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
  • Viral ‘Cash Me Outside’ girl coming to Houston to…perform?

    HOUSTON — Just as you thought the days of seeing ‘Cash Me Outside’ girl from Dr. Phil were no more…think again. Danielle Bregoli, the 14-year-old girl known for her relentless “street” attitude, is going on a national tour. According to TMZ, you will be able to cash her at the Houston of Blues in Houston soon. The car-stealing teen, who tried framing her mom for a crime, became famous for being rude and rebellious. Now, she is a social media […]

  • Indonesian couple publicly caned 83 times each for being gay

    BANDA ACEH, Indonesia — It is a public shaming story that is haunting many. After getting caught in bed together, two gay Indonesian men were publicly caned 83 times each. It all happened after a group of vigilante neighbors came busting into one of the men’s apartment. The intruders started taunting the couple, even filming them. Aceh, the province in which the couple was caught, is the only one in Indonesia which still considers same-sex relations illegal. The judge clearly […]

  • Grego talks to 3-time Indy 500 Champion and Season 5 DWTS Winner

    HOUSTON–  May 28th will kick off the 101st Indy 500 race and Newsfix got a chance to catch up with one of the best racers in Indy 500 history, Helio Castroneves. Ironically, even though his greatest achievement is being a three-time Indy 500 champion Castroneves is better known for winning Season Five of Dancing with the stars alongside actress, Julianne Hough. Newsfix’s own Grego chatted with the racing champion about how he is preparing for the big race.  

  • Landlord sues potential tenants over emoji text— and wins! 

    TEL AVIV, ISRAEL — In this hard-knock dating world, many of us know the feeling of getting ghosted by someone we were involved with. But how many times does ghosting someone involve a landlord, a potential tenant, and a lawsuit over emojis? According to a ruling in a small claims court in Israel, a couple in Tel Aviv is having to pay $2,200 for an apartment they never lived in. After thinking he had found tenants to rent out his […]

  • Parents, do you know these ‘sneaky teen text’ abbreviations?

    HOUSTON — Risky texting is reaching a whole new level of sly with the younger generations. Parents, just because you know what LMAO and WYD mean, it does not mean you are up to speed with the latest sneaky text trend. According to the National Institute of Mental Health, younger generations are using texting abbreviations for ‘code’ terms. Bark Technologies has released a list of the top sneaky texts teens are sending, so NewsFix hit the streets to put people’s code […]

  • Guess which generation feels loneliest . . .

    HOUSTON – One might have over 1,000 friends on Facebook, but how many of those “friends” can one count on when the going gets rough? According to a study done by General Social Survey, Americans are feeling lonelier than ever. The study shows the amount of people who feel they have zero people to confide in has tripled since 1985. Guess which generation is the loneliest? Millennials. Even though millennials might have the most Instagram likes, they are not feeling […]

  • Trump calls Comey a ‘showboat’ and ‘grand stander’

    WASHINGTON — Americans’ heads are spinning more than ever, regarding the ouster of FBI Director James Comey. In an exclusive interview with Lester Holt on Thursday, President Donald Trump calls Comey a “showboat” and a “grand stander.” The president feels the FBI has been in turmoil for over a year. Yet, during the election, Trump was praising the FBI and Comey for their “courage” in re-opening the Clinton email investigation. Trump says he knew he was going to fire Comey, […]

  • New Texas Senate bill could ban transgender students from high school athletics

    AUSTIN, Texas– Recently a transgender teen from Euless, Texas, won the University Interscholastic League’s female regional championship after an undefeated season. Trinity High School wrestler Mack Beggs was taking hormones to transition into a male when he had to compete against girls due to UIL rules. Now, a new senate bill might not allow teens like him to compete in high school sporting events at all. The Texas Senate approved Senate Bill 2095, which would disqualify students from using steroids. This […]

  • Watch: Bear charges at biker, golfer kills duck

    RUŽOMBEROK, Slovakia– Viral GoPro footage captures the terrifying moment when a massive brown bear decides to charge at a cyclist in a Slovakian park. The bear charges at the biker but after failing to catch him, the bear turns around and gives up. Thankfully, this did not turn into a scene from The Revenant. Now, for a not-so-happy ending in Sawgrass, Florida. Gotta eat that. Rules is rules. (credit @todd_shannon) A post shared by Fore Play (@foreplaypod) on May 9, […]