J.D. is an award-winning reporter who has been covering North Texas for CBS 11 since 1996. He began his career in Longview and also worked as a reporter in Johnson City, Tennessee and Tulsa, Oklahoma. But he’s a native Texan who was born in Dallas and raised in Plano. He attended Plano Senior High School and SMU, where he found his passion for journalism and decided to pursue a career in TV news.
J.D. has reported from all over the world including the Middle East, Europe and Canada. He has also covered Texas from the Gulf Coast to the Panhandle. You’ll see J.D. at the scene of many of the most important stories affecting North Texans. Some of his most memorable recent experiences include being knocked down by Hurricane Katrina in 2005, dodging wildfires in West Texas in 2006 and wading through floodwaters in North Texas in 2007, all while meeting some extraordinary people along the way.
When he’s not on air, J.D. is a competitive tennis player, and you’ll usually find him practicing on a court or playing in a local tournament. He currently covers the Dallas Police Department for CBS 11 and is always on the lookout for the next big story!
A North Texas 2-year-old is now an internet sensation after video showing her ability to identify and explain what every organ of the human body does hit more than 80 thousand views on YouTube.
Plano police have executed a search warrant on the car of the man last seen with missing Fort Worth woman Christina Morris.
More than a year after the death of a Dallas man, a former Dallas police officer is now facing manslaughter charges for hitting him with a patrol car.
Sergeant Michael Monnig’s wife, Lisa, didn’t receive the news that her husband tested negative for Ebola from doctors or state health authorities. She found out from CBS 11’s JD Miles during an exclusive interview Thursday afternoon.
An admitted long shot took home the crown amid smiles and applause.
Isolation rooms in most North Texas hospitals are very similar to the ones inside the Medical Center in McKinney and at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, where a patient with the first U.S. diagnosed Ebola case is being treated.
Police discovered two dead bodies at a Collin County home Wednesday. The location is the residence of Pallavi Dhawan and her husband Sumeet. Pallavi is the Frisco woman accused of killing her son back in January.
A 14-year-old made a Corsicana Walmart his home, avoiding detection for four days as the boy scrounged the store for food, drink and clothes.
The second of two Ebola-stricken American patients is back on home soil, after contracting the disease while doing missionary work in Africa.
In Atlanta, some resentment and concern from residents that Ebola has been brought to their city.
There’s a reason a Grand Prairie security alarm company has a lot of employees with military backgrounds.
The controversial proposed redevelopment of the Glen Garden Country Club into a whiskey distillery isn’t sitting well with many residents nearby.