Maggie Contreras

Executive Producer

POSTED: 1:54 PM Jun 06 2012   UPDATED: 3:37 PM Jan 13 2015

Maggie Contreras is the executive producer  at KTXS.

Originally from New Hampshire, Maggie lived in Pennsylvania, Minnesota, and Tennessee before moving to the great state of Texas.

Maggie gained her love for news while working for her high school TV station, KGLE, at Allen High School in the DFW metroplex. She then went on to spend the best four years of her life at the University of Missouri in the Missouri School of Journalism. MIZ! In college, she reported and produced for the Mizzou-owned NBC affiliate, KOMU.

She moved to Abilene right out of college in May 2011 to work as the 6/10 producer. For the past 3 years, Maggie has had her hands on every news show produced at KTXS.

When she’s not at work, Maggie enjoys spending time with friends, playing with her basset mix, Anni, and curling up with a good book.


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Breckenridge news

More human remains found in Hubbard Creek Reservoir

More human remains – in addition to those of animals – have been found in the bed of Hubbard Creek Reservoir.

Jeffrey Whitehead

Chase in Early ends in one arrest

Early police arrested a 29-year-old man on Wednesday after leading police on a chase through residential neighborhoods.

Merkel ISD to name new high school principal in late April

Merkel ISD leaders will be filling the district's open high school principal position at the school board's next meeting on April 23.

Nathanael Edward Tillery (Tarrant County Jail, 2015)

Abducted Texas clerk to be removed from life support

The family of a College Station convenience store clerk critically injured during an abduction before being found in the Fort Worth area earlier this week has decided that he will be removed from life support.

Heath Burns

Ex-Abilene ISD Superintendent Heath Burns arrested on drug charge

Former Abilene ISD Superintendent Heath Burns has been arrested on a possession of a controlled substance by fraud charge.

Del Van Cox

Cox named lone finalist for Abilene High head football coach

Del Van Cox will become the head football coach and athletic director at Abilene High, pending school board approval.

Abilene man sent to hospital after burglary

A man suffered from possible broken ribs after he said two men broke into his residence at the Ponca Motel in Abilene.

2 vehicle on FM 18 at H

Two-car Callahan County crash sends 1 to hospital

An accident at the intersection of Hwy 603 and FM 18 in Callahan County sent one person to a Big Country hospital.

Shooting - crime

Abilene home shot at multiple times

An Abilene home was hit at least four times by bullets early Sunday morning.

Three Abilene car lots report car burglaries in one night

Abilene police are investigating three cases of car burglary in one night.

Death investigation

Coleman police investigate body found in vacant home

The Coleman Police Department found a body in a vacant home on the afternoon of Feb. 6.

Michael Wallace and Briana Payne arrest

Officials arrest 2 teens in Baird robbery, murder case

Authorities in Lubbock arrested a 19-year-old man and 18-year-old woman last week for their roles in a January robbery and murder in Baird.





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