Goal driven college student Michaela (Mikki) Ross is focused on a future career as a television news journalist. But from the first day of her new part-time job at a local television station, Michaela's life takes a sudden and unexpected turn. She meets handsome middle-aged news anchor, Patrick Daniels. He invites her to be his sidekick camera woman in an investigation into fracking that is tearing the Texas Country side apart. Amid death threats and a murder, a romantic entanglement deepens, and her resolve to not fall in love begins crumbling. The balance of desires and dangers threatens to tilt in the wrong direction...