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Alicia Roberts

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Alicia Roberts joins CBS46 as Anchor and Reporter at 4, 5, 6 and 11pm on CBS 46 and 9pm on Peachtree TV. She is also the host of Atlanta Plugged In. 

Roberts comes from the Atlanta Braves where she was an on-air Pre-Game and In-Game Host. 

Prior to covering the Braves, Roberts was an Anchor and Reporter at stations including WEWS, WFLA and WCAU and MLB for the Tampa Bay Rays. She's also been a sideline reporter for nationally televised events including the 2009 Super Bowl, Under Armour All-America Football Game and McDonald's All American Basketball Games. 

Roberts has a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree from Temple University and Master of Science in Communications from Drexel University. 

In 2003, Roberts won the title of Miss Philadelphia, a local affiliate of Miss America and the world's largest provider of scholarships for women. She went on to place as 1st Runner-Up at the Miss Pennsylvania Pageant, earning more than $36,000 in college scholarships. She also made more than 100 appearances during her year of service on behalf of charitable organizations, the City of Philadelphia and her platform, Big Brothers Big Sisters of America. She currently serves on the Miss Philadelphia Board of Directors. 

Roberts is active in the Atlanta community as an ambassador for the American Heart Association, as her father passed away suddenly from a heart attack at age 54. She is also a volunteer with animal advocacy groups, including Best Friends Atlanta, helping to find every dog and cat a forever home.