Media General, Inc. ("Media General" or the "Company;" NYSE: MEG), will report its second quarter 2016 earnings results before the market opens on August 5, 2016. Media General will no longer be holding an earnings conference call given that its pending merger with Nexstar Broadcasting Group, Inc. ("Nexstar;" Nasdaq: NXST) is expected to close late in the third quarter / early in the fourth quarter of 2016.

About Media General

Media General is one of the nation's largest local media companies that operates or services 71 television stations in 48 markets. Our robust portfolio of broadcast, digital and mobile products informs and engages 23% of U.S. TV households and 43% of the U.S. Internet audience.

Media General has one of the industry's largest and most diverse digital media businesses that includes Federated Media, HYFN and Dedicated Media. With unmatched local-to-national reach and integrated marketing solutions, Media General is a one-stop-shop for agencies and brands that want to effectively and efficiently reach their target audiences across all screens. Media General trades on the NYSE under the symbol "MEG." For more information, visit www.mediageneral.com.

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