Rebecca Thomas joined FOX 7 Austin in September of 2015 to anchor FOX 7 News at 5, 9 and 10 p.m. - with veteran Austin journalist, Mike Warren. Originally from Southern California, Rebecca came to Austin from Phoenix, where she worked as an anchor and reporter for the ABC affiliate and then the CBS affiliate.
Journalism runs in Rebecca's blood. Her grandfather was the editor of the Los Angeles Herald Examiner in the 1960's and 1970's and her uncle is a retired photographer and photo editor for the Los Angeles Times.
Rebecca has embraced everything about Austin - enjoying its vibrant, local food and music scenes. An avid explorer of the great outdoors, you can find her kayaking Lady Bird Lake and hiking Austin’s trails with her three pound puppies.
The students of Campbell Elementary and their designs are the focus of this Class Act.
Drew Grace, 29, has had seizures since he was 12, with recurrent seizures affecting his everyday life and keeping him from activities he enjoyed like soccer and sleepovers.
The Austin staple celebrates The King's birthday every year on Jan. 8 with a themed party.
Travis County GOP Chairman Matt Mackowiak and Ed Espinoza with Progress Texas join Rebecca Thomas to discuss what more can be done at the local and state level to fix Austin's homeless situation.
Travis County GOP Chairman Matt Mackowiak and Glenn Smith from Progress Texas join Rebecca Thomas to discuss recently renewed tensions between Iran and the United States.
The Salvation Army hosted a free Christmas meal at its downtown Austin shelter on East 8th Street.
Williamson County Sheriff Robert Chody and several Williamson County Sheriff's Office employees helped deliver some joy to kids at Dell Children's Medical Center on Christmas Eve.
Pluckers hosted a special holiday lunch for River City Youth Foundation families.
Gerald Tautenhahn and his possum Zatara flew to Austin to visit his mother for the holidays but, when it was time to leave, he and his opossum were kicked off the flight.
Saundra Morris is a ninth-grade English and Language Arts teacher at Giddings and her passion and commitment aren't lost on her students.