Sarah Strackhouse grew up in Flemington, New Jersey and went to the Pingry High School in Martinsville. She then went to Lehigh University, where she played D-1 soccer and graduated with a major in Graphic Design and a minor in Communications.

Sarah caught the news bug when she was interning in the graphics department at NY1 News in Manhattan her junior year of college. She lived in NYC the next summer to intern at FOX and NY1 News, and began sports reporting at school her senior year. Sarah also wrote for the Lehigh University school newspaper, the Brown and White, and was the Marketing and Graphics Editor for Lehigh’s leading academic journal, The Lehigh Review.

Upon graduation, Sarah moved to Hoboken, NJ and worked as a Graphic Designer for Fox Business and a photo-journalist for NY1 News in Manhattan, where she experienced Hurricane Sandy first-hand. Sarah then decided to make the move to west Texas and join the CBS 7 News team as a reporter/anchor/producer.

After two and a half years in West Texas, Sarah made the move to Plano and joined the KTEN news team as a morning anchor and frequently reported in the Midday show.

About a year later, Sarah joined the CW33 team as a reporter/mmj where she’s back in the field reporting!

Sarah enjoys doing graphic art, photography, reading, and eating cheese! She loves being outdoors, playing sports and doing MMA. Sarah live with her fiance and their two fur babies, a lab/pointer mix named Chubbs and a Bernese Mountain Dog named King. She can’t walk down the street without stopping to pet a dog and has a passion for trying new recipes in the kitchen.

To see Sarah’s website visit http://www.sarahstrackhouse.com or follow her on Twitter: @sstrackhouse.


Recent Articles
  • Being blind and deaf can’t hold this Plano artist back!

    PLANO —  28-year-old Donovan Ilseng was born deaf and is legally blind, which makes what he does at the Carpenter Park Recreation Center in Plano all the more impressive. “He’s very smart, but communication is not one of the things that he can do well,” said Donovan’s mom, Rita. “Drawing is an excellent way for him to express himself and so that`s the reason we started taking the class.” Four years later, and he’s swapped out the pencil for the paintbrush. […]

  • Collin County 16-Year-Old Starts Non-Profit Giving Duffle Bags to Foster Kids

    COLLIN COUNTY – Most 16-year-olds are busy worrying about school work, dances, and just about being a teenager. Imagine adding, “founding a non-profit that gives duffle bags to kids in foster care,” to the mix! “They’re only given a trash bag or pillow case at best to hold their belongings in when they go from house to house,” says sophomore Keleigh Axelrod, who created the non-profit called, Impacktive, last year. So far they’ve hit five counties with their donations. “We […]

  • It’s a trick, not a treat: Ecstasy candy-looking pills found in Richardson

    RICHARDSON – It may be 4-20, but Richardson police recently had a not so “dope” find and posted the picture of it on Facebook page Tuesday. “It`s not common,” says Officer Mike Weiczorek. “Which is why we felt we should post this, let people know about it so that they can recognize it if they see it.” He says it might look like a vitamin or candy for your kids with Pacman and Superman stamps, but the 64 pills are actually Ecstasy, worth […]

  • DFW Buyers Beware of Flippers Looking for Fast Money

    NORTH TEXAS – Living in the DFW area, home buyers probably feel like they’re starring on an HGTV show. Growth and new businesses have Ebby Halliday Realtor Scott Claussen constantly on the go. “Inventory is still probably a little bit short,” says Claussen. “We`re still seeing houses go really fast as long as they’re priced reasonable.” Basically, the houses are moving like hot cakes. But something buyers should look out for are outdated houses and flip homes. Some flippers are great! Some […]

  • Plano daycare drama continues as worker accused of abuse turns herself in

    PLANO – More and more people have been using social media as a way to stay informed. That`s how Plano mom Jasminn Avery saw the disturbing viral video of a daycare worker mishandling a child. “I clicked the link,” says Avery, “and I was horrified! Because currently I stay at home with my son and he is going to be transitioning into childcare which is not something that I`m not excited for.” Luckily she saw this video in a Plano mom’s Facebook […]

  • Kid wants ‘all the eggs in the galaxy’ at Plano Easter egg hunt

    PLANO — It was like a scene out of Seabiscuit at the Heritage Farmstead Museum Eggstravaganza and Spring Festival in Plano. First timers, and older children alike, were all ready to bust out of the gate. “I’m going to get all the eggs in the galaxy,” said Easter egg hunter extraordinaire Collin Dooner. While ambitious and clearly determined, he might not be able to complete his goal. “I think we started with 750 eggs seven years ago,” said Kathy Strobel […]

  • Dallas Lyft driver delivers powerful message on rape culture

    DALLAS, — Anyone else remember those public service announcements where people were cracking or smashing eggs? PSAs have really changed throughout the years, and now anyone can make one. Just look at what one Lyft driver, Tro’jaun Henderson, put together. Lady request Lyft and attempts to put her friend who is intoxicated/unconscious in my vehicle by herself. #SexualAssaultAwareness. #Safety pic.twitter.com/vzOqdalZpX — Tro'juan Henderson (@Trojuan_) April 13, 2017 A video he made Wednesday about “rape culture” went viral with more than 85,000 retweets […]

  • Mystery owlets dropped off in box at Kaufman City Lake Park

    KAUFMAN, Tx. – Instead of a stork dropping off a baby, it was a box of baby owls! City of Kaufman Police Department posted on Facebook Wednesday: “Last night our Officers were called to City Lake Park because someone had dumped 5 baby owls in a box at the park. They will be on their way to a bird rescue facility in Hutchins shortly. Did you know that baby owls hiss when they are scared (or angry)?!?!? So who did it? […]

  • Missouri girl throws an extra crappy birthday party

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – It’s like a scene out of caddy shack, but instead of “doodie” in the pool, it’s “doodie” as a cake! 3-year-old, Audrey in St. Louis told her mom, Rebecca, she wanted a poop themed party, and that’s what she got. Audrey must have thought, number two was great, let’s start off year three with a splash. Rebecca told the Huffington Post eventually they had to “embrace the weird,” so instead of donning her birthday suit, she put […]