Gary Nelson has been a member of the CBS4 News team since September, 1992, coming on board in the days following Hurricane Andrew, a storm that ripped a swath of devastation across our community and ripped the roof off Gary’s house.
Gary’s colorful style and memorable story-telling ability have helped CBS4 News stand apart in South Florida television. It is a style Gary has been developing and sharing over 42 years of broadcast news experience. While Gary has lived and worked his entire life in Florida – beginning in his hometown of Gainesville – his many assignments across the United States and overseas have contributed to the numerous Emmy and Associated Press awards he has received for everything from spot news to feature stories to investigative reporting. He has also won the Edward R. Murrow award.
Gary is a member of the National Association of Television Arts and Sciences
Born and raised in Gainesville, Gary, of course, bleeds Orange and Blue as a big fan of the Florida Gators. Gary enjoys fishing, scrabble and quality time with his wife, Mary Jane. His son, Niles, is a cryptologist/linguist for United States Navy Security, who reads, writes and speaks Chinese.
A Massage Envy massage therapist is accused of sexual assault.
‘He Was More Than My Son, He Was My Best Friend’: Father Of Teen Bicyclist Struck, Killed By FHP Trooper
The family of a teenage bicyclist, struck and killed by a Florida Highway Patrol trooper is speaking out about their loss.
A teenage bicyclist, struck and killed by a Florida Highway Patrol cruiser Friday night, darted into the Trooper’s path, according to FHP officials.
Miami-Dade police are investigating a double homicide in Homestead that investigators say saw a 19-year-old shoot and kill his girlfriend’s mother while possibly trying protect the mother from her boyfriend.
When most couples recite that they will take their mate “in sickness and in health” in their wedding vows it’s just a time-honored tradition.
In Miami, it promised to be a memorable evening as the community remembered the life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
The family of a Florida International University student who died when a pedestrian bridge collapsed nearly three weeks ago has filed a lawsuit naming nine entities responsible for it design and construction.
It’s been eighteen days since the under construction FIU pedestrian bridge came crashing down on Southwest 8th Street, killing six and injuring nine.
“I’ve been waiting for you.” Those are the words, according to a CBS4 News source, that a gunman said just before shooting and killing another man at a northwest Miami-Dade gas station
For a pilot, any landing you can walk away from is a good landing.