Looking back at Elaine Houston’s remarkable career

Former coworkers congratulate Elaine Houston

Elaine Houston is leaving NewsChannel 13 after nearly 34 years, and some former coworkers wanted to say goodbye.

Elaine Houston was raised in St. Louis and went off to college at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.

Her first job on TV was in Mississippi, then in Peoria. Then in 1990, Elaine Houston came to WNYT.

Watch the video for some special goodbyes, and then stay tuned for a second video that looks back at her amazing career.