Want to ask a question? Click here

Whatever became of local news personality Les Patternotte?

Ken Little
StarNews

“The last that I heard about Les Patternotte was that he was living in Frederick, Md., where he was doing some writing,” Bob Townsend, longtime anchor of “Carolina in the Morning” on WECT-TV, said in an email.

Patternotte was the 11 p.m. news anchor on WECT in the mid-1970s for about two years, Townsend said.

RELATED LINKS:

Where is Robb Ellis, the meteorologist on WECT newscasts?

To settle a family debate, is WECT-TV anchor Frances Weller married?

 

User-contributed question by:
Fory

Got a comment about this post or know more about the answer? Click here to let us know!


Bookmark and Share

3 Responses to “ Whatever became of local news personality Les Patternotte?”

  1. On January 3, 2013 at 7:07 pm Susan wrote:

    Here’s Les (lower right in the photo) in a theater production at Chesapeake College in Wye Mills, MD in 2010. I worked with him for several years at WECT in the late 70s/early 80s – he did other things besides anchor the news.
    http://www.chesapeake.edu/publicinfo/biosart.asp?nid=141

    Don’t know anything else – personally or on Google!

  2. On January 6, 2013 at 3:42 pm Susan wrote:

    I also meant to point out that you’ve all spelled his name wrong. There’s only one double T: Paternotte.

  3. On February 7, 2013 at 7:07 pm Tom Cox wrote:

    Re: Les,, I play Bridge with that fine person about twice a week….Great Bridge Player….When we were introduced about 3 years ago my reaction was WOW!!! Weren’t you on TV years ago? I surely remember your name.



X
Ask a question
X

Ask a question

If you’re looking for answers about living in coastal North Carolina, you’ve come to the right place. If we don’t have the answer to your question, we’ll find out or try to find someone who does. Hey, that’s our job! So, ask your question below and we’ll do our best to find the answer. Once we do, we’ll post it in an appropriate category.





Can we use your name to credit you by name (no e-mail or other contact information) with this question when we post an answer?
Yes
Your question:

Post a comment
X

Talk to us!

Have a comment about this post or know more about the answer? Use this form to let us know. Note that all comments are moderated and must be approved before they are posted, although you may see your own comments the first time you post them.





Your comment: