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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Confirmed Ebola case in Dallas, raising concern for spread to Abilene

Health officials confirmed an Ebola case in Dallas on Tuesday and many are raising concerns for the disease possibly spreading to Abilene.

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Sweetwater WASP Museum expansion approved

The Sweetwater WASP Museum is expanding in a big way after city commissioners approved a multi-million dollar expansion project Tuesday.

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Improvements coming for Lake Kirby Dam

The Lake Kirby Dam could soon be getting a much needed face-lift.

Cody Darus French

Abilene man found guilty of sexual assault of a child

A 32-year-old Abilene man was found guilty of sexual assault of a child Thursday.


More than $3,500 worth of parts stolen from North Abilene business

A north Abilene air conditioning business reported the theft of four coils and condensers worth $3,800 overnight Tuesday.

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Abilene City Council looks into regulations for non-potable water usage

Non-potable water isn't meant for drinking-- it's often used for landscaping. The city of Abilene is looking into better ways to conserve that water.

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Multiple windows shot by BB gun at south Abilene business

Multiple windows were shot out of a south Abilene business early Monday morning.

Robert Kevon Johnson

Man wanted for aggravated assault arrested in South Abilene

Police arrested a man wanted for aggravated assault in the early hours of Saturday morning after they received a tip he was at a bar in South Abilene.

Cody Darus French

Abilene man, 32, goes to trial for alleged sexual assault of a child

A jury trial began Tuesday for an Abilene man charged with sexual assaulting a child. Cody Darus French, 32, is charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child.

Gregory Thomas Chance

Man arrested for traffic stop, attempted to swallow drugs

A 50-year-old Abilene man was arrested Monday on drug charges after he was pulled over for not having a front license plate.

Roderick Sneed

Man, 44, arrested in connection with north Abilene shooting

Police have now released the name of a 44-year-old man charged with shooting a man Monday night in north Abilene.

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ACU hosts first female pastor as featured speaker at annual Summit

This year's Summit conference at Abilene Christian University hopes to break down barriers with more opportunities for female spiritual leaders.




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