Arezow is thrilled to be back in North Texas after years away from family and friends. Her family is originally from Afghanistan, and escaped Kabul after the Russian invasion when Arezow was just 7 years old.
After years of living with extended family in Pakistan, and later in a refugee camp in Germany, Arezow moved to North Texas as a teenager. Although she did not speak English when she arrived, she gradually learned the language by studying voraciously and by watching American television!
Arezow soon grew to love her adopted home and graduated from high school in Plano. She went on to study journalism at the University of Texas in Austin and began her Emmy Award-winning television news career in Corpus Christi, and later Austin.
In 2005, Arezow had the opportunity to spend a week in Afghanistan, embedded with soldiers deployed with the Texas Army National Guard. She filed an award-winning series of reports on the experience, as well as a half-hour special. It remains one of the most memorable assignments of her career.
The Boy Scouts of America on Monday are expected to lift their longstanding ban on gay leaders. This marks a turning point for the Irving based organization.
It has been dubbed one of the hottest acts in the nation, and North Texans are now able to score tickets to see Garth Brooks in concert when he performs seven shows in Dallas.
The battle over confederate symbols at a North Texas school district is stirring up a heated debate. A big crowd is expected Thursday night at the Birdville Independent School District headquarters in Haltom City.
A high-speed chase ended early Wednesday in the front yard of a family’s home, located right under the Highway 287 bridge at Wilbarger Street in Fort Worth.
Emergency crews with Dallas Fire-Rescue responded to a two-alarm house fire in Dallas on Tuesday morning that was able to spread to another neighboring home.
Police officers in Johnson County nabbed more than a dozen men accused of going online to meet underage boys and girls.
Viridian Elementary School has a new leader on Thursday, after the former one was arrested in a child solicitation case.
Police said that a Fort Worth security guard was forced to fire his gun at a gated apartment complex in the eastern part of the city.
Controversy is brewing over two books in a Hood County library. Some parents are demanding that the books — which teach about the LGBT community — be banned.
Fort Worth’s historic Stockyards are getting a facelift, and the city is expected to unveil details of the redevelopment project on Tuesday. But there some are concerns after a video was released online.
The HEB ISD principal, who is on leave after he was arrested by police in Frisco for online solicitation of a minor, is now in federal custody.
It was a quiet Friday morning along the Trinity River near downtown Fort Worth. No kayakers and tubers yet after Texas Parks and Wildlife Game Wardens pulled a 10-foot blind alligator from the river on Thursday.