TaRhonda Thomas
TaRhonda Thomas comes to Action News from Denver, Colorado. She joined the team as a reporter in February 2019.


Before working in Denver, TaRhonda was an anchor and reporter in Richmond, Virginia. She also reported and anchored in Colorado Springs after beginning her television career in Morgan City, Louisiana.


TaRhonda is an alumna of Louisiana State University (Geaux Tigers!) and earned her Master's Degree in Media, Film and Journalism Studies from the University of Denver. TaRhonda is also a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.


The Louisiana native has earned national and regional recognition including awards from the Associated Press, Edward R. Murrow Awards, Heartland Emmys and the National Association of Black Journalists.


When she's not reporting the news, TaRhonda spends countless weekends cheering for her three children in their never-ending sports and activities. She enjoys spending time with her husband (a Philadelphia-area native), exercising, reading (historical non-fiction is a favorite), shopping and visiting her parents in Louisiana.

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Teen among 11 people shot since Saturday in Philadelphia
Philadelphia police are investigating multiple shootings that have left 11 people injured since Saturday, including a teenager.
Investigation begins into Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery explosion, fire
WHAT CAUSED THE EXPLOSION? The investigation into a massive explosion and raging fire at a refinery in Philadelphia begins on Monday.
Storm leaves behind damage in Blackwood, N.J.
Residents say it only took 10 minutes for a storm to rip down power lines and trees on one Street in Blackwood, New Jersey Thursday night.
One teen dead, another injured following shooting in Port Richmond park
Police said at least four shots were fired around 10:15 p.m. in Campbell Square Park located at Allegheny Avenue and Belgrade Street.
4 arrested after robbery at Brookhaven Walgreens
Four people were arrested after a robbery at a Walgreens in Brookhaven on Thursday morning.