Summer Knowles 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.
A selfie might just be the break Miami-Dade police needed in a stolen car case.
Police in Miami say they’ve located a missing three-year-old girl who was considered to be endangered.
A Broward County College student who says she went in to Wednesday night’s gubernatorial debate undecided says she is still undecided.
A day after a federal judge struck down Libertarian Party Candidate Adrian Wyllie’s request to be part of the gubernatorial debate, he asked supporters to join him in protest.
Wednesday night’s debate will not include Libertarian Party Candidate Adrian Wyllie. That’s after a judge struck down his attempt to join Governor Rick Scott and former Florida Governor Charlie Crist.
You’ve seen the incredible video of a car driving right into a group of people eating at a Miami sidewalk café.
Two people who were charged with forcing a 13-year-old girl into prostitution have accepted plea deals on lesser charges.
A hit and run accident on Wednesday night in Miami has sent a 17-year-old to the hospital.
After a serious crash at a local eatery, where a car plowed into a group of people dining outside, CBS4 News learned not only does that restaurant not have a permit for outdoor dining, but according to the City of Miami’s Public Works Department, neither do any of the other businesses on that strip along NE 2nd Avenue and 46th St.
For a second time this year, a South Florida mail carrier has been robbed of their mail key in a north Miami neighborhood.