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Works at WDSU News
Attended u.s. naval school of music
Lives in New Orleans, LA
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Hot Seat: Jefferson Parish Millage Vote (Part 1)
 
 UPDATED 11:02 AM CDT Oct 14, 2013

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Jefferson Parish officials discuss the upcoming vote on millage for sewerage and water improvements in the parish.
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broadcast journalist
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communications specialist
Employment
  • WDSU News
    senior news anchor, 1990 - present
  • cbs network
    correspondent, 1989 - 1990
  • wwl tv
    reporter, assignment editor, asst. news director, 1979 - 1988
  • wvue tv
    reporter, 1976 - 1979
  • wala tv
    reporter, 1974 - 1976
  • wabb radio
    reporter, 1973 - 1974
  • kyms radio
    intern, 1972 - 1973
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New Orleans, LA
Previously
Washington, DC - Boston, MA
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I am senior news anchor for WDSU
Introduction

News anchor Norman Robinson has lived in the Crescent City for 32 years and has spent the last 20 in the WDSU newsroom.

Formerly of Toomsuba, Miss., and Mobile, Ala., Norman Robinson is the main anchor on WDSU News at 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. and host and moderator of The Hot Seat for WDSU, the NBC network affiliate in New Orleans.

Robinson has been a broadcast journalist for 34 years. He began his career in radio in Southern California in 1972.

Robinson has worked for broadcast outlets in Southern California, Mobile, New Orleans, New York and Washington, D.C. where he was a member of the White House Press Corps as a correspondent for CBS News.

Robinson has certificates and recognition from the U.S. Naval School of Music, The Columbia School of Journalism, and Harvard University. He is also the recipient of an honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Our Lady of Holy Cross College. He is a member of the Central St. Matthew United Church of Christ in New Orleans.

His community service includes public speaking at schools, churches, and charity fundraising events. Robinson is also a member of the nationally recognized New Orleans Concert Band, where he has played the euphonium (baritone horn) for the past 25 years.

Robinson’s military service to his country includes a four-year tour of duty in the United States Marine Corps. He was a sergeant in the U.S. Marine Corps Field Bands at Paris Island, Camp Pendleton, and the former El Toro Marine Corps Air Station.

Norman Robinson is a husband, father, grandfather, and a proud member of the New Orleans community.



Read more: http://www.wdsu.com/tv/news-team/-/9855180/12720450/-/12uw928/-/index.html#ixzz2gV9OR8Zp
Education
  • u.s. naval school of music
  • our lady of holy cross college
  • columbia school of broadcasting
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