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.
The Miami-Dade School Board is bracing for what could be an overwhelming problem. During Wednesday’s meeting they will discuss Superintendent Alberto Carvalho’s proposal that the school district join with the county’s congressional delegation in “calling on the federal government to provide resources, logistics, and funding necessary to address the pending influx of Cuban refugees.”
The photograph snapped by his mother Tuesday morning shows 13-year-old Eric Watson at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, back from the brink of death.
A cab driver, shot during a predawn robbery Sunday, spoke to the media Monday afternoon from his hospital bed at Ryder Trauma Center.
Security will be tight Thursday night at SunLife Stadium for the 2015 Capital One Orange Bowl.
Boca Raton police have released the name of the teen who was shot and killed at a housing complex near Florida Atlantic University’s campus.
A 13-year old boy, shot multiple times while at his grandmother’s home, is undergoing more surgery on Tuesday as the search for the culprit continues.
Miracle: Garbage Truck Driver Saves 1-Year-Old Without Pulse In Pool After Hearing Screams, Giving Child CPR
Rescue crews rushed a 1-year old child to the hospital following a near-drowning in Miramar.
A mother is grieving the loss of her son who died Thursday morning in a hit and run accident in southwest Miami-Dade.
The director of a South Florida art museum emerged from a more than hour-long meeting with the city manager in North Miami Wednesday, still on paid leave following a complaint from an employee.
Police are looking for a driver who struck a woman in North Miami and left her in the road to die.