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

Thousands gathered to celebrate the opening of Carlo's Bakery, of 'Cake Boss' fame, in The Woodlands on Saturday morning.
All southbound lanes of the Gulf Freeway have reopened at Bellfort due to a fatal crash.
Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department need the public's assistance in identifying the suspect responsible for a series of aggravated robberies.
A former Harris County Sheriff's deputy can't be around a 10-year-old family member without supervision.
A $30,000 reward is offered for information leading to the arrest and indictment of the persons responsible for the fire that destroyed the Victoria Islamic Center mosque.