Joey Horta is an American morning anchor who is currently working for KXXV-TV. He began his career in journalism in 2005 while working as a writer for the Merced SunStar and doing an internship at KFSN in Fresno.
How old is Joey Horta?| Age
Horta has not shared any information regarding his age. It is therefore not known when he was born and raised. However, he might be in his late 30s.
How tall is Joey Horta? |Weight |Measurements
Horta stands at an estimated height of 6 feet 2 inches tall. He also seems to be of average weight judging from his photos and videos on his social media platforms.
Is Joey Horta married?| Wife
Horta has not shared any information about his partner. Hence it is not known whether he is in any romantic relationship. Information on his dating life will be available when he releases more information.
Who are Joey Horta’s parents and siblings?
Horta has not shared any information about his parents and siblings. However, the information concerning his family members and siblings is still under review and we’ll update the information once it is available.
Joey Horta High School and College
Horta went to a local high school in Central California and later on joined State University, Stanislaus where he earned his BA in communications. He also interned at KFSN in Fresno.
Joey Horta Profession
Horta is a morning anchor who is currently working for KXXV-TV. He began his career in journalism in 2005 while working as a writer for the Merced SunStar and doing an internship at KFSN in Fresno. A few months later, he received a phone call from the NBC affiliate in Laredo, Texas, a city he had never ever heard of, and was given the opportunity to accept a position. He moved into a border town two weeks later.
Joey frequently reported on human smuggling, corrupt law enforcement, and drug cartel brutality while he was stationed at the border. He was swiftly elevated to the positions of morning and noon anchor while continuing to report, assume responsibility for daily weather forecasts, and create newscasts.
A Texas legislator filed a measure in the state legislature to restrict food stamp balances from rolling over from month to month, if not spent, as a result of Joey’s investigative reporting on SNAP (food stamp) misuse, which was highlighted on Fox News Channel’s The O’Reilly Factor. A Texas Association of Broadcasters award for investigative journalism was given to Joey for his reporting.
Joey leaped at the chance to work as a weekend anchor/reporter for KSEE in Central California in 2014. He received a promotion to morning and lunchtime anchor for KGPE’s sister station four months later. Joey had an exclusive interview with Byron Price, who was injured while pursuing the perpetrator in the 2015 ISIS-inspired stabbing incident on the University of California, Merced campus and afterward recognized as a hero by the Sheriff.
The unique interview distinguished KGPE’s reporting from that of other stations and the national networks. Because of the coverage, Joey and the station were given an Emmy Award. He was nominated for an Emmy in 2019 for his feature reporting on local Volkswagen Beetle enthusiasts who continue to maintain the Bug after the end of manufacturing.
Joey Horta’s Net worth
Horta has an estimated net worth of around $2 million to $ 4 million. He has this net worth from him working as an anchor and reporter for several years.
What is Joey Horta’s Salary
Horta is one of the greatest anchors and reporters working for KXXV-TV. His estimated annual salary is around $20,000 to $ 80,000.
Joey Horta Leaving
In 2014, Joey seized the opportunity to work as a weekend anchor/reporter for KSEE in Central California once again. He was elevated to morning and lunchtime anchor for the sister station, KGPE, four months later.
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