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Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Weatherman Fails, Michael Berry and more

- Weatherman Fails! (Thanks Will-E)
- KTLA Hands Over Weather Forecast to Lingerie Models
- Anchorwoman Sausage Blooper
- WFAA Anchor Freaks Out, Mistaking Video Cable for a Snake
- Car Crashes Behind WNYW’s Antwan Lewis During Live Report on Whitney Houston’s Funeral
- WPXI Reporter's video goes "viral"
- KHOU 11 News This Morning - Lily Jang Kickball
- KXAS Reporter Coverage

Michael Berry coverage
The 740 KTRH Michael Berry story has gone viral, but it's interesting to see of the Houston media, which outlet is covering it and which is not.
UPDATE 2/21 11:15am - Michael Berry responds to hit-and-run allegations
Talk show host's alleged hit-and-run under review
Video allegedly shows talk show host inside gay bar on night of hit-and-run
Another inquiry may look into alleged Michael Berry hit-and-run
KILT Hosts Record Incisive Michael Berry Rap Song
Michael Berry talks to Mike McGuff

Former KPRC 2 reporter to anchor in Chicago
Eight months after WBBM-Channel 2 abruptly released Steve Bartelstein...former KPRC 2 reporter Kris Gutierrez, 34, currently a Dallas-based national correspondent for Fox News, will join the station as a morning news anchor.
- Krystle and Kris Gutierrez leaving their respective Foxes, heading to Chicago
- The family life of a cable TV reporter and anchor expecting a baby

Photos: On the set with Lily and Ron
Ron Trevino and Lily Jang on her first day as co-anchor of "KHOU 11 News This Morning."
- Lily Jang says goodbye to Seattle on KING-TV after first day at KHOU
- KHOU 11 puts Lily Jang in mornings from KCPQ Q13 Seattle

Former 'Great Day SA' reporter Vanessa Macias competes on 'Amazing Race'
You used to see her on "Great Day SA," now Vanessa Macias is about to trek around the globe on CBS' "Amazing Race."
- Why S.A.’s ‘Survivor’ beauty shone and could go far

Austin Weather–Sunny and Bright
Music Man and Meteorologist Mark Murray Loves His Job at KVUE-TV.

Astros will lose longtime voice after 2012, but not Milo Hamilton, the man behind it
From the moment he first sat behind a microphone as a young serviceman in 1945, Milo Hamilton has never been the retiring type. As he embarks on his final year as the home-game radio voice of the Astros, Hamilton went to great lengths to emphasize he isn’t retiring.

Richard Justice Disses the Chron
When he left his job as the paper's lead sports columnist to write for, Richard Justice was effusive in his praise for the Houston Chronicle. That changed last weekend.

Texas Watchdog wins investigative award for coverage of the state’s windstorm agency
Texas Watchdog’s reporting on the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association by Steve Miller was selected as a winner in the 2011 Best in Business journalism contest, sponsored by the Society of American Business Editors and Writers.

Batch of photos shows early days at KPRC
Part of the collection of Houston Post negatives kept at the Houston Chronicle includes what must be about 100 photos from when KPRC operated on Post Oak, where the Williams Waterwall is today.

History lesson for KTVT and KTXA (KTXH is mentioned) in Dallas-Fort Worth
KTVT At A Glance, Part 1
KTVT At A Glance, Part 2
KTXA At A Glance

More celeb servers hired for ESCAPE 2012 Celebrity Serve Benefit
Former KLOL rockers Dayna Steele and Lanny Griffith (News 92 KROI), KTRK 13's Casey Curry, KUHT 8's Ernie Manouse, Milo Hamilton, pro football players Shawn Rodgers and Junior Galette. Click to see the other Houston celebrities.

Michael Garofalo joined WOAI in San Antonio as morning anchor. Most recently, Michael was an anchor at WKMG in Orlando. (Napoli Management Group)

Raul Martinez will join the sports team with KDVR in Denver at the end of March as weekend sports anchor and reporter. He leaves KVIA in El Paso where he has been the sports director for the past six years. (Napoli Management Group)

Paul Cicala is promoted to sports director from weekend sports anchor at KVIA in El Paso. (Napoli Management Group)

Terri Gruca renews her agreement with KVUE in Austin as primary anchor. (Napoli Management Group)

- KIII 3 increases morning show with John Thomas Kobos
- KPRC 2 hires fmr. beauty queen, Sharron Melton vs Lily Jang and more COMMENT: Click to leave your thoughts on this post here