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


Craven County Man Killed in SC returns home

The body of a man who was raised in Craven County and killed in South Carolina, has been returned to New Bern.

Pamlico County Fire Pt.2

Pamlico County home catches fire for the 2nd time

Firefighters in Pamlico County respond to a fire on 737 NC Hwy 306 North in Grantsboro for the second time in less than two weeks.

City officials respond to utility policy protestors

City officials are speaking out in response to protestors taking to the streets in opposition of a new utilities policy.

Tow truck driver hit on road during torrential downpours

A tow truck driver was hit while responding to a weather-related wreck in Martin County during Monday's torrential downpours. 

Driver sends parked car into ditch

First responders say a driver hit a parked car and forced it into a ditch early Sunday morning.

Bethel Police: Restaurant Employees held at gunpoint, assaulted and robbed

Bethel Police say three men robbed the La Casetta Restaurant on North Main Street around 11:40 Saturday night.

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Police identify couple found dead in Trent Woods home

Police have identified the husband and wife found dead in a home in Trent Woods Thursday.

Nathaniel Dennis Jenkins

Man accused of starting fire outside library attached to school

Investigators say a man started a fire outside a library connected to Pamlico County High School late Wednesday night.

ECU students accused of spray painting swastika at apartment

Two ECU students are charged for allegedly spray painting a large swastika on the door of an apartment unit.

Larry Wiggins

Police: Prostitution ring, shot house busted in Martin County

Police said a man is facing charges in connection with a gambling, drug, and prostitution bust in Martin County.

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Cristobal creates great waves for Crystal Coast surfers

Hurricane Cristobal may be hundreds of miles out at sea, but that doesn't mean Eastern Carolina isn't feeling the impact.

Tracy Popperwill

Man killed in single-vehicle wreck in Pamlico County

A New Bern man was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Pamlico County early Tuesday morning, investigators said.