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.
Alex Daoud’s daughter, Kelly Hyman, an attorney with a high-powered Palm Beach law firm has launched a double-barreled lawsuit, seeking ownership of the house. She wants her father out.
Day two is underway in the trial of a man accused of killing a Miami Police officer.
Police in Miami are investigating after a body was found at a home on NE 8 Court Monday afternoon.
A key witness in the trial of suspended Opa-locka police Sergeant German Bosque is expected to continue his testimony Wednesday.
CBS4 News has learned the opening of the PortMiami Tunnel has been delayed because of the failure of jet fans intended to keep air circulating and toxic fumes from accumulating in the underground passage.
The 21-year-old accused of a double murder in a SW Miami-Dade home said, according to police, he wanted to kill the male victim because he believed he “was the devil.”
In a Miami-Dade courtroom Friday there was a torrent of tears and a sea of blue – blue shirts, blue fingernail polish, blue bracelets.
Locals are dashing for cash hidden throughout South Florida and on Thursday afternoon, the chosen spot is Brickell.
The defense began its case Wednesday in the trial of a former Miami Beach police officer charged with four felonies after he was involved in an ATV crash on South Beach which seriously injured two people.
Jordan White walked out of the main Miami-Dade County jail, into the welcoming arms of his mother and father. It was a scene that underscored the Biblical declaration “the truth will set you free.”