Bill Ratliff, the longtime anchor and managing editor at News Channel 8 in Tampa, died Tuesday, May 8, 2012. Ratliff worked for News Channel 8 for 27 years, from 1982 to 2009. He won numerous awards from news and social organizations. He leaves his wife, Linda, a son Chet and daughter Shannon.
Published in TBO.com from May 8 to June 7, 2012