Updates from Austin TV and radio stations – and a whole lot more.

Casting directors discuss diversity at ATX TV Fest

12:22 pm Jun. 6, 2015

You probably want to stay on Tracy “Twinkie” Byrd’s good side.

The casting director of “Moesha” and “Being Mary Jane” joined fellow casting directors Tracy Lilienfield (“Grace & Frankie,” “Dream On”), Jen Euston (“Girls,” “Orange is the New Black”) and Alyssa

Reporter Shelton Green leaving KVUE after 19 years

12:52 pm Jun. 3, 2015

Shelton Green, one of the city’s longest-tenured and most recognizable TV news reporters, will leave KVUE this week after 27 years in the news business – 19 of them on the air right here in

KVUE wins prestigious Peabody Award

5:11 pm Jun. 1, 2015

KVUE took home a prestigious George Foster Peabody Award over the weekend for a special report on the state of mental health care in Texas.

Investigative reporter Andy Pierrotti, executive news director Frank Volpicella and others traveled to New York City to accept the honor.

This is the first time an Austin TV station has won a Peabody Award, according to KVUE.

“To be recognized with the George Foster Peabody Award is affirmation