July 21, 2003

KHOU-TV brings Kidvid to Almeda Mall

Houston, TX -- KHOU-TV, Channel 11's Our Family Your Family program will bring KidVid, a free child identification program, to Almeda Mall on Tax Free Day, Saturday, August 2, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. KHOU's KidVid will be held in front of the JC Penney store at Almeda Mall, located at 12200 Gulf Freeway.

Channel 11 news anchors, Jerome Gray and Deborah Duncan, along with sports anchor Butch Alsandor, will be on hand to greet families and sign autographs. DePelchin Children's Center will also join KHOU-TV in presenting the free videos and other safety information to parents and kids. KidVid is a community service project of KHOU-TV, Channel 11, caring for our community in the Spirit of Texas.

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.