June 12, 2024

Ernie Zuniga announces exit from KABB Fox 29

Ernie Zuniga, a beloved figure in the San Antonio community, has captivated San Antonio viewers since 2006 with his charismatic presence on the morning show Fox News First. However, in a recent announcement made on social media, Zuniga revealed that his time at KABB and the morning show would soon come to an end. After dedicating over 22 years to the station, with 17 and a half of those years spent hosting Fox News First on channel 29, Zuniga has decided to bid farewell later this month.

Zuniga took to social media to express his gratitude and share the news with his loyal viewers and friends. Recognizing the honor of anchoring Fox News First, he acknowledged the incredible support he received throughout his tenure. San Antonio residents, who have come to rely on Zuniga’s dynamic reporting and engaging style, were saddened by the announcement but expressed their gratitude for his years of service.

Throughout his career, Zuniga has been a constant presence in the lives of San Antonio residents, providing them with up-to-date news, insightful interviews, and a warm smile to start their mornings. His departure marks the end of an era for the local news landscape, as many have come to consider Zuniga a trusted friend and familiar face.

During his time at KABB, Zuniga became known for his dedication to his craft and his genuine connection with the community. From major events to everyday stories, he has delivered the news with professionalism and a touch of his unique personality. Zuniga’s commitment to journalism and his ability to connect with his audience have made him a respected figure in the industry.

As the month draws to a close, San Antonio viewers will bid farewell to Ernie Zuniga as he concludes his remarkable journey with KABB and Fox News First. While his presence on the morning show will be missed, his impact on the community and his dedication to delivering reliable news will not be forgotten.

Zuniga’s departure leaves a void in San Antonio’s morning news landscape, but it also opens up exciting opportunities for new voices to step forward and make their mark. As viewers and friends express their heartfelt appreciation for Ernie Zuniga, they eagerly await the next chapter in his career and wish him continued success in all his future endeavors.


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