Leila Rahimi comes to Austin from Sherman, Texas. She reported sports for KXII, covering local high schools and the Big XII team north of the Red River, the Oklahoma Sooners. She also spent time as a news reporter in East Texas, and before that worked for Fox Sports Net and Sports Radio 1310 "The Ticket," in Dallas.
Leila RahimiWhat is your position?
Sports ReporterWhen did you start at KXAN?
Nov. 6, 2007What was your most memorable story?
Just this year, near Sherman, I had a story about a Little League football team coping with the death of their teammate, who was only 8 years old when he was killed in a car crash. The players had to learn lessons they were too young to learn, and even though they were just in elementary school, their sense of respect and understanding was amazing.How did you get started in TV
The Hurricane Station - 2015-Aug-24 23:01:00
The radio station not even Katrina could silence
Canada denied Syrian boy asylum - 2015-Sep-03 16:29:00
A relative of the three-year-old Syrian boy whose body was found washed up on a beach in Turkey says his family had been denied asylum in Canada in June.
Video suggests slain US man was armed - 2015-Sep-02 21:37:00
Texas authorities say a new video shows that a man killed by police officers was holding what appears to be a knife when he was shot.
Canada country profile - 2015-Feb-04 11:17:00
Provides an overview of Canada, including key events and facts about the world's second-largest country
VIDEO: The model who's bringing a rare skin condition into the open - 2015-Sep-02 23:51:00
The model who's bringing a rare condition into the open