WFAA anchor Gloria Campos retiring after 30 years

By: From Wire Reports
By: From Wire Reports

DALLAS (AP) - Dallas-Fort Worth television anchor Gloria Campos is retiring after 30 years at WFAA-TV.

WFAA-TV reports that Campos announced her retirement Wednesday. She plans to anchor her final broadcast on March 7.

Campos, who attended Southwest Texas State University, began her career at KGBT-TV in Harlingen, where she grew up. She became WFAA's first Latino anchor in 1984.

In 2012, Campos was inducted into the National Association of Hispanic Journalists' Hall of Fame.

Campos, married to her husband Lance for more than two decades, has shared much of her life with her viewers, including the birth of her twin sons, who are now 20.

She began producing "Wednesday's Child" reports in 1989. The program highlights children who need homes.

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