BY: Deborah Fleck
The Press Club of Dallas Presents will hold its 5th Annual North Texas Legends Induction event from 6 to 8 p.m. May 21 at the Sixth Floor Museum, 411 Elm St. in Dallas.
The public is invited to meet and mingle with 13 journalists who will receive the Press Club of Dallas Excellence in Journalism Awards – North Texas Legends, sponsored by Press Club of Dallas and the Sixth Floor Museum.
The winning journalists are chosen to receive the distinguished award by a peer panel, comprised of past “Legend” award winners, and longstanding Press Club members. Each winner is required to have worked in the Dallas/Ft. Worth region in the news media market for at least ten years, and currently reside in Texas.
The honorees are:
–Helen Bryant Anders, Dallas Morning News, Austin American-Statesman, retired reporter
–B.J. Austin, KERA radio, retired reporter
–Sam Blair, Dallas Morning News sports reporter, columnist, retired
–Mollie Finch-Belt, Dallas Examiner, publisher
–Dan Jenkins, Fort Worth Press, Dallas Times-Herald, sports reporter, Sports Illustrated, Golf Digest, writer, retired
–David McHam, Southern Methodist University (SMU), Baylor University, University of Houston, journalism professor, retired
–Bob Mong, Dallas Morning News, retired editor
–Robert Moore, Dallas Voice, retired publisher
–Becky Munoz-Diaz, KUVN-TV Univision 23, retired VP/General Manager
–George Riba, WFAA-TV Channel 8 sports reporter, retired
–Bob Ray Sanders, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, associate editor
–Brad Sham, Dallas Cowboys Radio Network, KRLD, KLUV
–Clarice Tinsley, anchor, KDFW, Fox 4
Tickets are $15 for students, $25 for members and $30 for others. For more information contact Niki McCuistion at email@example.com or 214-750-5157.