...Deidre Dukes, reporterDeidra Dukes (firstname.lastname@example.org) has reported the news for FOX5 since 2005.A California native, Deidra earned her B.A. in Communications at Chico State (go Wildcats!).She
first big break in television as an anchor-reporter in Fresno and Redding.From the sunny West Coast, she
headed north to do general assignment reporting at Pittsburgh's WPXI-TV.Three years later, Atlanta viewers first saw Deidra
reporting for cross-town rival WSB-TV.She
made the leap to FOX5 NEWS
Every television station needs reporters who can handle any type of story.From criminal cases, to City Hall, to just plain unpredictable, Deidra
goes the extra mile for every assignment!She
is most proud of her
contributions to metro Atlanta's biggest stories, like the Fulton County Courthouse shootings.
Since making the move to Atlanta, Deidra
has involved herself in a number of community programs, working closely with groups like Junior League of Atlanta
, the Atlanta Association of Black Journalists
, and as an adviser to the American Red Cross
Minority Recruitment Program.Deidra
son make their home in south Fulton County.