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.
Velasquez insisted there was never any intent to harm. He blames the fatal crash on the SUV’s thick floor mat.
According to LaValle, on average 5 children are removed from dangerous homes in Dallas county every day.
Throughout the day, CBS11 watched as customers contemplated the gold rimmed treats in grocery store freezers.
Shock. Sadness. And calls for change. In Dallas, an Oak Cliff community struggles with strong emotions after a young mother is killed after stepping away from a laundromat.
No National Championship implications this year as both teams have already lost two games, but there are always major bragging rights on the line.
The rush to get out of Hurricane Matthew’s way is being felt in North Texas with a mixture of relief and disappointment.
Zero traffic fatalities in just 30 years. The Obama administration announced the ambitious goal today—saying self-driving cars and new technology can make the roadways safer. Still, many motorists in North Texas remain skeptical.
Experts are warning people that a common childhood complaint could actually be an outcry in disguise.
Two incidents in two days in separate North Texas cities. Now, police in both Arlington and Cedar Hill want to know if the same man is trying to lure middle school girls into his vehicle. Meanwhile, they’re also increasing patrols in the area.
Even before the first semi-cool breezes of fall (hey—this is Texas…), Jasmine Coby starts planning her Halloween costume. If you haven’t noticed, yes, Halloween has officially been hijacked by the adults.
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Dallas Attorney Michael Lowe once worked with Nathan Desai at the Dallas County District Attorney’s office. But, that was before he was known as “Nathan.”