Matthew Seedorff joined FOX 26 News in January of 2020 as a reporter. Before starting at FOX 26, Matthew was a reporter with WOAI/KABB in San Antonio, Texas. While in San Antonio, Matthew covered many national stories including Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Michael, tornadoes in Oklahoma, a mass shooting in Sutherland Springs, immigration controversy at the U.S. border with Mexico, and a mass shooting in Odessa. Prior to his time in San Antonio, Matthew was a reporter and evening anchor with KTWO-TV in Casper, Wyoming. In Wyoming, Matthew was recognized by the Wyoming Association of Broadcasters as the state’s Best News Reporter in 2016 and as the Best Breaking News Reporter in 2017.
Born and raised in Atlanta, GA, Matthew went to college at Auburn University and graduated from The George Washington University. At GWU, Matthew played on the school’s Division 1 baseball team. When he’s not working, Matthew enjoys spending time with family, friends, and his rescue dog named “Shy”. He can often times be found running, cycling, swimming, or training for an IRONMAN. Matthew is excited to stay and Texas, and to be close to his relatives in the Austin area. Matthew looks forward to exploring Houston and sharing your stories.
After nearly a month, pain and frustration in Uvalde seems to be growing with every news update. On Thursday, a joint committee of Texas lawmakers in Austin listened to witnesses and relatives of those killed.
As gas prices hover around historically high levels, President Joe Biden is now pushing on congress to pass a federal gas tax holiday.
A Houston Astros fan can’t wipe the smile off of his face following Sunday’s game at Minute Maid Park.
For the airline’s "Freedom Flight," United flew the high school students around Texas for about 90 minutes to celebrate Juneteenth. For many of the children, it was their first time ever being on an airplane.
On Thursday, FIFA is expected to announce which cities will host matches for the 2026 World Cup.
Over the last few days, a 9-year-old and a 7-year-old have been gunned down in separate shootings in the area. In addition, three teens were shot and injured early Tuesday morning.
A Texas family is suing a Houston hospital and doctor after the family’s 4-year-old received an unintended vasectomy during surgery.
Last weekend, cell phone video surfaced of kids inside a Dallas bar with their families for a drag performance. The children are on camera dancing with and tipping the entertainers.
At the town hall, State Representative Ron Reynolds told the audience he wants Governor Greg Abbott to call a special legislative session following the school shooting in Uvalde.
A Houston YouTuber, who raps about robbing ATMs out of state, was arrested this week for allegedly robbing an ATM technician in Tennessee.