Friends, co-workers and others took to social media to wish Bill Capo good-bye Friday after 36 years at WWL-TV. Here's a look at some of them:
New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu: Thanks @BillCapo for your years of dedication to journalism, the people of NOLA, and every pothole! We sincerely will miss you on @WWLTV.
Loyola New Orleans: Loyola alumnus Bill Capo, '75 to sign off the air after 36 years at WWL-TV. Congratulations Bill!
Sally-Ann Roberts: @BillCapo has been a blessing to so many! God bless you Bill!
Mike Perlstein, reporter, WWL-TV: @BillCapo, local TV legend, helped more ordinary people over his 36-year career than anyone in local broadcast history. Enjoy, Bill.
Former WWL-TV reporter Tania Dall: Always a class act & mentor to rookie journalists! Happy retirement to my dear friend @BillCapo.
Carl Arredondo, WWL-TV Meteorologist: It has been an honor and pleasure to have worked with @BillCapo who retires today after 36 yrs! A class act & legend! #4WWL
Lyons Yellin, WWL-TV sportscaster: One more for the road: Truly one of the nicest, most genuine people I've ever had the pleasure to work with. @BillCapo, you will be missed.
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