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

  More Nacogdoches firefighters return home after fighting wildfires in California

  San Augustine’s sidewalk renovation: Handicap ramps beneficial to downtown business owners

  Angelina County judge weighs in on unit road system decisions

Almost a month after disappearance, search continues for Wells infant

  WEBXTRA: Lufkin polling place sees long lines on first day of early voting

  East Texas organization adjusts to COVID-19 by shifting focus to virtual counseling

  Lufkin’s Christian Information and Service Center launches program to deliver food, household items to those in need

  Lufkin bars awaiting decision from county judge on re-opening plans

  TXDOT proposes project widening of US-259 to SH-204 in Nacogdoches County

  Lufkin ISD breaks ground at Lufkin Middle School and new multipurpose facility

  “God over everything” Diboll 9-year-old starts his own t-shirt business

  Victim’s attorney disagrees with SFA about releasing body camera video from “swatting” incident

Cherokee County sheriff: Still looking at all possibilities in the disappearance of Armaidre Argumon

  Family Crisis Center in Lufkin launches traveling T-shirt display for domestic violence awareness

  New search teams join effort to find Wells baby

  East Texas Food Bank distributes free produce at Lufkin Expo Center

AmeriCorp youth help Kirbyville residents with Hurricane Laura cleanup

  Search for Wells infant continues one week after disappearance

  City of Nacogdoches makes improvements to Banita Creek Dog Park

  Nacogdoches firefighters helping combat wildfires in California

  Thieves in Lufkin swipe two catalytic converters

  City of Nacogdoches offering free public wifi locations for community use

  Two Lufkin ISD students will have their own NASA patches flown to the International Space Station

  Lufkin’s Kurth Memorial Library resumes book browsing, limits capacity to 25 people

  Lufkin Heritage Festival 2020 is still happening with COVID-19 protocols in place

SFA’s C.R.E.A.T.E. virtual tutoring service available for people who need schoolwork help

  Virtual learning is going very well for one family with Lufkin ISD students

  Jasper County community hosts fish fry to support local lineman Justin Smith

  African American Alzheimer’s Alliance helps people understand how to deal with the disease

  Construction phase underway for new walking trail at Jones Park in Lufkin