Robbie Owens

Robbie Owens

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.

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Entrepreneurship Camp Teaches Success In Business And Life

The idea is to encourage students to think beyond being employees– and show them that they can also be employers and entrepreneurs, creating jobs for the community.


N. Texas Part Of New Push To Find Leukemia Cure

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Woman Shares Mission To Make Juneteenth A National Holiday

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Santa Fe International Folk Art Market Stopping In North Texas

The Santa Fe International Folk Art Market is hitting the road and it’s stopping in North Texas. A so called “sister market” is being held this weekend on the University of Texas at Arlington campus.

CBS 11–06/16/2017

Cedar Hill Collegiate High Grad Is Back As Teacher At 20!

Cedar Hill teacher Jeremy Taulton remembers his high school days like they were yesterday. And he’s not far off.


Southwest Airlines’ First African-American Chief Pilot Retires

Louis “Lou” Freeman was the Dallas based airline’s first African American pilot, and he’s retiring today after 37 years.


Homeless Choir Embarks On Tour

The Dallas Street Choir is hitting the road to perform at Carnegie Hall!


Harvard Rescinds Offers Over Offensive Memes; College Applicants Take Note

It’s the Ivy League put down that has soon-to-be college applicants scrambling to check their social media pages — and if they aren’t, they probably should be.


Plano Doctor: Woods’ Arrest Is A Warning About Prescription Medication

“You don’t know what you’re going to do with those medications, until you’ve had them,” said Donna Barsky, a Plano doctor of pharmacy, who recalled a patient once taking a pain medication and sleeping for three days.


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Dallas Police are still searching for the drivers behind a reckless display at a crowded South Dallas intersection last week.


Baby Moses Law Working: Mother’s Choice Gave Infant A Chance

A mother’s difficult choice, gave him a chance.


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A unique job fair Friday called “100k Opportunities” offered both resources and jobs to help get more young people out of limbo and into the workforce.



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