Robbie grew up in northeast Texas, in a tiny town where her family’s history spans six generations.
After working in the business world for several years, Robbie received a Masters of Science in Journalism from Northwestern University’s Medill School. She completed her graduate work with a 4.0 GPA, earning her the school’s highest honor – the Harrington Award.
After graduate school, Robbie moved back to Texas where she began her career at KWTX-TV in Waco. Robbie later worked in Austin as an Education Reporter at KVUE-TV.
After a brief stop in Kansas, she returned to Dallas where she worked briefly at a local station before roaming the state with the News of Texas.
In her spare time, Robbie enjoys refinishing antique furniture and spending family time with her husband and daughter.
“It didn’t have to happen,” insisted an irate Yolanda Hall. “Why the city won’t come in and do something about this?”
Some experts say summer engagement sets the stage for learning later.
North Texas cancer patients have the option for genetically engineered stem cell treatment for the first time in the U.S.
Police and firefighters in Cedar Hill this week are hosting a youth summit focused on opening young minds, and building bridges—before they’re needed.
“I look out there and I see an 8 foot to 10 foot alligator,” says DeGroat, who lives on Lake Worth, “swimming from one dock to my dock.”
As the nation wrestles with yet another mass casualty shooting, this time at a nightclub in Orlando — we must reconsider our use of the word ‘unthinkable.’
The non-stop rain has re-arranged graduation plans for some North Texas school districts—while others are left crossing fingers and hoping for dry skies.
Friends will gather this evening to remember Linda Martin, a well-known and respected real estate agent gunned down Tuesday evening in a busy Southlake shopping center.
If you’re planning on going to the Dallas Zoo sometime soon, you’ll get to see a new animal on display.
From homeless shelter, to a top tier university: a DISD Senior dreaming of becoming a film maker, is already re-writing her life story.
Following FDA recommendations, blood banks now ask potential donors if they’ve traveled to countries where the virus is active—or had sexual contact with someone.
An alley was turned into a chicken run with hens providing fresh eggs. Tilapia was raised in tanks. The corner garden expanded onto nearby vacant lots and in May 2015, Bonton Farms was born.