Erika Bazaldua

A DFW native, Erika Bazaldua is the anchor of Good Morning East Texas. Erika earned a B.S. in Mass Media at Stephen F. Austin State University in December 2014. Erika started her career in media at a very early age. She worked as a kid DJ for ABC's Radio Disney from ages 11 to 18. Following her graduation SFA, Erika began working at KTRE/KLTV in 2015 as a general assignments reporter. That same year, Erika began producing and Anchoring Good Morning East Texas Weekend on Saturday's and Sundays. Outside of work, Erika remains active in the community. She is a board member of The First Tee of Greater Tyler where she works with East Texas students on character building through the game of golf and college preparedness. A proud Lumberjack, Erika remains highly involved with her alma mater. She is an alumnus of Alpha Chi Omega Sorority, where she served two years as VP Philanthropy. Raising awareness about domestic violence is a mission for Erika, and she works to continue her volunteer efforts for the cause throughout East Texas. On weekends, Erika enjoys traveling to different places to hike. She keeps a blog about her personal adventures, which often include her recent donut reviews. Erika's true passion is to bring to life the stories of East Texas. Feel free to email her or connect on social media.

Recent Articles by Erika

  Police: No injuries after truck crashes into Tyler apartment building

  Texarkana woman named “Angel in Adoption” by Congress

  Gift of Love: Jordan and Jaylon

  Tyler police identify motorcyclist killed in overnight fiery crash

  Tyler man arrested in Whitehouse-area homicide

  Gift of Love: Gabriella, Ethan, Joshua

  Gift of Love: Angela

  Gift Of Love: Dale

Gift of Love: Jonathan

Smith Co. deputies arrest man after fleeing from traffic stop

  Gift of Love: Raymon

  Miss North Texas Outstanding Teen shares personal adoption story

Actor proposes during curtain call of performance

  Gift of Love: La’Rey

  New building donated to youth development golf organization

Gift of Love: Benjamin

  Gift of Love: Legacy Closet provides hundreds of foster children clothing

  Gift of Love: Landen, a creative 13-year-old, needs a loving family

  Gift of Love: Roy, Matthew, & Aiyden

ETOCN to host foster care babysitting training