Jennifer anchors the weekend morning edition of CBS 11 News, and reports for the morning show on weekdays. She joined CBS 11 News in September 2013. For her, the move is a return home. Jennifer spent eight years of her childhood in Dallas before her family relocated to Georgia. She returned to Texas for college, graduating from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in journalism.
News reporting has taken Jennifer around the country and even overseas. In 2012, she spent a month in London covering the Summer Olympics for various NBC affiliates. In 2009, she traveled to upstate New York for a reunion of Holocaust survivors and the American soldiers who saved their lives 65 years earlier. She produced, wrote and anchored a 30-minute documentary on the experience, and it remains her most memorable assignment.
Jennifer comes to DFW from Cleveland, where she reported for WKYC. Prior to that, Jennifer was a reporter and fill-in anchor for WTLV in Jacksonville and WLTX in Columbia. She began her career in TV news right up U.S. 75, at KXII in Sherman.
While in Cleveland, Jennifer won an Emmy Award for breaking news reporting. She is also the recipient of an Edward R. Murrow Award for writing, as well as awards from the South Carolina Associated Press and the Florida Society of Professional Journalists.
Authorities in Cedar Hill have arrested a man who is accused of kidnapping a teenager at gunpoint on Thursday morning. The teen jumped from a moving car to escape.
Police in Fort Worth are investigating a death in the southwestern part of the city. Authorities were called Tuesday after a man spotted a woman’s body in a public grassy area.
Carol Anne Taylor, perched up in the bell tower of the Cathedral Shrine of the Virgin of Guadalupe, has played the carillon for the last 13 years.
Two teenagers have been arrested and charged with aggravated assault after a fight broke out at Stonebriar Centre in Frisco Friday evening.
In the age of one-touch, instant photography, Deep Ellum’s Photographique is a survivor and is this week’s “The Ones For Texas.”
The crowd at a football game in Dallas was sent running Sunday after shots started to ring out.
A series of crashes along Interstate-30 early Friday kept emergency crews busy and drivers frustrated throughout the night. All of the crashes happened in different parts of the DFW area.
Darren McGrady was at the Windsor Castle for 11 years, working in the Queen’s kitchen, as her personal chef.
This should be a great weekend to get outdoors and check out Mayfest at Trinity Park in Fort Worth. There will be plenty of art, live music, rides, food and fun for the whole family.
He died serving his community, and North Texas is now honor him. The funeral for Dallas PD officer Rogelio Santander was held at Lake Pointe Church in Rockwall on Tuesday.
The community this week will honor the life of Dallas police officer Rogelio Santander, who was shot and killed while trying to take a man into custody at a Home Depot store last week.
At the Miracle League of Parker County, all ages and all abilities are welcome. The only requirement is an enthusiasm for baseball.