Updated On: Jan 23 2014 09:52:56 AM CST
Tarah is from Raven, Virginia, and is a graduate of Emory and Henry College.
She interned in the WCYB news department while she was a student, and moved to a full-time position in the newsroom after graduating in 2003.
Tarah reported and produced the weekend newscasts before being promoted to a weekday reporting job in August 2005, covering several counties in southwest Virginia.
Tarah took over as anchor of the News 5 At Noon newscast and joined Johnny Wood on the morning newscast, covering the update desk, in 2008.