Will Robinson-Smith

Will Robinson-Smith is a reporter for WAAY.

Title: Reporter

My journalism career began while in high school in Sacramento, CA. At the time, I loved all types of photography and decided to join my school's newspaper. I started off my freshman year as a staff writer, eventually becoming our photo editor and later, co-editor-in-chief.

I began to make the transition into television news in college. Northwestern University didn't offer a degree in photography, so I decided to try my hand at broadcasting. Throughout my four years, I reported and anchored for the Northwestern News Network, while pursuing a degree in journalism.

During my time at school, I also spent a quarter working for WLNS, the CBS affiliate in Lansing, MI and a summer interning with a local magazine in Buffalo, NY. After graduation, I began reporting for FOX10 News in Mobile, AL before coming to WAAY 31. I enjoy working at WAAY 31 because I get to work alongside wonderful colleagues all of whom are excited about delivering important stories that impact the community.

Recent Posts by Will Robinson-Smith

Huntsville High School forfeiting wins after using "ineligible boys basketball player"

Huntsville High School did not name the player in their statement.

Skilled to Work: Colbert Heights High School teacher wins national career tech. education award

Beth Brumley was one of five candidates from across the country who was being considered for the award.

Two companies bringing 78 good-paying jobs coming to Lawrence County

CCI Corporation and Progressive Pipe Fabricators will be coming to the Mallard Fox West Industrial Complex.

Skilled to Work: Commercial drivers receiving training in detecting human trafficking in new year

The bill went into effect on January 1, 2020.

Sheriff: 12 'upper level dealers' arrested in multi-year Tennessee drug operation

One of the arrests included Florence resident, Darrell Alonzo "Choppo" White.

One person shot in north Huntsville

The victim was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

Second Morgan County work release inmate recaptured after leaving detail in December

Dustin Michael Jenkins was booked into the Morgan County Jail on Sunday.

Three paramedics injured after tree falls on Huntsville ambulance

The paramedics with Huntsville Emergency Medical Services Inc. (HEMSI) were taken to Madison Hospital with minor injuries.

Huntsville police: Eastbound Interstate 565 at Mile Marker 18 down to one lane

Huntsville Emergency Medical Services Inc. (HEMSI) confirmed that five adults and a child were injured in this wreck.

Third Shoals resident charged in connection to large marijuana grow operation in Wayne County, Tennessee

Mark Dearman, 45, turned himself into the Wayne County Jail on Thursday, January 9, 2020.

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