 80.

Roselle started his broadcasting career doing news and weather at WFGA in 1959. WFGA is now WTLV. Roselle also worked at WSB in Atlanta, WCAU in Philadelphia and KHOU in Houston.

In 1972, he came back to Jacksonville to work as news director at WJKS. According to WJXT, Roselle also co-anchored the evening news as WJKS changed from ABC to NBC and back to ABC in the 1980s.

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