Kym Gable

Kym Gable joined the KDKA News Team in 2006 as a part-time reporter.
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VITALS
Joined KDKA: As a part-timer in 2006
Hometown: Wheeling, West Virginia
Alma Mater: West Liberty State University – Magna Cum Laude

FAVORITES
Music: Johnny Cash, Broadway Show Tunes, and a little Top 40 mixed in
Movie: “Titanic”
TV Show: “This is Us”
Book: “The Confidence Code”
Hobbies: Martial Arts, Dance, Coupon Clipping
Sports Team: WVU Football!
Food: Sushi
Local Restaurant: Wild Rosemary
Sport/Exercise: Spinning, Yoga
Quote: “You can’t live an extraordinary life if you keep doing ordinary things.” (That’s my own!)
Word: Persiflage
Vacation Spot: South of France (going there this Summer, but I just KNOW it will be my fave!)
Holiday: Halloween!
Guilty Pleasure: Cookie dough
Planet: Saturn (the rings “sing!”)

THIS OR THAT
Facebook or Twitter? Facebook
Cats or Dogs? Dogs
Beatles or Rolling Stones? Beatles (I had a radio show in college called “The After-Dinner Beatle Break with Kymmie K.”)
Comedy or Tearjerker? Tearjerker
Phone Call or Text Message? Call me!
Mac or PC? I’m a Mac girl
Coffee or Tea? Coffee!
Paper or Plastic? Neither! I carry my own re-usable canvas bags everywhere!
Morning Person or Night Person? Night!
East Coast or West Coast? East Coast
Star Trek or Star Wars? Star Wars

Kym Gable joined the KDKA News Team in 2006 as a part-time reporter. She can also occasionally be seen behind the anchor desk on weekends.

Before coming to KDKA, Kym worked at FOX 53 in Pittsburgh and in her hometown of Wheeling, W. Va. as an anchor at WTOV.

She is a member of the non-profit organization Women In Film and Media, where she mentors young women in the broadcasting industry.

Kym likes to refer to herself as a “story-teller.” She makes it a goal to gain the trust of her interview subjects and give viewers a unique perspective of the big story of the day.

Kym lives in the South Hills with her husband and twin daughters. She volunteers and teaches CCD at her church, St. Joan of Arc, and is active in her school’s PTO organization. Kym also volunteers her time supporting many charity organizations throughout Pittsburgh.

Kym has an extensive dance and theater background, and still enjoys taking dance classes at the studio her children attend.

She has training in the martial arts, in the Goju ryu style of karate.

Always thrilled by getting “that great deal,” Kym considers herself an expert bargain-shopper and coupon-clipper and loves sharing her saving secrets with others.

She graduated Magna Cum Laude from West Liberty University.

most recent stories2 Kym Gable

Police: ‘Handful’ Of Arrests Made At Monroeville Mall

Police confirmed four arrests were made during an “incident involving several youths” at the Monroeville Mall on Monday.

12/26/2016

Teenager Fatally Shot In Sheraden

A teenager was fatally shot in Sheraden on Tuesday afternoon.

12/20/2016

Police Questioning Man In Alleged Duquesne Abduction

Police have tracked down the getaway car in what was thought to be a violent abduction in Duquesne.

12/19/2016

Snowfall Causes Slick Roads, Rush-Hour Fender-Benders

Towing companies all around Pittsburgh called in extra manpower Tuesday afternoon to deal with rush-hour fender-benders on slick, snow-covered roads.

12/13/2016

Final Talks Break Down, Ambridge Area School District Teachers To Go On Strike

A last ditch marathon negotiation session between Ambridge Area School District and a teacher’s union broke down Monday night.

12/12/2016

Krampus Offers A Holiday Celebration With A Darker Side In Market Square

A new kind of holiday experience awaited unsuspecting visitors to the Market Square Christmas Village.

12/05/2016

Local Leaders Weigh In On Pennsylvania Recount Efforts

It’s a costly and controversial initiative targeting not “who” won the popular vote, but “how” those votes were tallied.

12/04/2016

Acting Police Chief Meets With Pittsburgh Community Groups

Acting Pittsburgh Police Chief Scott Schubert made his first town hall style appearance since taking over the bureau as he addressed several community groups on Wednesday evening.

12/01/2016

Police Go Door-To-Door, Warn Pitt Students As Number Of Break-Ins Grows

Pittsburgh Police and University of Pittsburgh Police are implementing targeted patrols in Oakland after several break-ins.

11/21/2016

First-Of-Its-Kind Display To Debut On Rachel Carson Bridge On Light Up Night

The city will soon kick off the holiday season with the popular, annual Light Up Night celebration in Downtown Pittsburgh.

11/17/2016

After Polls Close In Pa., Voters Continue To Wait In Hours-Long Lines

Some voters in Westmoreland County are seeing unprecedented lines this Election Day.

11/08/2016

Boy Not Letting Limiting Injury Define His Future One Year After Horrific Farm Accident

One year ago, a Clarion County boy’s arm was severed in a horrific farm accident, but a year later, he’s playing baseball again.

11/07/2016

Teenage Girl Fatally Shot Inside Arnold Home

Police are investigating after a teenage girl was shot in the chest Monday at a home in Westmoreland County.

11/07/2016

School District Begins Campaign To Fight Drug Addiction With Documentary Screening

The Baldwin-Whitehall School District is vowing to stand on the front lines of the battle of the growing drug addiction epidemic.

10/26/2016

Advocates Demand Changes To School Discipline Policies At Rally In Pittsburgh

In the fight to keep young people out of jail; Pittsburgh is hosting the National Rally for Dignity in Schools.

10/20/2016

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