Brittany Jeffers is proud to call Dallas ‘home’ after she recently joined the team as a reporter at CBS 11.
Brittany is an Emmy award winning reporter/anchor who has covered everything from American Idol auditions to the destructive aftermath of the 2012 Moore tornado.
She was awarded two regional Emmy awards for her coverage during the 5 and 9 p.m. newscasts.
Prior to working with CBS 11, Brittany was the weekend anchor/reporter at FOX23 in Tulsa, Oklahoma and the morning news anchor at KLKN Channel 8 in Lincoln, NE.
Brittany is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a degree in broadcast journalism. Brittany was Miss Nebraska 2009 and a finalist at Miss America. She’s involved with the Girl Scouts of America and volunteered her time with the Kiwanis Club of Tulsa and CureSearch for children’s cancer.
Central Expressway in Dallas was shut down for several hours early Thursday after a fiery car crash left four people injured in the hospital. One of those patients is in critical condition.
Attorneys for Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott are set for an emergency hearing in federal court in New York, as they try to once again stop the running back’s suspension.
On Monday afternoon, police identified the suspect as Kenvione Rayshun Overton, 17. He’s 5’7” and weighs 165 pounds.
The search for a missing Richardson toddler has now entered the sixth day, and efforts are expanding to find Sherin Mathews. However, police have said that both parents are being uncooperative.
A police officer at Texas Tech was fatally shot in the head by a student, according to a campus spokesperson. The incident happened on Monday night as campus authorities were checking on Hollis Daniels.
SMU is back open after a power outage on Tuesday night forced thousands of students to be evacuated. Many of those students returned to class on Wednesday morning carrying books and overnight bags.
Police in Dallas are investigating an attempted robbery at an Oak Cliff home that ended with the homeowner being shot in the leg by masked suspects. The victim is expected to be okay.
A man from Haltom City was staying just two floors beneath the Las Vegas shooter’s hotel room at the Mandalay Bay when gunshots rang out, and helped police locate the source of the attack.
The Cowboys lost to the Rams on Sunday, but now Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott has another battle to fight — against the NFL — in the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals in New Orleans.
Eight people were injured, including five children, when a student driver crashed into a Frisco daycare on Thursday. The teenager was out for a driving lesson when the crash happened.
More support is coming for women in need now that Emily’s Place has broken ground on a new building. The local nonprofit helps women and children who are looking to escape from domestic violence situations.
Officials with the Texas Rangers, Major League Baseball and the City of Arlington broke ground Thursday on the new Globe Life Field. The ballpark will become the new home of the Rangers just in time for the 2020 season.