The book from the longtime anchor will come out in the spring Published 5:21 pm CST, Friday, November 9, 2018 Dave Ward Dave Ward Photo: Quy Tran Photography / Quy Tran Photography Photo: Quy Tran Photography / Quy Tran Photography Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Dave Ward Dave Ward Photo: Quy Tran Photography / Quy Tran Photography ABC13’s Dave Ward to release memoir 1 / 1 Back to Gallery Dave Ward, the longtime anchor and newsman at ABC affiliate KTRK-Channel 13, has penned a memoir that will be released in April 2019. Titled “Good Evening, Friends,” it will encompass his 60-year career working in radio and TV news in Houston. Ward covered wars in Vietnam and the Middle East as well as natural disasters and elections. Through Ward’s eyes, readers will go behind the scenes on the news set, go on the road with the Houston Oilers, watch the growth of the U.S. space program, and experience his personal struggles including surviving a motorcycle crash, car crash and a heart attack. Ward left KTRK in May, 2017 but recently returned for segments called “Dave Ward’s Houston.” “Good Evening, Friends” is being published by Houston-based Bright Sky Press. RELATED: Dave Ward is coming back to KTRK.