Sara Machi works as a multi-media journalist on KTBS First News. She joined the team in July 2012.
A Texas native, Sara has lived and worked in media in Missouri, the United Kingdom, and most recently southern West Virginia.
During her time in the Mountain State, Sara reported on the Upper Big Branch mine explosion, the deadliest US coal mining accident in decades, as well as the death of Senator Robert C. Byrd, longest serving US congressman.
Sara is a graduate of the University of Missouri and cheers on her tigers. While she loves to travel, Sara is happy to be only 3 hours away from her parents in Arlington, Texas. Sara also has a black cat named Charlie who she says is the luckiest feline alive.