For the second consecutive year, KXAS has teamed up with stations across 21 markets throughout Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, Kansas and Missouri, reaching nearly eight million U.S. households to ring in 2019. “The Central Time Zone deserves its own New Year’s Eve TV spectacular,” said Tom Ehlmann, KXAS general manager.
For the second consecutive year, KXAS has teamed up with stations across 21 markets throughout Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, Kansas and Missouri, reaching nearly eight million U.S. households to ring in 2019.
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Posted by NBC DFW on Friday, December 21, 2018
Lone Star NYE Live will broadcast from Texas Live!, the new entertainment and dining complex in Arlington and will feature musical performances from former contestants of NBC’s Hit Show The Voice and a fireworks spectacular, beginning at midnight as the Dallas skyline lights up with more than 4,000 pyrotechnics special effects ignited from various levels of Reunion Tower.
“As one of the country’s largest local media groups, Nexstar remains focused on extending our legacy of local content leadership by delivering exclusive, local programming that informs, entertains and enriches the daily lives of our viewers,” said Tim Busch, Nexstar’s president.
“The Central Time Zone deserves its own New Year’s Eve TV spectacular,” said Tom Ehlmann, KXAS’ general manager.
“We look forward to bringing our audience a wonderfully entertaining show.”
In addition to KXAS, stations airing Lone Star NYE Live include KWKT (Fox) Waco-Temple-Bryan, TX; KFDX (NBC) Wichita Falls, TX-Lawton, OK; KRBC (NBC) Abilene-Sweetwater, TX; KSAN (NBC) San Angelo, TX; KAMR (NBC) Amarillo, TX; KXAN (NBC) Austin, TX; KLBK (CBS) Lubbock, TX; KMID (ABC) Odessa-Midland, TX; KVEO (NBC) Harlingen-Weslaco-Brownsville-McAllen, TX; KRIS (NBC) Corpus Christi, TX; KETK (NBC) Tyler-Longview, TX; KTAL (NBC) Shreveport, LA; WBRL (CW) Baton Rouge, LA; KTVE (NBC) Monroe, LA-El Dorado, AR; KARK (NBC) Little Rock-Pine Bluff, AR; KNWA (NBC) Ft. Smith-Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, AR; KTKA (CW) Topeka, KS; KSNW (NBC) Wichita-Hutchinson, KS; KSNF (NBC) Joplin, MO-Pittsburg, KS; KOZL (MyNet) Springfield, MO; and KLFY (CBS) Lafayette, LA.