The discovery of cancer in her thyroid shoved the seasoned Channel 7-KVIA anchor into a tearful encounter with depression and temporarily stole her familiar, reassuring smile.
"I don't know how I got on the air those days," Casas said. "My eyes didn't light up. It was hard for me to smile."
The dean of television broadcasting in El Paso sipped cinnamon tea in her well-manicured West Side home and talked about the recent, very public illness, and how the traumatic experience changed her. READ THE FULL STORY
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