News Hostage

End of the Road

McCoy's reaction: He got into a yelling match with news director Joe Izbrand, accusing him of instigating the story. Izbrand was handed 30 days' probation, staffers say, with the for-public-consumption reason being that he has left the newsroom severely understaffed.

That problem wasn't helped with the announced departure of longtime KTRH reporter and editor Joe Householder. He's headed for the much, much greener pastures of doing public relations work for the powerful law firm of Vinson & Elkins.

E-mail the News Hostage at rich.connelly@houstonpress.com.

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