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.
Hundred of youngsters gathered in Dallas for a police sponsored pep rally of sorts. The goal of ‘Let’s Talk’ was to give officers the opportunity to listen and also become proactive in shaping youngsters’ impressions.
In spite of the searing Texas heat, Jennifer Wester insists that her little ones still get time to play outdoors.
Phillip Vallejo of Kennedale was shot to death near Houston and 5th Street while out celebrating his birthday.
Fort Worth-based MedStar is working to help emergency room and ambulance ‘super users’ find more economical and effective ways to access healthcare.
The family of a North Texas boy left suffering in a vegetative state for years before he died, Tuesday faced the drunk driver who caused the crash in court.
In the small Ellis county town of Maypearl, the community is calling upon the healing power of prayer.
Back to school shopping getting off to an early start this year. That’s according to local retailers. So, not surprisingly, so is the effort to help provide the needed tools for economically disadvantaged kids.
The suspected killers disappeared into these woods after the shooting. With the manhunt suspended, the focus turns to the sifting through any evidence they left behind.
According to the latest KidsCount Data Book from the Annie E. Casey Foundation, 1.7 million more children live in low-income working families today than during the Great Recession.
None of the six children riding in a vehicle that was struck by a wrong-way driver on Interstate-45 on Monday were wearing seatbelts or restrained in child safety seats.
A slow-speed chase involving a stolen big rig ends after a police officer shoots the driver in Kaufman.
If a hardware store is not where you’d expect to find bath salts, candles, and cookies—all locally sourced, of course—then you probably haven’t had the pleasure of stumbling into Gecko Hardware in Dallas’ Lake Highlands neighborhood.