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 Miami Beach assistant principal arrested on child porn charges faced a judge on Wednesday.
U.S. Representatives Debbie Wasserman Schultz and Ted Deutch were joined by a group of community leaders and activists to voice their concerns about what they call President Donald Trump’s “disastrous” first week in office.
With chants of “USA! USA!” Donald Trump supporters on Calle Ocho literally trumpeted in a new era, with a brass mariachi band.
When Cindi Avila and her husband, Mike, went to the Bahamas last year they were looking for a weekend in paradise at the Atlantis Paradise Island Resort, but they woke up to paradise lost. Cindi was covered with bedbug bites.
The MLK Day madness on the roads of South Florida, which has become an annual tradition in years past, cost a 20-year old man his life and seriously injured another.
Hundreds of riders in two and four wheelers took to the streets of South Florida Mondayto join the so-called “Wheels Up, Guns Down” event on the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
On two wheels and four, motorcyclists and ATV riders have taken to the streets and highways of Miami-Dade and Broward counties on recent Martin Luther King Days.
Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport was bustling amid lots visible security Monday.
More than a dozen units packed with victims from a deadly shooting at Fort Lauderdale airport rushed to Broward Health Medical Center Friday afternoon.
A teenager is facing very adult consequences for an October shooting in a Little Havana neighborhood.