Marla Carter
Marla Carter joined abc13 in December of 2015.

A lover of great restaurants, culture and a nice, tropical climate, she loves Houston!

Marla worked as an investigate reporter in Tulsa, Oklahoma, for eight years. She received an Emmy for her investigate work into the systemic failures at the V.A., ultimately forcing top officials out of office.

She also exposed corruption in the sheriff's office that lead to a grand jury investigation into the sheriff and top officials in his office.

She loves visiting new places and taking her dogs on walks around town.

If you have a restaurant recommendation, a story idea or just want to say "Hi", email her at

On Tuesday, 19 speakers made public comments before Houston?s city council members. They discussed support and opposition to confederate monuments in the city.
Deputies are on the hunt for two brazen robbers. One of them stabbed an employee twice in head, all over three chainsaws.
Deputies said a woman?s boyfriend changed his story, after she was shot inside of a Galveston County home.
The attorney for a woman charged with murder said her client shot the man out of self-defense.
The 65-year-old owner of Your Jeweler on Jones Road fought off two gun-wielding suspects and lived to tell about it.