Pat Mueller is a Digital Journalist at KCEN in Temple, Texas, specializing in politics, sports and feature reporting. He joined the KCEN Digital team in October, 2018.

Pat graduated Cum Laude from the University of Missouri, with a major in Radio-TV Sports and a minor in Political Science. While at MU, Pat was a night-side reporter for KOMU 8, the local NBC affiliate in Columbia, MO.

In addition to his reporting, Pat created original content for the station’s Facebook page. He also wrote for PolitiFact Missouri as a fact checker. Before KOMU, Pat was an intern at NewsChannel 9 in Chattanooga, TN.

Pat’s favorite stories he ever covered include a political scandal that led to Missouri’s governor resigning, Michael Porter Jr.’s return to the hardwood and the showcasing of a collector’s basement littered with Americana.

Pat played lacrosse at MU, and is looking forward to finding a men’s league team to rip twine with.

Contact Pat at and follow him on Twitter @packmuell.