Students at John T. White Elementary School, Tuesday, January 29, 2019.
Students at John T. White Elementary School, Tuesday, January 29, 2019. Rodger Mallison Fort Worth ISD
Students at John T. White Elementary School, Tuesday, January 29, 2019. Rodger Mallison Fort Worth ISD

Diane Smith, a graduate from the University of Texas at Austin, has been a reporter for the Star-Telegram since 1997. Smith, who has covered municipal government, immigration and education, has won multiple awards for reporting, most recently as part of a Star-Telegram team recognized by the Headliners Foundation of Texas for coverage of child abuse and Fort Worth’s Las Vegas Trail area.