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We all recall where we were and what we were doing when a major news story broke...
On air Bulletins I recall reading...
1962 5 AUG - 0845hrs news WTTG-TV, Washington DC - Death of MARILYN MONROE
1963 22 NOV WQMR-WGAY, Washington, DC - Evening coverage of the assassination of President JOHN F. KENNEDY.
1963 24 NOV Noon WQMR-WGAY, Washington, DC - JACK RUBY kills LEE HARVEY OSWALD.
1965 9 NOV 1915hrs WQMR-WGAY, Washington, DC - Northeast Blackout of 1965 with live reports from Steve Young in NYC.
1966 15 DEC - 1418hrs, WDVR Philadelphia - Death of WALT DISNEY
1967 27 JAN 1930hrs WPBS, Philadelphia - Appolo 1 fire, death of astronaut GUS GRISSOM.
1968 4 APR 2000hrs WPBS, Philadelphia - THE MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR., ASSASSINATION
1968 4 JUN Evening, WPBS, Philadelphia - The Assasination of ROBERT F. KENNEDY.
1986 28 JAN 0650hrs KUMU, Honolulu - Challenger explosion and the death of its seven crew members.
Let me know your bulletin stories.