Summer Knowles is co-anchoring the CBS4 weekday morning news from 5-7 AM and reports for CBS4 News. She joined CBS4 in June 2012. Summer came to Miami from KSLA News 12, Shreveport, LA, where she anchored the CBS affiliate’s morning and noon newscasts. Her previous assignments included: reporter, CBS12 News in West Palm Beach, FL; reporter FOX2 News, St. Louis, MO; and reporter, ABC 12, CBS19, and FOX27 affiliates, Charlottesville, VA. Summer is a Broadcast Journalism graduate of the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, where she was the recipient of a four-year full track and field scholarship.
Although born in Atlanta, Georgia, Summer considers Miami her home because her father is a Miami native. She fondly remembers visiting her grandparents in Miami every year of her young life. Being the daughter of two retired U.S. Army officers, she lived in Georgia, Indiana, Texas, Germany, Kansas, and North Carolina growing up. She is a proud member of the National Association of Black Journalists and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
Summer is conversational in Spanish and American Sign Language. She enjoys running, exercising, photography, and poetry. She has fully embraced South Florida by mentoring students and getting involved in other community service activities.
On the eve of the opening of Art Basel, the Perez Art Museum at Miami Museum Park has officially opened its doors to the public.
As technology continues to be an ever-present part of our daily lives, a disturbing new trend has emerged that is putting people’s privacy at risk. Some are now turning to online forums to seek revenge on ex-lovers, former friends and even complete strangers.
Actress Sandra Bullock won an Oscar playing the strong, supportive white Memphis mom, Leigh Anne Tuohy, who adopted an often homeless African-American teen, Michael Oher in the movie “The Blind Side.” Wednesday the real Leigh Anne Tuohy was in South Florida.
The age old adage that a picture is worth a thousand words certainly holds true for Miami Senior High School, where the yearbook staff along with teachers and the rest of the student body are celebrating 100 years of storytelling through pictures, yearbook pictures.
Tonye Jekiri stands just under 7-feet tall, and is a true sophomore on the University of Miami’s basketball team. Jekiri, who was born and raised in Nigeria, only became interested in the sport after a renown basketball coach in Nigeria spotted him.
A breakthrough for an eye condition which affects tens of million of Americans is right here in South Florida. It’ not only treats the symptoms, but the problem.
MIAMI (CBSMiami) — The president of Miami’s Urban League is celebrating a whopping five decades on the job. T. Willard Fair took over at the young age of 24. “Anything of importance that has advanced [...]
They’re nowhere near the size of a Burmese python, but the tegu lizard may be ready to have an even greater impact on the ecology of South Florida.
The dangers of texting and driving are serious and the results could be deadly. In hopes of preventing this form of distracted driving, students gathered Thursday morning to take a pledge.
The posh South Beach mansion once owned by Italian designer Gianni Versace has been sold at auction for $41.5 million.