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Dave Ward's 50th anniversary with KTRK abc13

Mike McGuff's interview with Dave Ward covering stories from his early channel 13 days and beyond.

  • RADIO

    Dave Ward

    Dave Ward's honor saved by waitress and other radio stories

    Hear about Dave Ward's early radio career including the time a whiskey bottle came through the studio window and more!

  • EARLY 13

    Dave Ward

    Dave Ward's father did not want him working at KTRK and other stories

    From his starting salary (guess what, it was a pay cut) to KITIRK, Dave Ward tells me all about the wild early days of KTRK abc13.

  • ANCHORS

    Dave Ward

    Dave Ward traveled with the Houston Oilers for $15

    Dave Ward's relationship with Ron Stone and Steve Smith, plus how Dave was all about Luv Ya Blue and the Oilers

  • CHARITY

    Dave Ward

    How Dave Ward found love in charity

    One charity event took Ward's breath away.

"Mike...These are fantastic interviews and a great oral history lesson of Houston broadcasting from its greatest icon, Dave Ward. Nice job! Keep them coming please!"

- Tom Doerr, former KTRK news director

DAVE WARD HEADLINES

- Dave Ward and his emotional goodbye from KTRK abc13
- The Dave Ward Building Crime Stoppers of Houston building opening
- Dave Ward to move on from abc13 KTRK
- Dave Ward and Houston TV stars celebrate Crime Stoppers of Houston
- Dave Ward traveled with the Houston Oilers for $15
- Dave Ward's honor saved by waitress and other radio stories
- Dave Ward's father did not want him working at KTRK and other stories
- Dave Ward on KTRK abc13: "They seemed like they really wanted me to make my exit."
- Dave Ward is entering the Guinness World Records
- VIDEO: Dave Ward interviews President George Bush
- Dave Ward opens his video vault and shows old KTRK abc13 promos unseen in years!
- Dave Ward to have a building named after him; Crime Stoppers of Houston Gala
- Dave Ward ready to party at end of 10pm news bash
- Dave Ward to step down from KTRK ABC13's 10pm news
- Dave Ward's lost 1972 promos FOUND!
- Dave Ward apologizes for abc13 KTRK newscast