Kenley Hargett joined our news team in September 2016 and is excited to call East Texas home.
He began his career at CAU-TV in Atlanta, GA as Anchor/Reporter. Kenley was born in Louisville, KY. He graduated from Morehouse College in Atlanta, GA with a bachelors in Political Science and a minor in Sports Journalism. He obtained additional journalism training at Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism in New York City, where he graduated with a Masters of Science in Broadcast Journalism.
During college, he interned with NBC Nightly News (New York City) and 11Alive WXIA Atlanta. His internships provided him experience with some of the world's best journalists.
In 2017 he traveled to the Houston area and covered Hurricane Harvey. He toured disaster areas, met with survivors and saw humanity at it's best. Communities working together to save lives.
During Kenley's spare time, he enjoys exercising, cooking and volunteering.
Feel free to email Kenley any story ideas at- Khargett@cbs19.tv