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 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.
At a park in Mineral Wells, Peggy and Robert Crutsinger say they’re healing slowly alongside their two young sons. Both boys were molested by a close family friend.
As the flu continues to spread across North Texas one woman says a deadly strain of the H1N1 virus killed her otherwise healthy husband.
Something doctors say they have noticed this season is just how fast the virus can spread through an entire family.
A battle has been brewing for months in the Tarrant County city of Saginaw. Residents and some businesses are fighting the city over a proposed drug rehabilitation facility moving to the area.
For the first time, North Texas revelers rang in the new year in Fort Worth. Fireworks lit up the sky as the clock struck midnight, and many believe that the party was long overdue.
CBS 11 reporter Arezow Doost was getting ready for her live shot in Sundance Square, when all of a sudden, a young man was getting on one knee to propose to his girlfriend.
A Fort Worth mother is in jail accused of stabbing her three-year-old son in their apartment.
Huddled together dozens of friends gathered in Southeast Fort Worth to remember their 14-year-old friend.
A Fort Worth grandmother is fighting for her life after firefighters spotted smoke from her house and rescued her Thursday morning.
A Good Samaritan found a 19-month-old baby in Pelican Bay on Monday, covered in cockroaches and feces and crawling across a busy street.
A legally blind woman falls into an uncovered manhole on Weiler Boulevard, in southeast Fort Worth. The 34-year-old woman was walking with her young son at the time.
There’s a new effort to put a teenage drunk driver behind bars. Ethan Couch killed four people in a crash this past summer. Now the Tarrant County DA is turning his attention toward the two surviving, but severely injured teens in the crash.