Art Rascon

A true Texan born in El Paso, Art Rascon spent over two decades anchoring TV news at KTRK in Houston. His journalistic journey took him far and wide, covering significant events across the globe. As a CBS News correspondent, he reported on everything from the O.J. Simpson trial to the Waco standoff and the Oklahoma City bombing. Art’s passport boasts stamps from over 75 countries, where he documented conflicts and natural disasters in Central America, the Middle East, and Europe.

His unwavering commitment to journalism was recognized with multiple Edward R. Murrow awards, Emmys, and accolades from the Associated Press. But beyond the headlines, Art cherishes his role as a father. With seven children and loving wife,Patti, he was crowned Houston Father of the Year in 2008.