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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Over the past couple of years, the city of Grand Prairie has made a push to bring the downtown area back, fronting much of the costs of renovating some of the buildings.
People across the metroplex have reported seeing a white substance floating through the air this morning. Relax — it’s just spiders.
You may be surprised to learn that Fort Worth was not the original county seat of Tarrant County – that honor belongs to Birdville.
You see them all the time – the gray switch boxes at intersections. In 2007, the city of North Richland Hills launched the Signal Box public art project, and turned thirteen intersections into canvases.
New businesses in Dallas could soon be required to provide parking spaces for bicycles. The Dallas City Council is set to vote on the new rules at a meeting on Wednesday.
The city of Dallas and its residents lost an icon this week. James DiCarlo, of Jimmy’s Food Store, died on Sunday at the age of 92. He had been a grocer in Dallas for more than 70 years.
A $600,000 renovation is underway right now at Fair Park to prepare a new pedestal capable of housing a much heftier Big Tex.
The North Texas Food Bank’s Community Kitchen provides thousands of meals a week but faces an uncertain future with the closure of Dawson State jail.
The Lovejoy ISD Board of Trustees decided to go the “innovative strategy” route, which will be to open the district up for transfer students in exchange for a fee.
Would you be willing to talk about the conflicts in your marriage in the name of science? UNT is looking for volunteers to participate in a study to be run by Dr. Joshua Hook in the Department of Psychology at the University of North Texas.
Kids love to climb on the plastic Old Nessie sea serpent which appears to be swimming through Allan Saxe Park in Arlington. But a vandal recently lopped off the monster’s head.
The Shops at Legacy were built as part of Ross Perot’s master plan for the over 2,000 acres that surround the Dallas North Tollway in Plano. But hints of Plano’s past can still be seen here and there in Legacy.