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.
A former associate pastor of a church in Crandall, southeast of Dallas, is behind bars accused of indecency with a child.
The numbers, experts say, are staggering: one in four women will experience abuse in her lifetime. And safely escaping isn’t a simple task.
A woman who was brutalized by her ex-boyfriend speaks out about now disgraced former NFL running back Ray Rice.
It’s not uncommon for domestic violence victims to stay with or return to their abusers, says one local expert.
Police will work through the weekend in Plano as they search for 23-year-old Christina Morris.
A desperate search for answers in underway in Plano after a 23-year-old woman vanished after spending at evening with friends at the Shops at Legacy.
It was what one family considered a “terrifying” mistake by police. On Tuesday, a North Texas mother spoke out about the traffic stop, captured on dash cam video, that she says left her children traumatized.
A North Texas woman ordered out of her car by at gunpoint in front of her kids is planning a lawsuit against the Forney police officers and police department responsible for the mistake.
Bring it on. That was the message Thursday from the Midlothian ISD superintendent. His comments came after a complaint was lodged about plaques with religious references at two schools.
Family violence left unchecked can and often does escalate—sometimes leading to deadly consequences. So, even the simplest of emotional math says adding weapons to anger is not a good idea.
In a recent poll, blacks were nearly twice as likely as whites to say important issues raised about race warrant further discussion. A local non-profit is already encouraging those conversations.
The city of Fort Worth is working to keep free after hours parking for downtown patrons.