WFAA’s Retiring Byron Harris Is To Get A Real Send-Off Thanks To The Press Club Of Dallas, Uncle Barky And Brett Shipp

Originally part of the legendary WFAA News Director Marty Haag’s Oklahoma media mafia, Byron Harris was just a young whippersnapper when he arrived in Dallas back in the early 70’s. Known to his friends as “Barney,” he once told a friend that to stay hot within the television industry you had to move every so many years. The person protested. But the newsman insisted it was … [Read more...]

Round Robin November 13: Holy Moly! Seven Events In One Day

Thursday, November 13 was jam packed all day long. Hmm, seems like every day in November is turning out to be like that. Here’s the report on events from all over the area. Obelisk Awards Luncheon For more than two and a half decades, the Business Council for the Arts has been recognizing North Texas businesses and business leaders who believe in the “transformative power of … [Read more...]

North Texas Legends Of Journalism Celebrated At Trinity Trust Center

Trinity Trust Center had them lined out the door Wednesday night. Trinity River Rat Wrangler Tierney Kaufman was serving up drinks faster than the ponies at Lone Star Race Track. And it had absolutely nothing to do with the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge or the Trinity River project. Instead the Press Club of Dallas borrowed the facility to honor the "Legends of North Texas … [Read more...]