In San Antonio, Anchor Makes KENS Debut

By Andrew Gauthier 

San Antonio Express-News

When Chris Marrou co-anchored KENS-TV‘s news, everyone around him seemed reduced to a supporting role.

By contrast, his 5, 6 and 10 p.m. successor, Jeff Vaughn–in his first outing next to co-anchor Sarah Lucero on Monday–came through as if he were genuinely part of a team. Vaughn and Lucero, who has been acting more confident herself since Marrou’s exit in late November, seemed a matched set Monday night; neither dominated the other.

Vaughn, who came from an anchor job in Kansas City, Mo., rushed through a story or two during his initial bow at 5 p.m. However, the 44-year-old warmed up considerably by 6 p.m., giving appropriate emphasis to each news item. More…