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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 GaryPinkel.com 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
  • Three checked out at hospital after high levels of carbon monoxide detected at Buca di Beppo

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Three employees were taken to the hospital Wednesday after the Kansas City Fire Department detected high levels of carbon monoxide at a popular County Club Plaza restaurant. James Garrett with the Kansas City Fire Department says crews responded to Buca di Beppo near West 47th Street and Central Street just before 11 a.m. In addition to the three taken to hospital, there were two others complaining of minor symptoms. Firefighters were on the scene trying to determine where the […]

  • Man who died after being shot near 27th and Benton identified as 57-year-old KCMO man

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police identified a man who was shot and later died from his injuries near 27th and Benton Wednesday, May 17 as 57-year-old Ned Haywood of Kansas City, Mo. Police responded to that shooting just before 11 a.m. that day after someone reported hearing shots fired. Responding officers and EMS crews found Haywood suffering from a gunshot wound at a home in the area and transported him to a local hospital for treatment. He later died from […]

  • Traffic stop video released shows Toni Anderson shortly before she drowned

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Jackson County Medical Examiner released their findings in the death of Toni Anderson Tuesday. According to their report, which is now complete, Anderson died from hypothermia and drowning. The medical examiner said Anderson’s manner of death is considered accidental and the contributing factors are ethanol, cocaine and amphetamine intoxication. Kansas City police pulled Anderson’s vehicle and body from the Missouri River at Platte Landing Park in mid-March. Anderson had been missing for nearly two months when […]

  • Police investigating after vehicle reportedly strikes pedestrian on Country Club Plaza

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police officers and EMS crews could be seen tending to a pedestrian witnesses say was struck by a vehicle on the Country Club Plaza Tuesday. The pedestrian appeared to be walking across Broadway where it meets 47th Street when they were struck. Police did not immediately release details surrounding the situation. FOX 4’s Megan Dillard is on the scene and will be providing updates as they are confirmed.  

  • Jury finds one suspect in ‘She’s A Pistol’ murder guilty

    OLATHE, Kan. — One of four men charged with trying to rob a Shawnee gun store and killing its owner was found guilty of his charges on Thursday. According to the Johnson County district attorney, the jury found Londro Patterson guilty of first degree murder. The jury was still hearing evidence to decide Patterson’s sentence. Patterson was also found guilty of attempted aggravated robbery, conspiracy to commit aggravated robbery and aggravated battery. Prosecutors believe Patterson pointed a gun at co-owner Becky […]

  • Homicide investigation underway after man’s body found on bike trail along Indian Creek

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are now calling the death of a man whose body was found Thursday along a bike trail right off of Indian Creek in south Kansas City a homicide. Michael Darby, co-owner of Coach’s Bar and Grill, 414 West 103rd Street, was apparently walking his dogs on the trail near 102nd and Wornall when he was killed. Police responded to the scene around 6:30 a.m. when he was discovered by a bicyclist. Two dogs were seen roaming […]

  • Jackson Co. deputy shoots man in leg after struggle; suspect flees, crashes into ambulance

    INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — A Jackson County deputy shot a man Thursday who struggled with him and then fled, then crashed into an ambulance and was arrested and taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg. The deputy was patrolling the Little Blue Trace County Park because of recent vehicle break-ins and thefts. The park is about two miles northwest of Fort Osage High School near 24-Highway and Twyman Road. The suspect fled for about eight miles in […]

  • 1 dead, several injured after car plows into pedestrians in Times Square

    NEW YORK — One person is dead and at least 12 others injured after a vehicle crashed onto a busy sidewalk in Times Square, according to WPIX. According to reports, the crash happened around 11 p.m. on Thursday, according to witness accounts and photos posted online. According to the FDNY, one person has died and 12 others were injured. NYPD officials said the incident is not connected to terrorism and a 26-year-old male is in custody, according to CBS New […]

  • Shooting critically injures one person

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One person was critically injured during a shooting Wednesday. A Kansas City police dispatcher confirmed to FOX 4 that the victim arrived near East 12th Street and Colorado Avenue around 9:38 a.m., and was suffering from critical injuries. Police did not yet know where the victim was shot because they were already injured when they arrived at East 12th and Colorado. FOX 4 has a crew headed to the scene and will be providing updates as […]

  • Parkville police locate vehicle in river along English Landing Park

    PARKVILLE, Mo. — A water rescue in Parkville has now been downgraded to a water recovery. According to the police chief, crews did find a vehicle in the river, but they’re still waiting on a specialized team from the Missouri State Highway Patrol with their Sonar equipment to help recover the vehicle. The Sonar camera on the scene confirmed the vehicle was under the water. Crews have been on the scene since shortly after 2:30 a.m. Wednesday. This is approximately a […]

  • Vehicle totaled after crashing into light pole near 107th and Blue Ridge

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One person sustained minor physical injuries Monday when they crashed their vehicle into a light pole near 107th and Blue Ridge Boulevard. The crash happened around 11 a.m., but did not result in any down wires. The vehicle involved was deemed totaled. Investigators have not said what caused the crash.

  • Officials identify elderly man who died in fire at Grandview home

    GRANDVIEW, Mo. — A man in his 80s is dead following a house fire in Grandview Saturday. According to the Grandview Fire Department, crews went inside the home along West 155th Street to make sure everyone got out, but found 85-year-old Troy Shankles’ body inside. Shankles was the only one home at the time of the fire. The fire chief says the fire started around 8 p.m. and is now under control. Fire investigators believe discarded smoking materials started the fire, but there […]