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.
“Oh, my goodness, it was just such a big shock,” said Hilda Ostby, as her eyes instantly filled with tears. “It was a big loss. Like losing something again.”
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Baylor Scott & White in Plano helps employees alleviate stress by coloring.
“I just wanted to come down here and pay my respects to the policeman that got shot,” said Stephen Fuqua.
Mark Hughes remembers what his life was like before the police officer ambush in Dallas. “You googled my name, it was a soccer player,” he said. “You google my name now, I’m a suspect.”
Fatal police shootings have become a familiar flashpoint—ripping away the façade of a nation tending its racial wounds.
In spite of repeated warnings, parents are still leaving children unattended in hot cars… and experts say it’s just a matter of time before another child dies.
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Sunburn is uncomfortable; but, skin cancer kills.
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