KTRK Houston’s Ward Sets World Record

Has served longest career as TV broadcaster

HOUSTON—This is one for the record books, literally, as the Guinness Book of World Records has acknowledged ABC O&O KTRK Houston anchor Dave Ward as the longest serving TV broadcaster in history. Ward is approaching his 50th anniversary at KTRK, where he still anchors the 6 p.m. news. Ward surpassed former record-holder Hal Fishman of KTLA Los Angeles, who was on air from 1960 until his death in 2007.

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