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Monday, October 07, 2019

Texas TV news and radio job moves September 2019


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DALLAS - FORT WORTH

Jeff Jamison, the longest standing meteorologist at DFW’s CBS11, announces departure.

CBS11 KTVT adds Caroline Vandergriff to reporting staff from KOKH Oklahoma City.

Reporter Jay Wallis joins WFAA 8 from KVUE 24 Austin.

John Trevino Named VP-GM Of KDAF Dallas.

Nexstar Media Group promotes William “Bill” Sally to executive VP of sales.

- "TV News: Life & Live shots" WFAA Off Air


HOUSTON

Astros extend broadcasters Todd Kalas, Geoff Blum through 2021.

Former abc13 KTRK medical reporter Christi Myers tells me her daughter is following her into the TV news biz. Her daughter, Laura Laughead, is interning with Good Morning America. Check the show's website and you will see her bylines!

Former SportsRadio 610 KILT host Paul Gallant joins 710 ESPN Seattle.

Tessa Barrera joins "The Rod Ryan Show" on 94.5 The Buzz KTBZ from KFI AM 640 Los Angeles.

Mizanur Rahman named Houston Chronicle’s new Senior Editor for Local News.

Rockets sideline reporter Michelle Margaux to leave TV broadcasts.

Former MIX 96.5 KHMX morning host Larry 'Moon' Thompson prepares for his final radio broadcast in St. Paul/Minneapolis.

Bill Spencer has a new contract with Houston’s KPRC-TV as investigative/consumer. - Eatman Media Services

Nicole Jones moves to KHOU-TV in Houston as 5 p.m. Producer (from WNCN-TV, Charlotte).
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Rice Radio KTRU buys back original call sign.

2019 National Association of Broadcasters' (NAB) Marconi Radio Awards bestow honors on 104.1 KRBE and MEGA 101 KLOL.

Entercom rebuilds Houston Cluster.

- Rehan Aslam named abc13 KTRK news director
- Britta Merwin has her baby during a tropical disturbance!
- Cynthia Cisneros announces retirement from abc13 KTRK
- Melissa Wilson celebrates 19 years at FOX 26 KRIV
- Haley Hernandez and Sophia Beausoleil have babies same day!
- Melanie Lawson's car broken into, a look at car break-ins in Houston
- Tiffany Justice joins FOX 26 KRIV
- GM David Loving exits KXLN Univision 45
- Mike Glenn leaves Houston Chronicle for Washington Times
- abc13 photographer Damion Smith shares cancer fight
- Doug Miller talks KHOU and media career
- KPRC 2 expands 4pm news to one hour, Extra moves to 12:30pm
- Downtown Houston architecture
- Erika Lopez is married
- abc13 anchors celebrating some big anniversaries
- Owen Conflenti adds a boy to the family
- Where is Lisa Hernandez?
- Lainie Fritz appears on WDSU New Orleans


SAN ANTONIO

Camilla Rambaldi joins Fox News at Nine KABB with Ryan Wolf.

Mariah Medina becomes KENS 5’s new investigative reporter.

KENS-5 Great Day SA co-host Roma Villavicencio celebrates 10 years of being cancer free.


AUSTIN

KVUE’s Kristie Gonzales, Marketer Turned General Manager.

KATV 7 Little Rock, Arkansas reporter Matt Mershon joins Spectrum News.


AROUND TEXAS

Zoltan Csanyi-Salcedo is the new News Director for KRGV Channel 5 News and Somos Noticias.

Paul Alexander is moving up to become Director of Local Content Development at KRIS Corpus Christi.

East Texas news anchor Dana Hughey returns to CBS19 KYTX to host several hours of newscasts and have a leading role on all of the station's digital and social platforms.

Troy Clingerman joins Townsquare Media as Market President and Chief Revenue Officer for Wichita Falls, Texas cluster - Country 102.3 The Bull (KWFS-FM), Rock 106.3 The Buzz (KBZS-FM), CHR 92.9 NIN (KNIN-FM) and News-Talk 1290 (KWFS-AM).

Beaumont TX Radio: Joe “Flu Season” Lewis Arrives At KTCX-FM.


REMEMBERING

CBS 4 KGBT Meteorologist Alex Herbst dies at 26.



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