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Aug 24, 2015, 01:23 ET NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth / KXAS Names Mark Ginther Vice President of News

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth / KXAS today announced that Mark Ginther has been named Vice President of News for the station. Ginther, who starts his new...


Dec 10, 2014, 05:44 ET The NBCUniversal Foundation Awards $100,000 to Support Innovative Non-profit Programs in Dallas-Fort Worth

NBC 5 and Telemundo 39, in partnership with the NBCUniversal Foundation, have awarded $100,000 in grants to three local non-profit organizations. The ...


Jun 03, 2014, 12:13 ET NBC 5's Tom Ehlmann Named Texas Broadcaster of the Year

The Texas Association of Broadcasters (TAB) has named NBC 5 / KXAS-TV president and general manager Tom Ehlmann as "Broadcaster of the Year." Ehlmann ...


Dec 10, 2013, 05:09 ET The NBCUniversal Foundation Awards $100,000 to Support Innovative Non-profit Programs

NBC 5 and Telemundo 39, in partnership with the NBCUniversal Foundation, today announced $100,000 in grants to three local non-profit organizations....


Nov 12, 2013, 07:16 ET NBC 5 and Telemundo 39 Awarded 33 Lone Star Emmys®

The Lone Star Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences awarded NBC 5 / KXAS-TV and Telemundo 39 / KXTX-TV a total of 33 Lone...


Jul 08, 2013, 03:59 ET NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth Partners With NBCUniversal Foundation To Award Grants Totaling $100,000 To Local Non-profits

NBC 5 / KXAS-TV is partnering with the NBCUniversal Foundation to launch its second annual 21st Century Solutions program, a grant challenge for...


Jun 12, 2013, 02:24 ET NBC 5 / Dallas-Fort Worth Investigative Team Wins National Edward R. Murrow Award

The Radio Television Digital News Association has awarded NBC 5 / KXAS-TV the national Edward R. Murrow Award in the Continuing Coverage – Large...


May 03, 2013, 07:10 ET NBC 5 / Dallas-Fort Worth Investigates Team Wins Top National and Regional Honors

The Society of Professional Journalists has honored NBC 5 as a national winner of 2012 Sigma Delta Chi Award for excellence in journalism, and The...


Mar 19, 2013, 12:26 ET NBC 5 / KXAS-TV Sports Director Newy Scruggs to Host National NBC Sports Radio Show from Dallas-Fort Worth

NBC 5 sports director and NBC 5 News at 6 and 10 p.m. sports anchor Newy Scruggs will host "Voices of the Game with Newy Scruggs," premiering...


Dec 07, 2012, 06:38 ET NBC 5 / KXAS-TV Hires Meteorologist Lindsay Riley

NBC 5 / KXAS-TV announced that Lindsay Riley has joined the NBC 5 weather team as weekend morning meteorologist. In addition to forecasting on...


Nov 27, 2012, 06:07 ET The NBCUniversal Foundation Awards $100,000 to Support Innovative Non-profit Programs

The NBCUniversal Foundation today awarded $100,000 in grants to three local non-profit organizations helping them implement innovative community...


Nov 14, 2012, 11:58 ET NBC 5 / KXAS-TV Wins Top Lone Star Emmy® for Station Excellence

The Lone Star Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences awarded NBC 5 / KXAS-TV its top Emmy® for overall Station Excellence...


Oct 23, 2012, 11:26 ET NBC 5 / KXAS-TV Names Deanna Dewberry Consumer/Investigative Reporter and 6:30 p.m. News Anchor

NBC 5 / KXAS-TV today announced that Deanna Dewberry will be its new consumer/investigative reporter and anchor NBC 5's 6:30 p.m., Monday-Friday,...


Aug 30, 2012, 05:50 ET NBC 5 Fall Daytime Lineup Premieres with 'Steve Harvey' September 4th

NBC 5 / KXAS-TV is set to premiere Steve Harvey at 2 p.m., Tuesday, September 4th, in a one-hour show hosted by the TV personality, comedian, radio...


Aug 21, 2012, 06:11 ET Meteorologist David Finfrock Announces Long-term Agreement with NBC 5 and Sets Retirement

NBC 5 / KXAS-TV today announced that Chief Meteorologist David Finfrock has signed a long-term agreement with NBC 5. Additionally, Finfrock said he...


Jun 11, 2012, 12:30 ET NBC 5 / KXAS-TV Announces Construction Of State-of-the-Art Media Facility to Include Telemundo and NBC Universal Businesses

NBC 5 / KXAS-TV has finalized plans for construction of a state-of-the-art broadcasting and multimedia news facility to be located in The CentrePort...


Apr 17, 2012, 12:12 ET NBC 5 / KXAS-TV Wins Two Edward R. Murrow Awards

NBC 5 / KXAS-TV has won two regional Edward R. Murrow Awards for newscast and writing. The newscast, "Remembering a Father, and a Fan," featured NBC...


Apr 16, 2012, 12:22 ET NBC 5 / KXAS-TV Honored With Texas Freedom of Information Award

NBC 5 / KXAS-TV has been honored with the prestigious Texas Freedom of Information Award, presented annually by the Texas AP Broadcasters in...


Apr 13, 2012, 10:40 ET NBC 5 / KXAS-TV Hires Mark Hayes as Morning Anchor

NBC 5 / KXAS-TV today announced that Mark Hayes will co-anchor NBC 5 News Today from 4:30 a.m. – 7 a.m. weekdays with Deborah Ferguson, starting in...


Mar 12, 2012, 05:34 ET NBC 5 Sports Wins Barbara Jordan Media Award

NBC 5 sports anchor/reporter, Matt Barrie, sports photographer/editor, Noah Bullard, and photographer, Peter Hull, win the 2012 Barbara Jordan Media...


Feb 02, 2012, 03:31 ET Wives of Cowboys, Rangers and Mavericks Owners Share Stories with NBC 5

For the first time, three of the highest profile wives in all of professional sports sit down together with NBC 5 anchor Meredith Land sharing their...


Aug 30, 2011, 11:28 ET NBC 5 Local News Expansion Continues With 11 a.m. Newscast

NBC 5 is launching NBC 5 News at 11 a.m., a new half-hour newscast that will air weekdays starting September 5, 2011. NBC 5 News at 11 a.m. will...


Aug 10, 2011, 06:18 ET NBC 5 Anchor Kristi Nelson to Donate Kidney to Mother and Tell Her Story Publicly in "Kristi's Gift"

NBC 5 anchor/reporter, Kristi Nelson, is telling her touching, personal story of donating a kidney to her mother during a multi-part series titled...


Jul 27, 2011, 10:10 ET The NBCUniversal Foundation Awards $100,000 To Dallas / Fort Worth Non-Profits To Support Secondary Education

The NBCUniversal Foundation today awarded $100,000 in grants to five non-profit organizations in the Dallas/Fort Worth area as part of the company's...


May 05, 2011, 01:12 ET "DFW Nonstop," 24/7 News and Lifestyle Channel, Launches on Digital Channel 5.2

"DFW Nonstop," a new 24/7 local news and lifestyle channel, produced by NBC 5, debuted Wednesday, May 4, on digital channel 5.2 featuring a unique...