Dave Ward's Houston

Dave Ward’s Houston on abc13 KTRK explores the people, places and events that make this city so special.


Houston’s James Coney Island 96 years strong

JCI Grill, the Houston hot dog chain is celebrating 96 years, at its 17 locations. 

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Cafe Texan in downtown Huntsville

Dave Ward at Cafe Texan in Huntsville, Texas.

Dave returns to Huntsville where he grew up, to visit Cafe Texan. 

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Ted Oberg wins Dave Ward Media Excellence Award

Ted Oberg, Rania Mankarious and Dave Ward at the Crime Stoppers Houston’s Heroes Awards Luncheon 2019

The following is a transcript of the speech Dave Ward gave at the Crime Stoppers Houston’s Heroes Awards Luncheon. 

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Bryan Museum shows Texas history in Galveston

The Bryan Museum in Galveston offers a chronological history of Texas and the American West. 

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James Baker on 25 years at the Baker Institute

Catch Dave’s riveting conversation with James Baker III about his relationship with Presidents Bush and Reagan. 

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Historic Houston photos from the early 20th century

A treasure trove of Houston photos from the early 1900’s through the 20th century. 

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The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo history

The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo started with much humbler beginnings in 1932. 

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A.J. Foyt on racing highs and lows

A.J. Foyt

Houston’s own A.J. Foyt became the most successful American race car driver and arguably the greatest race car driver ever.  

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Dan Pastorini goes one on one with Dave Ward

Houston Oilers quarterback great Dan Pastorini

Dave Ward goes one on one with Houston Oilers great Dan Pastorini. 

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Memorial Park started as a World War I training camp

During World War I, Camp Logan once stood where Memorial Park does today. 

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