Nicole Isabel Eldridge is an in-house storyteller and traveler extraordinaire at the CW 39 Houston.

She has explored 15 countries and counting. Prague, Paris and Mexico City are among her top three favorite destinations.

Eldridge studied Journalism and French at the University of Denver. Her first language is Spanish, making her trilingual— or at least attempting to be! She has lived in seven cities within three different countries, including Spain and Mexico.

Her adventures in journalism started at KDVR/KWGN in Denver where she worked as a reporting intern. It’s there Eldridge realized she was made to be a journalist. She came on board the CW 39 Houston team in March 2016 and loves her position as an Associate Producer for NewsFix.

She considers herself to be extremely friendly in nature and enjoys making friends with strangers she encounters on a day-to-day basis. Eldridge has a passion for learning about new cultures and hearing other people tell their story; qualities that make her an excellent journalist and writer.

Having a proud Mexican lineage on both sides of her family, Eldridge strongly embraces her Mexican-American heritage while celebrating the backgrounds of others.

She has high hopes when it comes to her career and is excited to see where her passion for journalism takes her.


Recent Articles
  • Country singer Rich O’Toole sues Uber after several dreams crushed due to terrible crash 

    HOUSTON — All it took was one Uber ride to ruin over two years of hard work for a native Houston artist. Country singer, Rich O’Toole is suing Uber after a ride crashed multiple of his biggest-ever career plans. O’Toole filed the lawsuit in Harris County. Newfix caught up with O’Toole via video chat as he worked on a project in New York City and continues his recovery. On Feb. 22, the singer was on his way to grab food […]

  • Keep calm and “Paint” on: Microsoft Paint is here to stay!

    REDMOND, VA – If you are an 80’s or 90’s kid you remember the endless hours spent making random art on Microsoft Paint. When users found out Paint was on Microsoft’s list of “deprecated features”, fans started losing their minds. In an internet instant, a sea of social media support came to the Paint’s rescue. RIP Microsoft Paint. You were a beacon of hope to us all when there was nothing else to do on the computer 15 years ago […]

  • NewsFix celebrates National Tequila Day at El Big Bad Margarita Bar & Kitchen

    HOUSTON– ¡Arriba amigos!  From Hornitos to Don Julio, it is time to “Pat-ron” your party pants, because it’s National Tequila Day. Newsfix caught up with folks at El Big Bad Margarita Bar & Kitchen to get to know the creatures who take over once tequila enters the human blood system.  From “El Jefe” the  friendly boss, “Daphne” the girl who dances on tables,  or the “That Definitely was not me Last Night” guy. Check out our video for funny tequila […]

  • Bag of weed donated to PA Salvation Army

    Nevada users turn to street weed as dispensary marijuana prices increase

    LAS VEGAS– Medical marijuana users are furious over the skyrocketing prices of legal marijuana. Dispensary owners say the demand is causing a strain on supply because it’s so easy for anyone to get their hands on the devil’s lettuce. Medical marijuana patient, Emily Wilson, said many places are doubling their rates and many medical card holders are turning to the streets. The governor of Nevada issued an “emergency marijuana shortage”, since the state is not collecting tax money. To keep their green […]

  • Thousands gather for slain NYPD officer’s funeral; daughter gives moving testimony

    NEW YORK — As far as the eye could see, thousands gathered to remember Miosotis Familia, the fallen New York Police Department detective killed last week. Thousands of police and the community are getting into formation to honor and #NeverForget #NYPD Police Officer Familia in the #Bronx. A post shared by NYPD (@nypd) on Jul 11, 2017 at 7:32am PDT The 48-year-old mother of three was assassinated in a senseless act against officers in blue. While guarding the same troubled Bronx […]

  • iPhone 8 fall release boasts hefty price tag

    CUPERTINO, Calif– According to Apple watcher and developer, John Gruber, swiping your card for an iPhone 8 could cost you $1,200. If you want something fancier than the basic version, Gruber estimates that an upgraded model of the iPhone 8 will cost up to $1,500. As if paying cell phone bills were not already a pain in the wallet anyone dying to be up to trend this fall better start saving. Gruber usually gets it right. He predicted that the gold […]

  • Locals share kissing fails on National Kissing Day

    HOUSTON– Around the world people can smooch like it’s a holiday because it’s International Kissing Day. If you are choosing to celebrate this “spit-tastic” occasion, make sure you know what you are doing. In other words, keep your tongue under control. Let’s be real,  kissing is kind of gross. It is basically two people exchanging tongue fungus. So, NewsFix went on a hunt for epic kissing fails. Spoiler alert: braces plus bleachers do not equal a good make out session. […]

  • National Fried Chicken day: Justice is being served to a restaurant owner beat up over “cold chicken”

    BAXLEY, GA  – It’s National Fried Chicken Day and there’s nothing Americans love more than a good excuse to go grab themselves a bucket of deep fried chicken wings. NewsFix totally supports anyone needing a fried fix and one  Georgia couple  experienced this all too well. The couple was caught on surveillance video beating up a mother and 15-year-old daughter over being served cold chicken. According to the Baxtley Police Department, there is finger lickin’ good news. The couple turned themselves […]

  • Woman solicits hitman on Craigslist to kill husband

    OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla– An Oklahoma City woman is behind bars, after posting a Craigslist ad, in an attempt to kill her ex-husband. According to a criminal affidavit, 37-year-old Danielle Layman posted the ad, posing as an Israeli intelligence agent. The online ad stated the agent was looking for someone to do a 10-day overseas acting gig in Tel Aviv, Israel. Tinsley Keefe said she responded to the ad back in May. The two met at a coffee shop, where Layman explained […]