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Crime Stoppers of Houston Announces New Dave Ward Media Excellence Award

Courtesy Crime Stoppers of Houston
Crime Stoppers CEO Rania Mankarious with Dave and Laura Ward (Courtesy Crime Stoppers of Houston)

The winner will be announced at the Houston Heroes Awards Luncheon on April 24, 2019. 

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Dave Ward named Houston media icon

Dave Ward – Photo By Gittings
Dave Ward – Photo By Gittings

LCAHouston Magazine has named Dave Ward a Houston media icon. 

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History behind Houston’s most recognizable streets

We drive on them and past them all the time, but do we really know the stories behind Houston street names? 

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How Foley’s celebrated Christmas in Houston

Foley's windows

The iconic Houston department store, Foley’s, started a holiday tradition which still exists to this day. 

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Dave Ward: “I don’t think we’ll ever see his likeness in our lifetime again”

Dave Ward attended the Houston funeral of President George H.W. Bush on Thursday at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church. 

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Dave Ward reflects on his friend George H.W. Bush

Former President George H. W. Bush and former first lady Barbara Bush with Dave Ward.

Two Houston institutions, Ward and Bush spent the last 50 years in the Houston spotlight. 

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Dave Ward tours President Bush’s funeral train

Union Pacific granted us exclusive access to the cars that will be carrying the casket and the Bush family from Houston to College Station.  

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President George Bush’s train Bush 4141 will take him on a final ride

After spending years sitting in waiting, President George H.W. Bush’s custom-painted train Bush 4141 will take him on a final ride. 

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Dave Ward remembers President George H. W. Bush

Dave Ward and President George H. W. Bush.

President George Bush was one of the finest men I have had the honor to know in my lifetime.
 

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A giant Astroworld collection could be for sale

Alpine Sleigh Ride, Greezed Lightnin’ and Thunder River are all names you might recognize as the famous rides of the former Houston Astroworld. 

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