Julian Retires As News Director; Continues Sports For KSST

Don1KSST’s Don Julian has enjoyed a long and illustrious career in covering sports and news in Texas radio and TV markets. For 12 years, he has served as News and Sports Director for KSST Radio and Channel 18TV. Tune in to hear some of his favorite stories in a half-hour interview with Enola Gay on the Morning Show starting at 8:15am Tuesday December 22. Though he is announcing his retirement as News Director for KSST and Channel 18 TV as of December 31, 2015, he plans to continue as KSST’s Sports Director.

Julian has served as KSST’s News and Sports Director since March, 2006. He came to Sulphur Springs after stints at KRZI Radio, where he was News Director and Morning Show Co-Host and at Baylor NPR radio station, KWBU. Prior to that Julian was News Director at KTEM radio in Temple. The radio jobs followed a 15-year career in Public Television, first as News and Public Affairs Director and later as Program Manager at KVIE-TV in Sacramento, California. His early broadcasting career, after graduating from Baylor University, took place in Central Texas as Assistant Sports Director and News Reporter and later Waco Bureau Chief at KCEN-TV in Temple/Waco, then as a reporter for KTEM radio in Temple and as Assistant News Director and Bell County Bureau Chief at KWTX-TV in Waco.

Follow KSST Sports in 2016 as Don follows the Cats and gathers stories from the Texas A and M Commerce Lions and Hopkins County schools. The Coach’s Show with Don Julian will also retain it’s long-standing time slot at 9am Saturdays, simulcast on KSST and Channel 18 TV.

Author: Staff Reporter

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