May 31, 2007

Channel 11's Hurricane Survival Test

Houston, TX -- Could you survive a hurricane? KHOU-TV Channel 11, Houston's only local station broadcasting in HD, will air a prime time special, "Storm Warning: The 2007 Hurricane Survival Test" on Wednesday, June 13th at 7:00 p.m.

The hour long special, anchored by 11News anchor Lucy Noland features Chief Meteorologist and former director of the National Hurricane Forecast Center, Dr. Neil Frank with the ten questions to help you survive a hurricane. 11News Meteorologists David Paul and Mario Gomez show viewers what they can do to protect their lives and property should a hurricane come our way.

Viewers will be invited to participate in a live web chat on after the program. The chat allows viewers to ask questions of Dr. Neil Frank along with evacuation experts and Galveston Mayor, Lyda Ann Thomas.

"Storm Warning: The 2007 Hurricane Survival Test" is sponsored in part by Randalls, Nationwide Insurance, Keller Williams Realty, CenterPoint Energy and Plyox. "Storm Warning: The 2007 Hurricane Survival Test" will be repeated June 16th at 4:00 p.m.

KHOU-TV is part of Belo Corp. Belo 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 7,100 employees and $1.6 billion in annual revenues, Belo operates in some of America's most dynamic markets in Texas, the Northwest, the Southwest, the Mid-Atlantic and Rhode Island. Belo owns 20 television stations, six of which are in the 15 largest U.S. broadcast markets. The Company also owns or operates seven cable news channels and manages one television station through a local marketing agreement. Belo's daily newspapers are The Dallas Morning News, The Providence Journal, The Press-Enterprise (Riverside, CA) and the Denton Record-Chronicle (Denton, TX). The Company also publishes specialty publications targeting young adults, and the fast-growing Hispanic market, including Quick and Al Dia in Dallas/Fort Worth, and El D and La Prensa in Riverside. Belo operates more than 30 Web sites associated with its operating companies. Additional information is available at or by contacting Carey Hendrickson, vice president/Investor Relations & Corporate Communications, at 214-977-6626.

Wendy Burkeen, APR
Director of Public Relations

Susie Rodriguez
Public Relations Coordinator