Tuesday, June 04, 2019

Texas TV news and radio job moves May 2019


WFAA 8's current GM Brad Ramsey becomes Tegna senior vice president and Carolyn Mungo, executive news director is promoted to VP-station manager.

Valerie Butler Guyton is the new Assistant News Director for KXAS 5.

Laura Harris has been named as NBCDFW KXAS' weekday morning co-anchor alongside Deborah Ferguson.

Former WFAA-TV anchors Ron Corning and Alexa Conomos are back in business, together for new podcast.

WFAA8's Daybreak goes softer with hiring of sports/entertainment/game show host Marc Istook as co-news anchor.

Jeff Kolb Joins KDFW Dallas As Sports Reporter.

Kezhal Dashti leaves WFAA8 after short stay with Daybreak.

KTVT CBS 11 anchor Doug Dunbar has soloed his way through three straight sweeps periods and won all of them in the ratings of total viewers.


Khambrel Marshall celebrates 20 years at KPRC 2.

Recent departures at KHOU 11.

Susie Loucks left TV to become the communications coordinator for Harris County Medical Society.

Chris McDonald returned to CW 39 KIAH as a photographer and content contributor.

Millie Cardenas-Quintanilla returns to Telemundo Houston KTMD from HISD.

Radio One Promotes Dustin Kross At KROI 92.1 FM RadioNOW.

The Houston Press is Looking for News Freelancers.

- Lisa Hernandez shocks KHOU 11 crew with gender reveal
- Deilia Ray Williams named KTRK abc13 Marketing Creative Director
- Houston Public Media Announces New Digital Series, Arts Podcast, and Music Series
- Steve Riley named Houston Chronicle Executive Editor
- Dominique Sachse is having more fun?
- Haley Hernandez is expecting
- Tom Abrahams in Houston Noir
- Brooks Garner's meeting with Beto O'Rourke
- 91.7 NGEN debuts new lineup May 13, 2019
- Dayna Steele revisits 'Rock to the Top' with Sammy Hagar
- Darby Douglas enters next chapter
- FOX 26 traffic wall "fight"
- Dave Ward's new book; a new Marvin Zindler shirt
- Get a look at the new SkyEye13 tech skymapping
- Melissa Wilson's son Caleb reaches major milestone
- Samica Knight has her second baby
- Where is The New 93Q Morning Zoo's Erica Rico?
- Houston TV news moms honored by LCAHouston
- Michael Berry renews agreement with 740 KTRH
- Kelly Ryan Joins Dean & Rog on 106.9-107.5 Houston’s Eagle


KSAT lifestyle reporter David Elder doesn’t have any formal broadcast training, but that hasn’t stopped him from creating one of the most popular foodie segments in the San Antonio market, “Elder Eats”

Tony Cortez Joins KSMG For Evenings.

Alpha Media News/Talk 550 KTSA/107.1 K296GK San Antonio has announced it will revamp its on-air lineup

- Bill Barajas, KSAT 12 San Antonio anchor/reporter, joins KPRC


KVUE sportscaster Stacy Slayden is leaving the TV news biz for PR.

Sandra Gonzalez started as associate producer at Spectrum News Austin.

- Shawn Clynch leaving KVUE Austin


KWTX chief forecaster Rusty Garrett announces retirement.
- KWTX Waco Ups Brady Taylor To Chief Forecaster

KIII Corpus Christi names Nia Towne news director.

KSAN News 3 San Angelo Chief Meteorologist Josh Johns leaves the station after 3 years to take KXXV Waco weekend evening met gig.

KMID Midland/Odessa's Caleb Califano announced he's becoming an MMJ at KWTV Oklahoma City.

KDDD/Dumas, TX Flips To Classic Country.


Houston News Veteran Capella Tucker Fondly Remembered By Colleagues.

Gerry Fraley, who spent three decades covering baseball and other sports for The Dallas Morning News, died.

KOKE/Austin Mourns Former News Dir. Dick Ellis.

Lubbock Radio Sportscaster, Salesman Johnny May Dies At 75.

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