Robert Price anchors the Live Desk on News 4 San Antonio during the 5pm, 6pm, and 10pm weekday newscasts, covering breaking news from around the city, state and country. Robert has been a member of the News 4 team since 2013, first as a general assignment reporter, then as weekend anchor, and now as the evening Live Desk Anchor. On the Live Desk, he watches for the latest news as it comes in to the station over live satellite feeds, news wires and other sources, develops and tells the story in real time, and brings updates during the newscast. Watch him work behind the scenes on one of his Facebook Live broadcasts to see how he scouts out the story, grabs the footage, and presents it to viewers in a matter of minutes.
Robert began his career in America's heartland as a weekend anchor and reporter at KHAS-TV, the NBC affiliate for central Nebraska. While there, Robert received awards from the Nebraska Associated Press and the Nebraska Broadcasters Association. He then moved one state over to Iowa, to work for the Sinclair sister stations KGAN CBS 2 and KFXA FOX 28 in Cedar Rapids. While there, he served as a general assignment reporter and weekend anchor. Robert next made the intra-company move to Fox San Antonio in 2011, where he was a general assignment reporter until he became weekend anchor for both Fox San Antonio and News 4. In 2013, he received an award for spot news coverage from the Texas Associated Press Broadcasters Association.
Robert is a Texas native and grew up in San Antonio. He is a graduate of the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism at the University of Southern California, where he was a National Merit Scholar and earned his B.A. (cum laude) as a double-major in Broadcast Journalism and Spanish.
When he's not out reporting, Robert likes to absorb pop culture, exercise his brain with trivia competitions and spend time with his family. He also fanatically roots for his Spurs, Cowboys, Rangers and Trojans.