Robin Richardson

Robin Richardson

Anchor / Reporter

Robin Richardson joined KPLC in July of 2018 as the Weekend Anchor/ Reporter. She was born and raised in the Dallas/ Fort Worth Metroplex where, at an early age, she developed a passion for dance and a love for learning more about people. She attended the University of North Texas where she was a member of her student News station NTTV serving as an anchor for Thursday Nightly news and a weekday reporter.

While in college, she was a Dallas Cowboys cheerleader for three years and a Kilgore College Rangerette two years prior. During her final season as a cheerleader, she joined the Dallas Cowboys broadcasting team as a Special Projects Reporter.

Robin’s hobbies include dance, reading, going to the movies, eating great food, and being around people that make her laugh.

She is proud to be in Southwest Louisiana but will continue to be a Cowboys fan through and through.

Education:

  • University of North Texas

Recent Articles by Robin

  Blue-green algae poses threat for pet owners

Diocesan students head back to school

  BACK-TO-SCHOOL: Oakdale Elementary students return to new school after 2017 fire

  Local farmers react to China’s refusal to buy U.S. crops

  CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Popular spot in Sulphur hit with intricate burglary

  Louisiana School Boards taking precautions after cyberattack

  Mentor program in need of male volunteers

  Ridesharing services effect local taxi businesses

  Locals react to Mueller’s testimony

  Grant allows affordable counseling for moms dealing with postpartum depression

  Waterways closed due to excess rainfall

  Deputies at the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office give young adults a reality check

  Local truck drivers react to possible change to federal commercial driving laws

  Neurologist informs public of seizure safety tips

  Lyft and Uber drivers react to statewide rideshare expansion

  FDA warns consumers about the possibility of select dog food brands’ connection to canine heart disease

  Genetic texting scam targets medicare beneficiaries

  Sulphur water park opens early for those with special needs

  Governor’s office confirms house bill will be signed that funds replacement of the Cameron Ferry

  Swimming advisory placed on I-10 beach

  25 year plan to improve Calcasieu Parish roads underway

  Number of vehicles crashes on I-210 bridge have spiked since January

  Former St. Jude patient encourages residents to donate to the hospital

Oakdale man arrested for burglary

  Cat declawing bill that passed through New York’s legislature creates local debate

  Bill to eradicate talking on the phone while driving heads to senate

  Mediterranean diet proves to be success for local chef

  Lake area blood shortage impacts local hospitals

  Community reacts to trashed Veteran’s Park in DeRidder

  Lake Charles recognizes memorial day with largest display of casket flags in the United States