Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Events & News

August 30 in San Antonio history...

1856
The San Antonio Herald, a weekly newspaper, published by J. M. West  & J. P. Newcomb, ceases publication.

1948
Radio station KONO changes frequency from 1400 MHZ to 860 MHz.  It’s still there.

1965
WOAI-TV’s “Early Evening Report” expands from a 30-minute show to 60 minutes from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m.  The popular news show features James Metcalf, Bob Perkins, Harold Baker and Martha Buchanan, the first female anchor of a San Antonio news program.

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