And who can forget Kitirik? When KTRK-TV channel 13 was just starting out in Houston, Texas, and needing a mascot, they came up with a black cat since they were the unlucky 13. Bunny Orsak answered an ad for the fledgling station in 1954. A contest won by a viewer gave her the name by putting "i's" between the station's call letters, KTRK.
Aired on Houston tv station as a news ticker on the bottom of the screen, a fan tweet response to the announcement that Houston had signed Michael Sam, the first openly gay player ever to be drafted into the NFL, and he had joined the Cowboys practice squad after being cut by the St Louis Rams. "Michael Sam signed to join Cowboys? Tony Romo, still the gayest player on the cowgirls."
AP & HOUSTON TV STATION REPORTING ON EBOLA'S PATIENT ZERO-STORY SOON TO BE SCRUBBED - ..It is fairly certain that the following story will soon be scrubbed, so as not to cause a panic. However, covering this up may prove to be difficult because this story was obtained by the TV station from the AP. I am posting a screen shot here, for posterity’s sake of this breaking news story which is running right now on Houston’s ABC News 13 website. [...] 07/31
84 year-old Texas woman has voted for 60 years but has now been rejected for Voter ID three times...“A Houston area TV station reported on Saturday that the Lufkin woman, who does not have a driver’s license, was denied three different times attempting to get a new Voter ID that is now required in order to vote in Texas thanks to the Supreme Court striking down Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act.” READ