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Monday, October 21, 2013

Will KTRK abc13 be up for sale?, Houston TV reporters married and more

- Houston TV reporter slimed on live TV
- Who says all local news is the same? Well whoever it was, was right
- Moment of the two suicide bombings in the Syrian TV building during live interview
- KMOL News 4 San Antonio - KMOL Becomes WOAI (9/8/2002)
- Hurricane Jerry (1/4): Coverage from TWC & 13 Eyewitness News
- The Today Show Welcomes KUHT-TV (1953)
- 104 KRBE - LIVE from The Roxy (1998)

Disney once again considering sale of local TV stations
Will KTRK abc13 be for sale by Disney? I tweeted this Friday morning so follow me to get the big news on Twitter first or from my personal Facebook account.
- ABC Cat's Out Of The Bag, But Is It For Real?
- Could Disney convert ABC to a cable channel?

Dallas CBS O&O debuts new set, graphics
KTVT-TV, the CBS O&O in Dallas, took the wraps off its new set.

Local radio man Chris Arnold's future in jeopardy after accused plagiarism over Tony Romo article
Chris Arnold's radio future apparently is in jeopardy.

D/FW Radio: Salem's KSKY To Add Sean Hannity To Line-Up
Salem Communications Corporation announced today that national talk radio star Sean Hannity will be joining its NewsTalk station in Dallas, KSKY 660 AM The Answer.

Appreciation of BOOTED NEWS WOMEN Blog
- Caitilin Espinosa Is Happy To Be Back On The Blog
- Who's Wearing These Self Described 'Butt Kicking Boots'? REVEALED
- It's A GREAT DAY In Houston When Deborah Duncan Wears OVER The KNEE GREY SUEDE BOOTS!!!!!!!
- Nerisa Knight And Alex Wehrley Are Going To Make A Great Booted Combo On Eye Opener
- Now That Didn't Take Long

Sports anchor Bob Allen pays tribute to Bum Phillips
KHOU 11 Sports Anchor Bob Allen on Saturday paid tribute to former Houston Oilers coach Bum Phillips, who died Friday night at the age 90.
- Broadcaster Ron Franklin remembers Bum Phillips

Two Houston reporters tie the knot
Fox 26 KRIV's Rashi Vats and KHOU 11's Daniel Gotera got married over the weekend. Congrats. (Thanks to PR Fairy @farbulous)

Hall opts not to attend Houston Chronicle screening with Parker
Top mayoral challenger Ben Hall refused to attend a candidate screening with incumbent Annise Parker at the Houston Chronicle Friday afternoon, just 15 minutes before it was scheduled to start.

CSN Houston ‘will not’ survive without bankruptcy, Comcast says
Comcast and the Astros traded tartly worded legal documents in their struggle over the future of Comcast SportsNet Houston on Tuesday, with less than two weeks to go before an Oct. 28 court hearing that could decide the fate of the network and its 130 employees.

The Paper Celebrates Five Years Of Coverage for The Woodlands, Spring, Conroe and North Houston Areas
The Paper is five-years-old (We launched the first issue of our site way back on October 15, 2008), and we are proud to now be able to brag that our readership has grown in leaps and bounds each and every year of our operation.

Houston Firefighter on reality show
The A.R.K.N. Group is proud to announce the second episode of "Extreme Cheapskates" a reality show staring Marlin Thomas and his family. "Extreme Cheapskates" is a reality series produced by Sharp Entertainment about a family who struggles with their family member that is frugal. This episodes explores a frugal firefighter who goes through great lengths to save money. This is not Marlin Thomas first time on television; he was an extra on NBC Television Series "Chicago Fire" and he and his family are in talks with a television network for another reality series. Marlin is currently a Houston Firefighter and is pursuing a career as an actor. First episodes begin October 30th on the TLC Network
Channel 63 at 9pm.

Join Deborah Duncan, Diane Schurr for a night of music, comedy
Join "Great Day Houston" host Deborah Duncan and “The Queen of Jazz” Diane Schuur for a night of comedy and song on November 5 at Zilkha Hall Hobby Center.

Beamer’s Rant’: New WOAI news segment gives anchor a podium
WOAI-TV’s Randy Beamer doesn’t seem that comfortable with the idea himself.

San Antonio: Border Media Deals To Larry Wilson
L&L Broadcasting has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase radio stations from the Border Media Business Trust. Border Media Business Trust, LP owns eight radio stations located in and around San Antonio, Texas.

Fox 7 hires new reporter
KTBC has added a new reporter to its news team, Ashley Paredez arrives from Amarillo's KFDA.
- MADD honors Fox 7 reporter

Leno goes for a spin at Circuit of the Americas
A special visitor stopped by Austin's Circuit Of The Americas on Thursday. Tonight Show host and car enthusiast Jay Leno took a spin out on the track ahead of NBC's coverage at the U.S. Grand Prix in November.

Texas’ Killen Daily Herald names business editor
Mason Canales has been named business editor of the Killeen Daily Herald.


Former KTRH NewsRadio 740 host dies
Radio host Tara Howard Knauff has passed away after a long battle with cancer, friends say.

- November TV sweeps story ideas 2013
- Fox 26's Sally MacDonald delivers
- Ericka Miller joins KEYE Austin

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