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 South Florida mother on Thursday afternoon described her daughter after she was allegedly sexually assaulted at Keys Gate Charter High School in Homestead.
A steady trickle of voters made their way in and out of polling sites across Miami-Dade County on Tuesday.
An inmate on-the-run since Halloween was located Monday afternoon.
A Miami police officer accused of taking money to be a drug dealer’s hired muscle was in court Thursday morning.
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A South Florida man accused of manufacturing testosterone for Anthony Bosch appeared in court on Thursday afternoon.
A day after the Jacksonville debate versus Democrat Charlie Crist, Gov. Rick Scott was back on the campaign trail with a big name politician at his side.