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.
In DeSoto, there were no signs Tuesday of the disruption that had the high school on lockdown Monday for hours.
It’s not DART, but in DeSoto, demand for public transportation has city leaders looking to catch a ride on another rapidly expanding option.
The sun still rises in the small town of Midlothian, and yet the unsolved murder of Terri “Missy” Bevers, is like a cloud that refuses to clear.
An app developed by a Southern Methodist University student is winning awards and framing business models as it works to keep people safe.
A fatal shooting at an IHOP restaurant in Lancaster has left a North Texas family both grieving and searching for answers.
Raymond Williams never really expected to escape the dream-crushing poverty of West Dallas until he became a part of ScholarShot.
Investigators say Jessica Ileen Quinones, 35, was trying to get away from her Dallas boyfriend after the relationship fell apart. Quinones died at the scene. Her 18-year-old daughter, Destiny Snider, was wounded.
After more than a decade of planning, construction is now underway on The Southern Gateway Project.
New tools for changing times. Police and fire departments from several southern sector cities are working together to take their active shooter training to a new level.
Educators say it is critical that parents have a summer plan that doesn’t include hours spent in front of the TV or on technology– and that’s especially true for those students still learning social skills.
Medal of Honor recipients from across the country are in North Texas for an annual Texas-sized show of appreciation! Check out the motorcade from DFW Airport to Gainesville, Texas.
The right place at an awful time. A North Texas family is thanking a Cedar Hill firefighter for some off duty heroics that they say saved a loved one’s life.