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

ADOC searches for inmate held on 20-year drug sentence

Prison officials said William Jeffrey Dannelly, 38, left the Red Eagle Work Center in Montgomery County around 1 a.m.

Decatur Utilities warn against recent scam

Decatur Utilities suggests hanging up immediately if someone encounters one of these scammers.

Two arrested following vehicle pursuit, foot chase in Morgan County

James Bernard Burns, 35, and Christopher Demond Ivey, 27, were both taken into custody without incident.

A juvenile dies after crashing stolen car amid law enforcement pursuit

The juvenile from Sheffield was reportedly driving a stolen 2018 Mitsubishi Highlander at the time of the wreck.

Arrest made in 2012 Huntsville murder cold case

Desmond Deon Elmore, 34, is charged with murder in the shooting death of Darrion Marqeese Chisholm.

Skilled to Work: Lockheed Martin advanced manufacturing program helps grow workforce in Alabama and Colorado

Five apprentices graduated as part of this most recent cohort in Courtland.

Former Oakwood University student charged with hazing, assault

Huntsville police said the victim was briefly hospitalized following the hazing incident.

Civil rights attorney, Fletcher family to speak about Madison police shooting

Ben Crump is expected to address the media along with members of the Fletcher family Monday afternoon at 3 p.m.

Man, teenage girlfriend indicted on capital murder charges for 2018 fatal stabbing in Huntsville

Huntsville police said Tiffany Kelley was giving X'Zavier Scott and Domanek Jackson a ride when investigators said they killed her and stole her car.

Skating in the Park returns in Huntsville on Friday

The ice rink will be open daily from November 15 through January 12, 2020.

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