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101 KLOL documentary Runaway Radio Houston screening
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Tuesday, June 12, 2012

How Dominique Sachse eats, new KTVT anchor and more

- Newscasters love sexting cougars
- Reporter Chases Down Suspects While Covering Church Vandalism
- Houston's Ron Stone July 1962

An interview with KPRC TV’s Dominique Sachse: how she stays healthy
This month’s interview with Dominique Sachse reveals the KPRC TV evening news anchor has a balanced approach between working out and healthy eating.

No Mass Grave, but a Defamation Lawsuit
A Texas couple claim in court that they were defamed by major media companies, including The New York Times, Belo Corp., CNN, Thomson Reuters and ABC News, after a self-proclaimed psychic told the sherriff that 25 to 30 dismembered bodies were buried in a mass grave at their home.

CBS11 turns to former NBC5 anchor Higgins in hopes of waking up its early mornings
Early mornings just got even more interesting with CBS11's surprise announcement Monday that former NBC5 anchor Brendan Higgins will return to the a.m. wars.

Stegall backtracks, returns to Dallas
Casey Stegall, who left Fox4's Good Day in March 2007 to become a Los Angeles-based correspondent for Fox New Channel, is reversing course to become part of the cable network's Dallas bureau.

Deborah Duncan celebrates her birthday
KHOU 11's Deborah Duncan celebrated her birthday in Houston.

Isiah Carey on YouTube Celebrity, Homebodies and How the Devil Is Busy
Fox 26 investigative reporter Isiah Carey is a YouTube celebrity, an often dubious distinction and a source of embarrassment for many who are uncomfortable with that kind of spotlight, but Carey seems to revel in it.

10 Questions with ... A.D.
94.5 The Buzz KTBZ's AD talks.

Kannon Takes Mornings At i93/Dallas
CUMULUS Top 40 KLIF (i93)/DALLAS inks MIKE KANNON for wakeup duties.

Mat Garcia named co-anchor of KENS 5 Eyewitness News This Morning
KENS Television announced Monday that KOCO-TV Oklahoma City's Mat Garcia has signed on to join the news team on KENS 5 Eyewitness News This Morning.

After TV, Escamilla gets fit
After Randy Escamilla left his job as a TV reporter at WOAI in 2005, he acquired more than a new career as a public relations pro.

KEYE-TV Adds Veteran San Antonio Meteorologist for June Weekend Weather
Austin is blessed with veteran, highly professional meteorologists at all the stations. If you tune into KEYE’s weekend newscasts during June, you can watch another “old pro” in action. Maclovio Perez is helping out Chief Meteorologist Troy Kimmel and meteorologist Allison Miller on a freelance, vacation relief basis for the month.
- A Matter of Opinion: Part Two with KEYE’s Position on the Ratings

New hires at 2 Austin radio stations
Austin radio stations 89.5 KMFA-FM and 90.5 KUT-FM both have new additions to their staffs.

Two new reporters at KFOX
Channel 14-KFOX recently welcomed two new reporters to the Sun City - Ruben Veloz and Genevieve Curtis.

Jay Lee: Local Photographer Threatened With Lawsuit by Woman Who Used Copyrighted Photo Without Permission
When Houston photographer, Houston Chronicle blogger and KPFT tech-talk show co-host Jay Lee found out last month that one of his copyrighted pics of Houston's skyline had been used without permission on multiple Web sites, he sent the Web hosts a Digital Millennium Copyright Act notice informing them of the situation.

- First Houston TV tweet-up with KHOU 11
- KPRC 2 launches hurricane app
- KPRC 2 scores Kyle Montgomery for weekend sports
- NBC5 KXAS Announces Construction Of State-of-the-Art Media Facility

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