Celebrating 70 Years : The New Generation: 1987-1996

Racing to Save Baby Jessica, 1987

Video coverage of efforts to save baby Jessica Mcclure, an infant who fell into a dry well in Midland, Texas.

[News Clip: Drilling attempt] on The Portal to Texas History.

Opening of 6th Floor Museum, 25th Anniversary of Kennedy Assasination, 1988

[News Clip: JFK / 6th Floor] on The Portal to Texas History.

AIDS Crisis, Ron Woodruff and Dallas Buyer's Club

[News Clip: AIDS Drugs] on The Portal to Texas History.


Ann Richards and Clayton Williams Governors Race, 1990

A light-hearted look at the 1990 Governor's race. 

[News Clip: Elections / Image] on The Portal to Texas History.

Dixie Chicks Performing with Original Line-up, 1990

Before the Dixie Chicks found mainstream success they were known locally for their traditional country and bluegrass style.

[News Clip: Dixie Chickse pkg] on The Portal to Texas History.

Mourners and Funeral for Murdered Artist Selena, 1995

[News Clip: Selena Quintanilla Pérez] on The Portal to Texas History.

BetaCam tape was in use as a recording technology at KXAS from 1987-1996.