Elizabeth Weiss

Crime/Courts Reporter

POSTED: 7:24 AM Aug 06 2014   UPDATED: 11:53 AM Jun 19 2014
Elizabeth Weiss

Raised in Houston, Elizabeth Weiss joined the staff as the crime/courts reporter in June 2014.

Elizabeth graduated a semester early from Abilene Christian University in 2013, with a bachelor of science in convergence journalism. While in college, she was the anchor, writer, and producer for the campus newscast and a reporter for the school newspaper. She also was an intern at FOX 26 Houston, the summer before her senior year.

In her free time, Elizabeth enjoys photography, music, and reading. She is very excited to begin her career at KTXS with the support of her friends and family.


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