Veteran Local Broadcaster Appointed To Station Manager Of New Fox Affiliate For Northwest Arkansas
Source: Mission Broadcasting Press Release Mission Broadcasting, Inc. announced today that long time local broadcaster, Marty Houston, has been appointed to manage their new full-power Fox affiliate in North West Arkansas. Houston will be Station Manager for KFTA, Fox-24, which is scheduled to take over the Fox affiliation in late August.
Houston returns to the Northwest Arkansas market, where he was Station Manager for KPBI and KFDF TV for 16 years, he has been the Director of Sports Programming for Equity Broadcasting over the past year; viewers may know him better for his hosting of his daily sports talk show “ The Huddle “ for the past 11 years. Houston said he is looking forward to his return to the area, “I appreciate the opportunity and confidence that Mission Broadcasting has placed in me, and look forward to the exciting challenge of a start up station.”