Television Company Belo Corp. (BLC) Holds Annual Meeting of Shareholders

May 07, 2013, 13:00 ET from Belo Corp.

DALLAS, May 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Television Company Belo Corp. (NYSE:  BLC) held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders this morning.  Four Class III directors were re-elected:  Judith L. Craven, director since December 1992, Dealey D. Herndon, director since May 1986, Wayne R. Sanders, director since May 2003, and McHenry T. Tichenor, Jr., director since August 2009.  These Class III directors will be eligible to serve a three-year term until the 2016 annual meeting. 

Shareholders also approved the Belo 2013 Executive Compensation Plan and ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as Belo's independent registered public accounting firm.  

About Belo Corp.
Television company Belo Corp. (NYSE:   BLC) owns and operates 20 television stations (nine in the top 25 markets) and their associated websites.  Belo stations, which include affiliations with ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, and the CW, reach more than 14 percent of U.S. television households in 15 highly-attractive markets.  Belo stations rank first or second in nearly all of their local markets.  Additional information is available at or by contacting Paul Fry, vice president/Investor Relations & Assistant Treasurer, at 214-977-4465.

SOURCE Belo Corp.