Stephanie Graflage is a graduate of the Missouri School of Journalism with an emphasis in Magazine Journalism and a minor of business. While at Mizzou she was a proud member of Alpha Delta Pi sorority. She also served as a student assistant for the Mizzou Football team. While working for the Mizzou Football team, Stephanie was a part of the team that created and helped increase the Mizzou Football presence on social media.
Stephanie is a St. Louis native who loves sports, especially college football. Her obsession with college football stems from her long time family tradition of attending home Mizzou football games.
She is a lover of Mexican food, Starbucks and chocolate and loves to be outdoors when the weather permits. On a nice day she can most likely be found hanging out near a pool or a lake listening to country music. In her free time, she also enjoys catching up on the latest episode of the Bachelor, Scandal or Nashville.
Most importantly, Stephanie is excited to be in Kansas City and have her family, which includes two older brothers and one younger sister, all in the same place for the first time in 15 years.

Recent Articles
  • Resident notices fire at Shawnee apartment complex, pulls alarm to alert others

    SHAWNEE, Kan. — An alert resident at a Shawnee apartment complex may have prevented dozens of injuries when the building went up in flames Wednesday morning. Firefighters say the fire started around 2 a.m. in the attic of one of the apartment buildings near West 67th and Renner Road. Because the fire broke out above the smoke alarms, no alarms sounded Shawnee Fire Marshal Corey Sands told FOX4. “They’re very lucky that a resident woke up to hear the crackling,” […]

  • Townhome destroyed in blaze in Northland near Highway 169

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City firefighters worked a fire Monday in the Northland just west of Highway 169. A spokesperson for the Kansas City Police Department said an officer was in the area of Northwest 70th Court and Highway 169 around noon and noticed heavy smoke and flames. That officer and a few others helped clear some of the townhomes while waiting for firefighters to arrive on the scene. Kansas City Fire Department Deputy Chief Jimmy Walker told FOX4 […]

  • Two Wyandotte County Sheriff’s Deputies shot in downtown KCK

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. —  Sources are telling FOX4 that two Wyandotte County Sheriff’s Deputies were shot Friday morning in downtown Kansas City, Kan., not far from the courthouse and sheriff’s office. FOX4 is waiting to learn their conditions. Sources say one has critical injuries. The shootings happened during a transport from the court annex back to the jail, the source added. FOX4 has learned the suspect was also shot, and all were taken to hospitals. FOX4 has a crew at […]

  • After spending three days on Platte River, water rescue crews find & rescue man

    PLATTE COUNTY, Mo. — Kansas City water rescue crews pulled a man from Platte River Thursday. A man and woman boating called first responders around 8 a.m. after noticing him near the Schimmel City Access point off 45-Highway not far from Farley, Mo. Crews on the scene told FOX4 they believe the man had been in the water for three days. The man gave FOX4 a thumbs up and a big smile as first responders transferred him into the ambulance […]

  • Teenager dead after crashing dirt bike into pole near 10th and Rosedale

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A teenager died after crashing his dirt bike into a pole on Tuesday in KCK. The crash happened near 10th and Rosedale around 2 p.m., according to Terry Zeigler with the KCK Police Department. Officers on scene said the rider wasn’t wearing a helmet. A release says he lost control as he turned onto South 10th Street and hit the utility pole. Emergency responders took him to a hospital, but he died from his injuries. His identity […]

  • Pickup truck slams into back of Brink’s truck, sending money flying on Northland highway

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are investigating a two-vehicle crash Thursday in the Northland that sent money flying across the highway. It happened just before noon along eastbound 152-Highway, just feet before the Shoal Creek Parkway intersection. Police say a Brink’s truck was stopped when a black pickup truck slammed into the back of it. The Brink’s truck busted open and sent money onto the highway. The driver of the black pickup truck was taken to the hospital with serious […]

  • 79-year-old Lee’s Summit man with dementia returns home safely

    *Update* police say 79-year-old Dale William Eagles has returned home safely. LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Police in Lee’s Summit need help locating a missing man who has dementia. They issued an Endangered Silver Advisory  for 79-year-old Dale William Eagles early Thursday. Police say Eagles was last seen in the area of Southwest Ward Road and 150-Highway around 6:23 p.m. Wednesday. Video at his home shows Eagles telling his dog that he was going to get something to eat.  Eagles takes medications […]

  • Mobile home fire in Lebanon kills 5 children, injures woman

    LEBANON, Mo. — Five children are dead and a woman is in the hospital following a mobile home fire Wednesday in Lebanon, Missouri. Firefighters responded to the home near I-44 and Elm Street just after 9 a.m. They pulled six people from the home including five children and one adult. All five children were pronounced dead at the scene. Lebanon Fire Chief Sam Schneider said the children ranged in age from 6 months to 5 years old. Their identities have not […]

  • Woman in custody after allegedly setting fires around Kauffman Stadium

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police arrested a 36-year-old woman early Wednesday morning after she allegedly sneaked into Kauffman Stadium and set three small fires in the outfield grass. A stadium security guard discovered the woman wandering around the baseball field with a flashlight at about 4:30 a.m. Police say Bridget Depriest claimed to have entered the ballpark through a gate Tuesday at 8 a.m. The Royals say they haven’t found any evidence yet that she’d been in the stadium that […]

  • Suspect steals man’s truck near 45th and Virginia then hits him while driving away

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A man is recovering in the hospital Tuesday after someone stole his work truck then ran into him. It happened around noon near 45th and Virginia. Officials on the scene say the man stepped out of his truck to speak with someone at a nearby home when someone jumped in his truck and started to drive off. Police say the owner ran down the street to stand in front of the truck hoping it would stop […]

  • KC native, fashion designer Kate Spade found dead in New York apartment

    NEW YORK CITY — Law enforcement officials confirmed Tuesday morning that well-known fashion designer and Kansas City native Kate Spade has died. A housekeeper found her dead around 10 a.m. Tuesday inside her New York City apartment on Park Avenue. She was just 55. Law enforcement officials said it appears Spade took her own life. A note from the deceased was reportedly found at the home. Born Katherine Brosnahan, she was a native of Kansas City, and graduated from St. […]

  • Southwest launches fall sale that includes multiple $49 one-way flights from KCI

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — If you were considering a trip this fall, you’ll want to check out Southwest Airline’s three-day sale that runs through Thursday. The sale includes fare to cities such as Chicago, Nashville or Milwaukee for as low as $49 each way. The sale fares do not include trips on Fridays and Sundays and only apply to nonstop service. Travelers must plan to travel between August 21 and December 12. Click or tap here to see the full list […]