I grew up in Troy, Texas, and I always loved to write. When I started my radio career in 2005, I was so shy I could barely carry on a conversation with anyone who wasn't family or a close friend. Now I cover air shifts, conduct interviews, and deliver the occasional news update. I'm committed to helping keep the people of Central Texas informed and, when possible, entertained.
Get a Free Slurpee from 7-Eleven on 7-11
Wednesday, July 11 is 7-Eleven Day, which means you can get a free small Slurpee at your local store.
Starbucks Plans to Ditch Plastic Straws
Citing environmental concerns, Starbucks has announced it will begin phasing out plastic straws.
Temple Teen Allegedly Attacked Grandparents Over Cell Phone
Temple police arrested a girl, 14, after she reportedly attacked her grandparents, both in their seventies.
Possible Explosive Device Found in Round Rock Neighborhood
Police are investigating a suspicious device found in the 400 block of Hillside Drive.
Man, 25, Accused of Posing as High Schooler, Dating Girl, 14
Dallas authorities say the man posed a Hurricane Harvey refugee in order to enroll in high school and play basketball, and things only get creepier from there.
Local Landscaper Accused of Taking Advantage of Dementia Patient
Lus Fuentes is accused of overcharging an 87-year-old customer with dementia over several years while claiming to have given the woman a senior discount.
Volunteers Install Air Conditioners at Temple Veterans Home
Thanks to volunteers from a Temple business, the Lee Crossley Veterans community is one step closer to completion.
Whataburger MAGA Hat Theft Suspect Arrested
Bexar County officials have charged Kino Jimenez with state felony theft after a video of him taking a teen's MAGA hat and throwing a drink in his face went viral.
Texas Student with Autism Earns Perfect Score on STAAR Math Test
7th grader Cade Elias of Frisco absolutely destroyed the STARR math test, and his mom is (understandably) over the moon about it.
Dress Like a Cow on July 10 and Get Free Chick-Fil-A
Wanna eet mor chikin? You can do it for free Tuesday, July 10, but there's a catch. You have to dress like a cow.