Joel is an Emmy Award winning journalist with more than 15 years of television experience. He earned his bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism with a minor in political science. He enjoyed writing at an early age, and by junior high school decided to steer his future toward journalism. Joel wrote and shot photos for his hometown newspaper while in high school and focused his energy on broadcasting during his college years.
Over the years, Joel has worked in Bryan/College Station, Austin, New Orleans and Atlanta. During that time he’s covered a wide range of events, including the Branch Davidian stand-off, the Oklahoma City bombing, and President Clinton’s impeachment. His work has received numerous awards including more than a dozen from the Associated Press, a Texas Headliner’s Award, an Edward R. Murrow Award and an Emmy Award.
Wet weather and a delay in receiving construction supplies put construction of Peach Elementary School on Baird Farm Road in Arlington behind schedule.
The road is scheduled to open Tuesday from 6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. for the morning commute and 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in the afternoon.
A major new construction project building connections between State Highways 121, 360 and 114 gets underway Monday.
A dozen schools in Fort Worth will have upgraded school zone safety signs to start the new school year in a program that could quickly grow to impact a large number of the 200,000 students in the city.
Trace Ridge Parkway next to Lone Star Elementary School in north Fort Worth has undergone a dramatic facelift since parents last picked up their children from school several months ago.
There was one spot that was especially punishing as the midday sun beat down blazed.
UNT and Cumberland Presbyterian Children’s Home put together a program pairing college students studying video production with foster care residents.
TCU lost parking spaces when a construction project started. Homeowners have been putting up their own “no parking” signs.
Your water department is not responsible for the lines from the meter to a public drinking fountain, the actual drinking fountain or for the lines from the meter to the taps on your house.
They’ve been invited to perform in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade in NY.
The Campus Carry Law allowing licensed concealed weapons goes into effect August 1.
Right now, pest control experts are battling one of the side effects of the hot, muggy weather. You might not like our humid, sultry summer conditions, but fleas love it.