Echostar quietly has added nearly 6,000 new jobs nationwide during the past year. Details HERE. An apparent breakdown in communication has left some Louisville-area DirecTV customers without their local TV channels. DirecTV moved eight of its local channel markets to a new satellite and notified customers that they would need to upgrade their dish. Some of the customers obviously didn't get the message. More HERE. Looks like GAC (Great American Country) is coming to DirecTV. More HERE.