NBC4’s Jim Vance marks 45 years at TV station

WASHINGTON — Jim Vance this is week is celebrating his 45 years with NBC 4.

Vance started as a general assignment reporter in 1969 and moved to the anchor desk in 1972, becoming one of the nation’s first black co-anchors of a local nightly newscast.

NBC Nightly News Anchor Brian Williams wished Vance well in a funny tribute.

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