Bridget Spencer joined FOX 7 Austin in March 2015.
Before moving to Austin, Bridget was a reporter, producer and fill-in anchor at WTVY in Dothan, Alabama. She hails from the south, having been born and raised in Marietta, Georgia and is a proud graduate of the University of Arkansas, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Advertising/Public Relations.
Bridget has covered all kinds of stories, and when asked, can never decide which is her favorite. When she's not working, Bridget enjoys exploring Austin's beautiful outdoors scene and shopping.
No injuries were reported in two sudden explosions in San Marcos near the Texas State University campus.
On Tuesday, a hearing that Rodney Reed's attorneys would use to try to void his execution was postponed, but it didn't stop a rally outside the Bastrop County District Attorney’s office Wednesday.
A public hearing on how the state and medical professionals handle these cases was held Tuesday at the Capitol after the couple recently met with state Rep. James Frank (R-Wichita Falls).
Lankford was arrested onsite and charged with aggravated assault.
Shujaa Graham and Juan Roberto Melendez traveled from Maryland and New Mexico to hand-deliver a letter to Gov. Greg Abbott's office, urging him to halt Reed's execution and allow time for new evidence that could prove his innocence to be reviewed.
Sandra Reed's son Rodney has been locked up for the 1996 murder of Stacey Stites, but with new witnesses and evidence that have appeared, many believe Reed is an innocent man and that Stites' former fiancé should be looked at.
Mayor Steve Adler, council member Greg Casar and U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-Austin) are pushing for not only musicians but anyone in Central Texas who needs health insurance to utilize the Affordable Care Act's marketplace
The city of Pflugerville says for nearly a year, their drinking water did not meet minimum state standards, possibly exposing residents to a parasite called cryptosporidium.
After a Pflugerville ISD parent witnessed a child being "lunch shamed," the school district is making a major change to their lunch policy.
A mother-daughter team has paid off the school lunch debts of all the elementary schools in Hutto ISD.