Thursday, December 01, 2016

Texas TV & radio job moves November 2016



DALLAS - FORT WORTH

Meteorologist Remeisha Shade leaves NBC 5.

Veteran sports reporter Ted Madden hanging it up at WFAA 8.

Lauren Nevitt made her debut November 5th as the traffic anchor for WFAA Saturday mornings from 7-9.

KTVT CBS 11 producer Kyle Weeks moves over to WFAA 8.

Kevin Graham Named PD At WBAP-KLIF/Dallas.

- Atom Smasher says he was let go from Dallas' 102.1 The Edge KDGE after format flip

HOUSTON

SB Nation Radio host Steve Bunin (formerly of CSN Houston, ESPN) is leaving Houston to become the morning anchor at KING Seattle.

FOX 26 KRIV reporter Natasha Geigel moves from evenings to mornings.

KTRK abc13 reporter Lauren Lea has left the station.

Charese Fruge To Exit CBS/Houston VP/Programming & OM Post.

Houston Chronicle education reporter Ericka Mellon is leaving the news biz to work in communications at the University of Houston College of Education.

Chris Stipes has joined UH media relations team.

Senior Media Relations Specialist Marisa Ramirez is now the Executive Director of Communications at UH Sugar Land.

- Dave Ward's father did not want him working at KTRK and other stories
- Dave Ward's honor saved by waitress and other radio stories
- Dave Ward traveled with the Houston Oilers for $15
- How Dave Ward found love in charity
- Lindsey Henry joins FOX 26
- Janelle Bludau joins KPRC 2
- Scarlett Fakhar is no longer with FOX 26

AUSTIN

Rebecca Trejo has started a new job at Austin’s KVUE News as a multi-media journalist.

KXAN Asst. News Director Tim Vetscher has left Texas to work in the investigative department of KSTP 5 Saint Paul, MN.

AROUND TEXAS

Meteorologist Zac Scott leaves KSWO Lawton, OK for KCEN Waco, Temple and Killeen.

WIAT 42 Birmingham, Alabama reporter Michael Oder returns to KBTX Bryan/College station as assistant news director.

News Channel 9 KTSM EL Paso Weekend Weathercaster/Reporter Vianey Arana leaves to work at KNTV San Francisco/Bay Area.

KLTV Tyler anchor/reporter Skylar Gallop leaves the news biz to become Communications Director of The Williams Group.

REMEMBERING

Alma Newsom, trailblazing black television anchor, dies at 70
- Former KHOU anchor Alma Newsom passes away.

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2 comments:

  1. You forgot one....in Houston, unprofessional and seemingly racist Scarlett Fakhar has been rightfully fired from KRIV.

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  2. Whatever happened to Jackie Vega from KXAN-TV NBC 36 Austin ?

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