Amber Roberts

POSTED: 12:20 PM Dec 24 2013   UPDATED: 4:42 PM May 26 2014

Amber Roberts joined the news team as a reporter in October 2013. She's a North Carolina native, born and raised in Charlotte. She's excited to move to the eastern side of the state and looks forward to experiencing all it has to offer.

Amber received her master of science degree in Broadcast and Digital Journalism from Syracuse University. She also holds a B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Her journalism experiences include serving as a Washington, D.C.bureau reporter for Fayetteville, Ark., station KNWA. In this position, Amber had the opportunity to interview congressional representatives and localize national stories for the Northwest Arkansas region.

Amber also interned at NewsChannel 9 (WSYR) and CNY Central (WSTM) in Syracuse, N.Y., where she produced newscasts.

If you would like to suggest story ideas to Amber, feel free to send her an email. She'd love to hear from you.



Amber's Most Recent Stories

Kinston police investigate a series of armed robberies

Kinston police are investigating three armed robberies that happened Friday evening. At this time no suspects have been caught.

Second arrest made in Lenoir County double homicide

Lenoir County Deputies say they've made a second arrest in a double homicide from earlier this week.

New Bern Police search for suspects in armed robbery

The search is on for three suspects who robbed a woman at gunpoint in New Bern on Christmas Eve.

Swiss Bear director makes final remarks during retirement celebration

On Thursday morning more than 200 people showed up to give a round of applause to a visionary and economic development leader in New Bern.


Troopers explain why Craven County bus driver is at fault

Troopers tell us why the bus driver involved in a deadly collision this weekend, when driving a Craven County activity bus full of students, is at fault.


Voicemail scammers collect almost $100,000 in NC

If you get a phone call claiming you owe the IRS money, it may be a scam.

Police search for suspect who used gun to rob Papa Johns near ECU campus

Greenville Police are searching for a man who robbed a Papa Johns near the campus of East Carolina University.

Man flown to burn center in Chapel Hill after rollover wreck in Pitt County

A early Saturday morning wreck in Pitt County sends a man to the The North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center in Chapel Hill.

Greenville Police search for suspects in attempted break-in near ECU Campus

Greenville Police are searching for two suspects who attempted to break into an apartment near the East Carolina University campus.


Memorial held for Caitlin Faulkenberry

Friends of a woman who was murdered by her fiancée hope her death will serve as a message to other.


Senior night at ECU football game

It was senior night at East Carolina University Thursday. The football team recognized 21 seniors and their contributions to the team.

New Washington Sheriff

Washington County commissioners select John Barnes as new sheriff

Washington County commissioners announce John Barnes as the new county sheriff.