Saturday, September 5, 2015
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search

Lost & Found

VideoLost: Shih Tzu, male, golden brown, from C.R. 320 in Floresville. If you have any information call 210-452-1829 or 832-292-3305.
*Includes FREE photo online!

VideoStill missing: Long hair Chihuahua, near 3rd and Hwy. 97, Floresville, she is very missed. If you see her please call Jeri, 409-781-3191.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

The 81st Judicial District Attorney’s office, which includes Frio, La Salle, Atascosa, Karnes and Wilson Counties, is accepting resumes for an Assistant District Attorney position. The selected candidate will work directly under the Border Prosecution Unit Initiative dedicated to Human Trafficking/Human Smuggling. Responsibilities of the position include working closely with federal, state and local law enforcement agencies, felony intake, preparation of cases for grand jury, negotiating pleas and representation of the State of Texas in pretrial proceedings, as well as in criminal bench trials and jury trials in District Court. All applicants must be a graduate of an accredited law school and licensed to practice law by the State of Texas and have a minimum of fifteen (15) years prosecutorial experience and extensive felony trial experience. Salary commensurate with experience. Resumes will be accepted through close of business, September 3, 2015. EMAIL resumes and cover letters to or fax to 830-393-2205. DISTRICT ATTORNEY RENE PENA C/O, TERI REYES, Office Manager; 1327 THIRD STREET, FLORESVILLE, TEXAS 78114. Fax 830-393-2205,
Your #1 Advertising Resource! Call 830-216-4519.
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos

Video Vault ›
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.

South Texas Living

Polished Edge: Diana Perez of ‘World News Now’ on ABC

Polished Edge: Diana Perez of ‘World News Now’ on ABC

E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
Celebrity Q&A
December 26, 2013
Post a comment

Q: How is it to adapt to working overnights every weeknight on “World News Now”?

A: It really is a challenge, because everyone who surrounds the show falls in love with whatever format they’ve been doing. It was one way when Paula (Faris) and Rob (Nelson) were there, and they had built in a certain amount of time to do certain things ... for chatting or (such segments as) “The Mix” or “The Skinny.”

All of that changed when John (Muller) and I came in, because we have our own individual styles -- and not only that, but we’ve created a style together. Everybody has to get on board with what’s going on, and it took a little while to find our groove. And when we did, it just became second nature.

Q: At that hour, the audience grows very accustomed to news anchors. How have you found that aspect?

A: We have some very, very loyal fans, and they’re not afraid to let us know when we say something they’re not a fan of or show video they’re not a fan of -- or if we say something that’s struck a chord. If I have an opinion about something or mention some extra little nugget of information, that will spark a conversation on Facebook, or I’ll get Tweets about it.

Whatever it is, it’s something so unexpected, almost always the little thing you’ll toss out as you’re going to a break. I think that is even more rewarding, just to know they’re connecting with you on a basic level. That’s just a wonderful feeling.

Your Opinions and Comments

Be the first to comment on this story!

You must be logged in to post a comment.

Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

South Texas Living Archives