Jennifer Roberts

Jennifer Roberts

Video Journalist

Jennifer Roberts is a Multimedia Journalist at WMBF News. She comes to Myrtle Beach from WVVA News, an NBC affiliate in Bluefield, W. Va. She recently won “Best Investigative News Story or Series” at the West Virginia Broadcasters Association Excellence in Broadcasting Awards for her series “Another Day of Bluefield Roadwork.”

A native of Charlotte, N.C., Jennifer graduated from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte with a B.A. in Dance, minor in Economics. She relocated to Atlanta and New York City, pursing a career as a performing artist in theatrical and live performance industries. Some of her notable credits include Cirque Du Soleil, BET Hip Hop Awards, ABC Watch Commercial and Investigation Discovery.

Jennifer returned to Charlotte to pursue her journalism career, enrolling in the Broadcasting and Production Technology program at Central Piedmont Community College. She graduated with a 4.0 GPA, President’s List, and was inducted into the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. She also received the CPCC Outstanding Student Award for the broadcast program.

Jennifer is no stranger to Myrtle Beach. During her high school years, she competed in numerous dance competitions in our city and vacationed frequently on the Grand Strand. She is excited to be a member of the WMBF News team and is happy to call Myrtle Beach her new home.

Recent Articles by Jennifer

  Instagram post leads to Little River man’s arrest for alleged role in deadly Capitol riots

  ‘It’s really unfair’: Some Horry County students not receiving food benefits due to inaccurate attendance records

  Police, lifeguards express safety concerns over large tents used by beachgoers in Surfside Beach

  Veterans excited about new, state-of-the-art VA clinic opening next week in Myrtle Beach

  Conway siblings hug their mother for the first time inside nursing home

  Parent supports North Myrtle Beach’s new fireworks penalties

  ‘A dilemma’: Controversial rezoning project near Highway 501 passes second reading

  Horry County leaders to consider naming animal shelter after fallen police officer

  Red Cross: People can still donate blood after getting the COVID-19 vaccine

  Family, community say final goodbyes to former Myrtle Beach Mayor John Rhodes

  Conway woman battling long-term COVID-19 symptoms despite beating virus, getting vaccinated

  Longs pastor teams up with health center to vaccinate those in underserved communities

  ‘Let your kid smile’: Murrells Inlet business providing thousands of free Easter baskets to families

  Millions of dollars headed to community health centers in South Carolina

  ‘It’s a relief:’ Woman grateful for receiving vaccination appointment during evening hours

  FBI: S.C. lost more than $30M to cybercriminals over the past year

  HCS: All plexiglass installations to be completed by March 31; teacher vaccinations continue

  Grand Strand parents respond to updated CDC guidance for schools.

  S.C. residents share perspectives on returning to normalcy after receiving COVID-19 vaccine

  Tidelands Health holds ceremony to honor lives lost to COVID-19 over past year

  North Myrtle Beach approves resolution to bring in additional police officers for Memorial Day holiday

  HCS teachers, other employees receive first dose of COVID-19 vaccine

  Brightwater Senior Living reuniting families, following new DHEC visitation guidance

  100+ neighbors voice concerns over proposed Carolina Forest townhome development

  Community members reflect on past year, life during the COVID-19 pandemic

  Leaders remind public face masks still required inside many S.C. businesses

  CCU professor says DHEC’s vaccine rollout process meets ethical guidelines

  McMaster tours Myrtle Beach mass vaccination clinic, shares support for event

  Grand Strand bar owners prepare for busy nights as ‘Last Call’ order lifted

  ‘We’re looking for closure’: Family trying to locate Bible to right father’s birth history