Before coming to north Texas, she covered Austin’s local and state politics for News Radio 590 KLBJ. She’s appeared on CNN’s Headline News and Court TV.
During the 2009 Fort Hood shootings, she provided live reports for KCBS Radio in San Francisco and for BBC Radio.
Her breaking news reports have been honored twice by the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters, in 2010 for her coverage on KRLD and in 2005 for her live reports on KTBB in Tyler. She also received a Best Reporter award from TAPB in 2004 while at KTBB.
Emily went to New York from her hometown Tyler, Texas to attend New York University, Tisch School of the Arts. Her decision to go into broadcast journalism came about because of her experiences following 9-11.
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After years of wrangling, the Dallas Parks and Recreation Board has approved a smoking ban on city parkland – with a couple of exceptions.
Synthetic drug use is an issue throughout North Texas, but it is the most visible in downtown Dallas.
With a homeless population that is much higher both numbers-wise and percentage-wise than Dallas’, Austin has been searching for viable options for decades.
Texas Republicans headed to next week’s state convention are finding themselves without their expected candidate, as the Lone Star State’s primary winner, Senator Ted Cruz, suspends his campaign.
People who live in Sand Branch say they will not be moved from the community their families have lived in for more than 100 years.
A college student brought to the US illegally when he was an infant and who is caught in the middle of a hotly contested Presidential race is the story of “Deferred Action,” which is running right now at Dallas Theater Center’s Wyly Theatre.
The Dallas Street Choir has launched its first music video — “Homeless, Not Voiceless: The Climb — and is looking to get a million views or “likes.”
Dallas city council members say they they get complaints about shopping carts on the street, on sidewalks, in medians and alleyways.
Forty-two percent of the country’s retailers have not yet switched their check out systems to read the new, more secure, TRON-like chips cropping up on credit cards
The city of Dallas is looking to start is mosquito abatement program by March 1st instead of waiting until mosquito season official starts in April.
Almost a thousand teenagers from Central America who crossed the border without permission and without their parents are being housed here in North Texas.
More than 200 people who fled to the United States from war and oppression in their home countries, including a family from Syria, will be spending the Thanksgiving holiday together in east Dallas.