Sydney Shadrix

Sydney Shadrix


East Texas

Sydney Shadrix joined the KLTV team in October 2019 as an anchor and multimedia journalist. She earned her Master of Arts in Mass Communication from The University of Georgia and her Bachelor of Music in Education from Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee.

While at the University of Georgia, Sydney reported for Grady Newsource, UGA's online and broadcast news serving Northeast Georgia, and interned at WAGA-TV in Atlanta, Georgia. She also worked as a graduate teaching assistant for UGA's travel journalism study abroad program in Munich, Germany.

Prior to her career in journalism, Sydney taught middle and high school in Nashville, Tennessee. She has a passion for public education and is excited to learn more about the schools and community in Tyler. Sydney can't wait to tell the stories of the people and places that make Tyler unique.

Sydney is a classical singer and loves the performing arts, especially musicals. You can always find her with a cup of coffee in her hand and her Twitter feed on her phone. Feel free to connect with her on social media at @SydneyShadrix.


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