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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Frisco Jack and Jill chapter looking to spend the morning helping others!

North Texans Turn MLK Holiday Into Day Of Service

It was with a spirit of gratitude that some 400 volunteers gathered at Dallas’ Concord Church to become ‘Meals on Wheels’ delivery drivers for the day: opting to use their Martin Luther King holiday day ‘off’ as a day ‘in’ the community: serving others.

01/18/2016

(Photo: Dallas Police Department)

Tips In Dallas Missing Mom Case Coming From Unlikely Source

As the days turn to weeks, the family of missing Dallas mom Marisol Espinosa refuses to give up hope.

01/15/2016

Concord Church in Red Bird area (CBS11)

Dallas Churches Working To #SaveOurSons

A Dallas church is organizing to give young men better options in the hope of seeing better outcomes.

01/12/2016

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Family: Was PD Chase, That Ended In Deadly Crash, Necessary?

The family of a North Texas teen killed while police chased a suspected car thief has questions… but, there are no worthwhile answers.

CBS 11–01/12/2016

(Photo: Dallas Police Department)

Estranged Boyfriend Of Missing Dallas Woman Now MIA

Relatives of a missing Dallas woman are now openly wondering why her estranged boyfriend appears to have vanished, as well.

01/07/2016

Surveillance pic of alleged church donation box thief in Coppell.

Surveillance Video Captures Thieves Stealing From Church Donation Boxes

Coppell Police are looking for a trio of crooks whose crime offends just on principle. At least four churches have been visited by thieves looking to steal from donation boxes.

01/05/2016

A photo of Dallas mother Marisol Espinosa. (credit: Espinosa Family)

Waiting For Answers, Family Of Missing Mother Hopeful

The wait and the worry are now taking a toll as the search continues for a missing Dallas mother.

01/04/2016

Richard and Jerilyn Perrin (Perrin family)

Support Pouring In For Family Of Father Killed Retrieving Gifts From Disabled Car

Within a matter of hours, donors had surpassed the family’s $22,500 goal and the fund continues to climb.

12/22/2015

Left Ventricular Assist Device (CBS11)

Medical Technology Giving Heart Patients Gift Of Time

Doctors say the LVAD doesn’t replace the heart but, it does help the left ventricle function more effectively: proving life-saving and life changing for patients.

12/21/2015

DISD schools threat (Robbie Owens - CBS11)

One-Third Of Students Absent After Email Threat Targeting School

In Dallas, the fallout continues from an email bomb threat now discredited as a hoax.

12/17/2015

Annika Draeger (Corinth PD)

Woman Sets Date Up To Have Him Robbed, Say Corinth Police

According to police, three more suspects—including the masked gunmen—are still on the run. Detectives believe Annika Draeger, set up her date to be robbed.

12/14/2015

United Way holiday shop (Robbie Owens - CBS11)

Unique Holiday Shop Gives Kids Who Have Nothing the Chance to Give Back

Pint-sized clients of the Vogel Alcove’s Childcare Center for the homeless went shopping for gifts for their parents.

12/11/2015

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