Davis Rankin has been a talk show host and news reporter in the Valley for a generation. In that time, he has interview everyone from Texas governors and Presidential candidates to politicians, celebrities and everyday people in the Valley and the world.
In addition to time on the air at KURV, Davis has worked at KGBT-TV News, CBS News with Dan Rather, The Abilene Reporter-News, a couple of Texas legislators and a candidate for state office in Texas who didn’t make it.
Davis has broad interests and can talk to almost anyone. He maintains an avid interest in history, particularly the history of South Texas and North Mexico.
He has a wife and two college-age sons. He himself is the son of Charlie Rankin, who was a farm broadcaster in the Rio Grande Valley for 35 years, many of those on KURV.