Bill Shields is a general assignment reporter for WBZ-TV News. He joined the station in July 1980 with an extensive background in reporting, news photography and editing. He was honored with New England Emmy Awards for his work in 1982 and 1987.
Prior to joining WBZ-TV Shields was a reporter for KENS-TV in San Antonio, Texas from 1977 to 1980. He also worked as a photographer and reporter for KTVV-TV and as a reporter for KHFI radio, both in Austin, Texas.
Shields holds a bachelor of arts degree in journalism from the University of Texas. He lives with his wife and three sons in the Greater Boston Area.
You can contact Bill at firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Saturday night, outside Jalice Café, a brawl turned into a shootout with seven people wounded.
Two police officers are under investigation for a confrontation inside a Wareham home on Wednesday.
The Catholic Action League is protesting Secretary of State John Kerry as the school’s commencement speaker.
An explorer who believes he’s found the wreckage of Christopher Columbus’ flagship, the Santa Maria, off the coast of Haiti said Wednesday that the vessel has been looted and needs to be excavated immediately.
Lt. Col. James Goodson, one of the most decorated fighter pilots in World War II, was laid to rest Friday at Bourne National Cemetery.
The medical professionals treating the acrobats who fell during a circus performance in Rhode Island say time will tell whether three of the women will walk again.
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Researchers from Woods Hole helped find the wreckage of an Air France jet two years after it crashed.
Kevin Bossart was at the Wollaston MBTA station when his heart gave out.
A Wareham family is ready and willing to rebuild after a devastating fire but the town says any new home on the site must be built on expensive stilts that insurance won’t cover and the family can’t afford.