T'Ebonie Tanner

T'Ebonie Tanner

Multi-media journalist

T’Ebonie Tanner joined the KTRE News 9 team in November of 2019 as a Reporter/MMJ.

T’Ebonie was born in Kansas, but raised in Jasper, Alabama. She graduated from the University of North Alabama where she earned her bachelor’s in communications: multimedia journalism. While at UNA, she interned for WAFF 48 News station in the sales department.

Before moving to Texas, T’Ebonie was a production assistant for ABC 33/40 News in Birmingham, AL.

T’Ebonie is a member of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.

She enjoys reading, spontaneous road trips, trying out new food places and spending time with loved ones. She is excited to call East Texas her new home and to report on the stories that matter most.

To send her stories ideas, email her at ttanner@ktre.com

Recent Articles by T'Ebonie

  Veteran’s son gets surprise visit from hospice staff to honor father’s legacy

  Kurth Memorial Public Library hosts virtual, curbside Summer Reading Program

Lufkin ISD announces families may be eligible to receive pandemic electronic benefit transfer benefits

  Lufkin City Council approves authorization of supplemental funds

  Since re-opening, Lufkin’s Pitser Garrison Convention Center has made many changes for events held there

  Search area moves further south for missing 79-year-old Carthage man

  Nacogdoches County unemployment rate at 10.5%: ETX man takes advantage of job fair opportunities

  Lufkin City Manager plans for retirement, reflects on his impact

  Massage therapists now able to reopen under Phase 2 of Governor Abbott’s plan to re-open Texas

Craft breweries reopening today under phase 2 of Governor Abbott’s Open Texas plan

  As COVID-19 pandemic continues, non-profit organization works to renovate homes

  Hospice in the Pines helps families visit patients while preventing spread of COVID-19

Local mechanics shop repeatedly burglarized in Lufkin

  Huntington ISD holds drive-thru graduation for kindergarten class

  Local non-profit organization navigates through pandemic as they plan on reopening

  Reopening of retail stores means changes for local boutique

  Local firearms academy navigates Covid-19 precautions in order to resume business

  Upcoming plans for Lufkin ISD to return back to school

  Lufkin mayor announces proclamation for National Salvation Army Week

  Late former Nacogdoches mayor’s vintage WWII aircraft starts its journey to new home

  People battling covid-19 infections still need to receive treatment for other medical conditions

  East Texas Food Bank to distribute food boxes Thursday at Lufkin expo center

WEBXTRA: Crews work to remove power lines from portion of U.S. 59 in Nacogdoches

  Crews bring in heavy equipment to help with debris cleanup in Polk County

  WEBXTRA: TxDOT brings in heavy equipment to help with storm cleanup in Polk County

  Debris cleanup efforts continue in Polk County as number of destroyed homes rises

  Victim speaks out after series of burglaries in Nacogdoches County

  Lufkin driving school authorized to give DPS driving test

  Onalaska church holding food and supply distribution for residents affected by tornado

  Clean-up process underway for Polk County residents