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Texas TV news and radio job moves July 2022



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Best TV News Bloopers July 2022


DALLAS - FORT WORTH

Sarah Blaskovich celebrates 10 years with the Dallas Morning News as food writer.

Laurie Passman steps down as CBS DFW KTVT news director
Spectrum News 1 Texas to simulcast on 55 KAZD DFW
Collin Myers joins CBS 'NOW' out of DFW
David Schechter leaves WFAA 8 Dallas 
David Schechter joins CBS
Pete Delkus makes big announcement on WFAA?
CBS 11 DFW morning crew dives into "Little Miss" meme


HOUSTON

Eureka, California’s KEKA 101.5 (and companion translator in Arcata at 100.9) are the latest radio stations to carry “The Rowdy Ride Home” from Suite Radio.  The custom-crafted afternoon drive radio show from host Rowdy Yates celebrates it’s 6th signal since launching in late May.

Michael Lindenberger leaves the Houston Chronicle to become the Vice President and Editorial Editor for the Kansas City Star.

abc13 photojournalist/story-teller Andre Dorsey celebrates 35 years with the station.

KSBJ traffic reporter Bill Ingram honored for 25 years of service with “Mr Bill Bobblehead.” 

Anchor Andy Cerota celebrates 10 years with KPRC 2 (19 years in Houston).
KPRC 2 assistant news director Aaron Wische celebrates a decade with the station.

Keaton Fox found the courage to come out publicly with the support of ABC 13.

Allen Reid joins Harmony Public Schools after 25 years with KPRC 2 as sports photographer.

Jason Youngblood returns to KPRC 2 as a photographer from CW39 KIAH.

Nancy Meyer makes history as the new head of the Houston Chronicle.

Jon Sullivan has left the Houston iHeart cluster after 25 years where he was the market's online content director, overseeing all websites. More info at jonsullivan.net.

Sam Houston State University’s Marketing and Communications team has won 14 Telly Awards.

Daniella Guzman rescues 'Luna' kitten while on live shot in San Antonio
Ginger Zee live in Houston
Dominique Sachse: "Watch My Life in Looks | How My Fashion Style Evolved"
Lights go out during Travis Herzog's weather segment
Don Nelson recounts abc13 days with Dave Ward
Ron Treviño celebrates 40 years at KHOU 11
Carlos Aguiar leaves KSBJ afternoons
House 2 Home with Lily Jang
Jose Griñan celebrates 70th birthday
Jerry Martin retires from KPRC 2 GM position
Bob Slovak returns to abc13 in a non-sports role
KHOU 11 promo 1970s
Melissa Correa leaves KHOU 11


SAN ANTONIO

San Antonio Current names KENS 5's Isis Romero as best new anchor and Bill Taylor best meteorologist for 2022.

KENS 5's Sarah Forgany updates whereabouts after going dark on social media.

Monica Nino becomes new assistant news director for KENS 5.

Marina Neuman joins WSVN 7 Miami
Chase Shannon leaves News 4 SA WOAI and FOX 29


AUSTIN

Why KVUE and the Austin American-Statesman released video of the Uvalde school shooting.

Kailey E. Hunt joins KUT Austin as a reporter covering Williamson County.

Austin PBS opens new facility in former Dillards department store.

KLZT-HD2-K274AX/Austin Flips To Sports As 102.7 ESPN Austin.

Cory Mose joins KVUE Austin
Austin TV anchor does the weather
Daniel Marin replaces retiring Robert Hadlock at KXAN Austin
KXAN Austin debuts 4pm newscast
Adaleigh Rowe joins FOX 7 Austin
Hunter Williams is engaged
Central Texas TV has love in the air
Erika Lopez does KVUE weather with baby Odie
Alex Stockwell gives birth
Robert Hadlock signs off KXAN Austin

AROUND TEXAS

Chris Babcock named new KTSM El Paso news director.

Josh Guevara Manager KVFE Del Rio, TX interview.

Laci Caviness On-Air Host KVNE Tyler, TX interview.

KORA-FM/Bryan-College Station, TX Names Keith James 'Fish' PD/PM Drive Host.

Kate Bieri joins FOX13 Memphis
Rudy Mireles promoted to KRGV evening anchor
Garrett Hottle moves to KRHD Bryan evening anchor
Baylee Bates joins KCEN Waco weekends
Breanna Molloy is pregnant
A’Darius McCormick joins KAVU Victoria
Lubbock co-anchors are the same age
Tylisa Hampton leaves KVEO for KARK 4 Little Rock, AR
Sydney Gray leaves NBC 23 KVEO Rio Grande Valley
Faith Woodard leaves CBS4 Harlingen
Texas TV live shot ends up in pool!


REMEMBERING

Former KTRK ND Rehan Aslam dies after battle with brain cancer.

John Aielli, longtime Austin radio host, dies at 76.




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