Wednesday, February 08, 2012

Houston TV news from snow storm 12/22/1989

KHOU 11 News at Noon Clips & Close, 12/22/1989
Brief montage of stories from the midday edition of KHOU's newscast, just before Christmas 1989. The top story this day, naturally, is the snow and ice slickened roadways around the Houston area. Features the late Sylvan Rodriguez, Meteorologist Mario Gomez and reporters Susan Starnes, Bill Jeffreys and John Getter.


Clips from the KPRC 2 midday show Nearly Noon from just before Christmas 1989 where the topic of the rare snowfall, cold temperatures and traffic tie ups are covered. Features Dan O'Rourke, Gail Anderson, Ted Shaw and Amy Huggins as well as an appearance from Santa Claus.

KHOU 11 News at 6 Long Close, 12/22/1989
Here's the close to KHOU's 6 PM newscast from the Friday just before Christmas, 1989. It features a montage of scenes from around the area, mostly of people enjoying the rare snow fall and it's after effects at Hermann Park, specifically around the Miller Outdoor Theater. It's set to a version of "Let it Snow" performed by Leon Redbone.

KTRK 13 Eyewitness News 6PM Friday Close, 12/22/1989
Here's most of the close to the 6 PM edition of 13 Eyewitness News, featuring an instrumental version of "Winter Wonderland" as well as a montage of cold and snowy neighborhoods around town after the winter storm which had taken place earlier that day. COMMENT: Click to leave your thoughts on this post here