Steve is an Emmy Award winning journalist. He has been recognized nationally for his coverage of Public Education and his reports from New Orleans following Hurricane Katrina garnered the “Best News Story” Katie Award from the Press Club of Dallas.
Steve was the only broadcast journalist embedded with the 56th Brigade of the Texas National Guard during Operation Iraqi Freedom. He also traveled with a group of Dallas physicians to Haiti in early 2010 to report on the aftermath of the devastating earthquake there.
He may be most noted for his coverage of the Dallas Independent School District. His daily reports provide solid information regarding the academic and educational landscape of North Texas.
Steve’s career path includes work in Portland, Fresno, Oklahoma City and Wichita Falls. As a general assignment reporter, Steve has taken more in-depth looks into issues such as child neglect, race relations, domestic abuse and crime.
Steve has also received professional recognition from The National Association of Black Journalists, The Institute for Educational Inquiry, The Poynter Institute, and The University of Oklahoma Black Alumni Society.
Officials have confirmed a fatal shooting at a Walmart store in the city of Kaufman. The call was first reported as an active shooter situation, then a murder-suicide, and lastly as a scene that left one person dead and another injured.
With the election for the county’s District 3 seat set for Tuesday, March 1, voters are talking about their view of the brawl.
“I can’t believe he was this close,” Senika Hubbard said. Hubbard lives two doors from sex assault suspect Samuel Jamall White.
Van Gilbert is charged with two counts of indecency with a child.
The future of Fair Park may include a private management operation, given the directive to turn the Dallas park into a fully-developed destination site for families and visitors alike.
On Friday over 900 students at Hood Middle School cast ballots in a ceremonial election to remove the Hood name attached to the school since 1955.
DART continues to investigate the crash that killed Zulita Walker.
“New” isn’t always “better,” according to some Oak Cliff residents.
Dallas ISD board member says there are too many charter schools in her neighborhood.
The little girl’s death initiated the formation of a public alert system, warning citizens of child abductions, the Amber Alert.
The Collin County store owners became new millionaires last February after the store was notified that a winning Powerball ticket was sold to a customer.
Steve Thomas has a special presentation for the 8th graders. “I call it 12-26, the day a tornado hit,” Thomas tells his students.