Nahum Lopez

Nahum Lopez

Digital Content Producer

Nahum Lopez is a local radio enthusiast turned TV aficionado who was born in Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua. In the early 80's at the young age of three he migrated to the town of Port Arthur, TX with his grandmother Socorro Torres where he attended Thomas Jefferson High School and graduated with the class of 2000. As a student he took part in the high school's newspaper where he grew an interest in the Media & Journalism.

He received 2 Associate degrees (A.A.) from Tyler Junior College the first in radio & television broadcasting

and the second in journalism & mass communications, later he attended The University of North Texas

where he received his Bachelors of Applied Arts & Sciences (B.A.A.S.) with a specialty in Journalism.

Nahum has worked in the Radio & Marketing world for the last 15 years most recently as the Program Director of Caliente 103.1 & 104.7 in the East Texas area. Prior to that he served as the Multicultural Marketing Coordinator for the Brookshire Grocery company where he got to interact with multiple communities in Texas, Arkansas, and Louisiana. Prior to relocating back to Tyler he spent a few years in the Pacific Northwest from 2012 to 2015 working for Albertson's and Safeway on their broadcast and digital team.

Outside of radio and TV being his passion music naturally falls in line and goes hand in hand for him. He enjoys live music concerts, movies, and a nice outing into the woods he also loves the beach and spending as much time as possible with his 7 year-old little boy and his 3 year-old little girl.

Education:

  • University Of North Texas, Journalism, 2011

Recent Articles by Nahum

  WATCH: Tatum QB with long TD pass under pressure

Driver falls asleep, crashes into Smith County used car dealership

Tyler Fire Department responds to possible explosion at Greenberg Turkey

  Voting hours extended in Upshur County due to technical difficulties with voting-related equipment

Longview Police report 2 wrecks blocking roads

  1 dead in crash on US 59 north of Garrison

Marshall man dies after striking truck towing travel trailer

CHRISTUS Good Shepherd hosts trick-or-treating drive-thru in Longview

Two Tyler organizations prepare for Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations

Roads cleared after accident blocked Hardy St. and Loop 281 in Longview

  Crash causes power outage to voting location, middle school in Longview

  Person killed in Winona wreck identified by DPS

Winona ISD lets out early due to water issues

Tyler police looking for two men who robbed 3 gas stations

Rollover wreck blocks traffic on Gentry Pkwy at Broadway Ave.

Ellen Trout Zoo cancels Zoo Boo 2020 due to COVID-19

  One injured after road rage leads to shooting near Chandler

One dead after vehicle crashes into tree on I-20 in Smith County

DPS identifies victim from Tyler in Smith County motorcycle crash

Mt. Vernon woman dies after 2-vehicle wreck in Franklin County

Various Longview streets closed due to flooding

Several wrecks slow I-20 in Smith County

Tyler officer injured after being rear ended in two-vehicle, motorcycle wreck

DPS investigation reveals more details in Shelby County wreck which killed 5

4 children, 1 adult killed in Shelby County head-on wreck

  Mother of boy killed in boating accident speaks out after manslaughter trial delayed

One dead in two-vehicle crash on US 59 in Panola Co.

  2 injured in Flint shooting

Governor announces $150,000 in federal COVID-19 emergency funding for local governments

  Fire destroys Rusk County home