June 3, 2003

KHOU-TV Channel 11 to air Hurricane Special

Houston, TX -- KHOU-TV, Channel 11 and Dr. Neil Frank, former director of the National Hurricane Center will preview this year's hurricane season during a prime-time special on Sunday, June 15 at 7:00 p.m. "Eyes on the Gulf: Hurricane Season 2003," will review present weather patterns and give Channel 11 viewers insight as to what may be expected over the next several months.

KHOU's hurricane expert and Chief Meteorologist Dr. Neil Frank, along with Meteorologists Mario Gomez and David Paul, will examine past hurricanes that have swept through the area. The special also includes a scientific look at the possibility of a hurricane striking the Texas Gulf Coast this hurricane season. "Eyes on the Gulf: Hurricane Season 2003" will also show viewers how to protect their famlies and homes during a hurricane.

KHOU-TV is a subsidiary of Belo. Belo Corp. is one of the nation's largest media companies with a diversified group of market-leading television, newspaper, cable and interactive media assets. A Fortune 1000 company with approximately 7,800 employees and $1.4 billion in annual revenues, Belo operates news and information franchises in some of America's most dynamic markets and regions, including Texas, the Northwest, the Southwest, Rhode Island, and the Mid-Atlantic region. Belo owns 19 television stations (six in the top 16 markets) reaching 13.7 percent of U.S. television households; owns or operates six cable news channels; and manages one television station through a local marketing agreement. Belo publishes four daily newspapers: The Dallas Morning News, The Providence Journal, The Press-Enterprise (Riverside, CA) and the Denton Record-Chronicle (Denton, TX). Belo Interactive's new media businesses include 34 Web sites, several interactive alliances, and a broad range of Internet-based products. Additional information, including earnings releases, is available online at www.belo.com.