Brittany Costello

December 21, 2016 06:08 PM

Just the Facts


Position: General Assignments Reporter

Year Hired at KOB 4: 2016

First TV Appearance: My first TV appearance was on Denton Community Television, the channel where my college campus newscast aired in Texas.

Other TV jobs/markets/stations: I worked as a reporter and weekend anchor at Newschannel 6 in Wichita Falls, Texas

Favorite News Story: I’m choosing this story because if felt so good to get results for a family in a difficult situation.  I did a story about a family with a blind child.  They were trying to get traffic signs notifying of his disability, and the city was making it very difficult for them to do so. After the story ran, the entire community came together to get the signs purchased and posted near his house.

Why I'm A Journalist: I love to share the amazing stories of others. It’s incredible just how big of an impact one story can have. I also love to hold the powerful accountable. I strive to get the answers to important questions in our community.

Most proud of: Landing this job at an amazing station!

Favorite thing about New Mexico: The mountains!

Why I fell in love with New Mexico: It’s beautiful.

Alma Mater: University of North Texas

Hometown:  North Richland Hills, Texas

Height:  5’8

Star Sign: Gemini

Kids: Nope

Pets: One pit bull named Atticus

Siblings: One older brother and one younger sister

Hobbies: Sports, working out, outdoor activities

Favorite Food: Mexican

Red or Green: Green

Favorite Sports Team:  Dallas Mavs, Stars, Cowboys, Texas Rangers!!

Favorite Musician: Miranda Lambert

Favorite Author: Jodi Picoult

Favorite Moviestar: Reese Witherspoon

Favorite Vacation place or weekend escape: Texas

Favorite quote: "I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." Maya Angelou

Favorite color: Orange & Pin

Find me on : Twitter @BrittanyKOB , Facebook @BrittanyNicoleCostello


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