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Sherae Honeycutt is so happy to be a part of the Fox 4 team. Sherae is originally from The San Francisco Bay Area, but has roots in Missouri. She films, edits, and presents her own stories daily. For two years she reported in America’s Heartland at KFVS covering five states, including: Southeast Missouri, Southern Illinois, Western Kentucky, as well as, parts of Tennessee and Arkansas. Her focus was on Missouri’s Bootheel.
Major stories she covered are The Perryville Tornado, The Spring Flood of 2017, New Year Flood of 2016, Missouri’s opiod epidemic, The State of Missouri vs. former Sheriff Cory Hutcheson and the death of Tory Sanders in The Mississippi County Jail.
Previously she worked as an assistant producer and assignment editor for KRON4 News in San Francisco. In 2014, she interned with NBC Nightly News & The Today Show in Los Angeles. Through The Today Show, she assisted acclaimed journalist Maria Shriver and her production team with a series of stories.
Sherae graduated from San Francisco State University in 2015 with a BA in Broadcast Electronic Communication Arts. She also obtained a certificate from City College of San Francisco in 2013 for Multimedia Journalism.Through her internships and work she has assisted in coverage of The Napa Earthquake of 2014, The Supreme Court’s decision on Proposition 8, The shooting death of Kate Steinle, Robin William’s death and diagnosis, and California’s historic drought.
When not at work she enjoys spending time with family, friends, and her dog. Sherae loves to travel. She’s visited 15 countries – and counting. She will root for the KC Chiefs, but is a loyal SF Giants fan for life. She loves going on adventures, learning, and trying new things.
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Recent Articles
  • Metro advocacy organization calls for name change of Catholic center, names accused priests

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A group bringing awareness to victims of priest abuse is asking for a local organization to change its name. It’s a well-known center serving the poor, named in honor of a former bishop, but critics say that bishop was in charge during a time of priest sexual abuse. “Whenever we hear another name coming out, or another hiding of someone, that just sends another dagger into our heart,” said abuse survivor Tom Viviano. The Survivors Network […]

  • KC woman believes dog stolen along with mementos in burglary during power outage

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A South Kansas City woman says while her power was out earlier in the week her home was burglarized. But even worse, she fears one of her dogs was stolen. Now, she’s asking if someone took her dog, please give her back. “Somebody took her,” Jeanne Beachwood said. “Somebody took my Roxie dog.” Beachwood said on Monday night she left Roxie and her other two dogs at her home on E. 98th Terrace near Grandview Road. […]

  • Louisburg teen’s memory inspires Bible reading challenge after deadly Bolivar church van crash

    LOUISBURG, Kan. — An average Bible has nearly a million words, 30,000 verses and 1,200 pages. It’s a book that many people have, but few finish reading. A Louisburg teen told her mom she did finish it — and all in a year. She shared the big announcement the day before she died in a church van crash August 10 in Bolivar, Missouri. Now, Hannah Foy’s mother, Jennifer, is challenging others in her daughter’s memory to do the same. FOX4’s […]

  • Homeless metro man gets AFC Championship tickets after good deed for a Chief

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Around Arrowhead Stadium eight inches of snow fell before the playoff home game. It created a bit of an obstacle for players trying to make it to the stadium. But thanks to one man, Chiefs offensive lineman Jeff Allen was there. If you were on Twitter after the game looking at posts from players you may have heard of a guy named Dave. Not Dave Letterman, or FOX4’s Dave D’Marko, but Dave, the homeless Good Samaritan […]

  • Experts have health concerns for Chiefs fans at Arrowhead with snow, frigid temperatures

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The snow is falling at Arrowhead, and it won’t stop until Saturday. Chiefs Kingdom is expected to fill the stadium parking lot with a sea of red, but there’s also going to be a lot of white – snow that is. If you’re worried about the cold, a local frostbite expert has some tips on safely tailgate even in the snow — because what’s a playoff game at Arrowhead without a tailgate? Kayla Northrop is a […]

  • Amid government shutdown, metro staffing agency sees application influx

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Government workers are still waiting to find out when they can go back to work, but no one knows when a deal will be made. Bills are mounting for some federal employees, and it has them turning to staffing services to fill in the gap. Stivers Staffing Services said they’re seeing an influx of government employees coming in for temporary work. They said workers have been open to do anything that will keep paychecks coming in. […]

  • Spring Hill man suddenly loses wife while recovering from Bolivar church van crash

    SPRING HILL, Kan. — Months after a crash nearly claimed Tim Abbot’s life, his family is facing another tragedy. Abbott was injured in a crash involving a church van in Bolivar, Missouri, back in August. Three teenagers died. Five months later, Abbott and his family are in shock again. His wife, Rachel, died suddenly on Dec. 30. Abbott said God’s plan doesn’t always make sense at first. “I don’t remember us flipping around,” Abbott said. “I don’t remember the rolls. […]

  • Mom says 6-year-old daughter bitten by dog at Blue Springs dog park

    BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — Six-year-old Cora Richter says she just wanted to befriend a dog that her mother, Rosalind, says attacked her at the Blue Springs Dog Park on Saturday evening. The girl is recovering at home after being treated for her injuries at two metro hospitals. Richter said she isn’t mad at the dog’s owner, but wishes they could have come forward. If they had, Richter says, it could have saved her from painful medical treatments. All Cora wanted […]

  • Antique collector loses everything in KCK warehouse fire

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — An out of control fire ripped through a warehouse in Kansas City, Kansas on Saturday afternoon with a plume of smoke that could be seen across the metro. It happened around 1:30 p.m. near the intersection of North 10th Street and Splitlog Ave., just north of Central Ave. The building was a storage warehouse for several small businesses including Anthony Reysik who has been collecting antiques for the past six years. But Saturday he watched all […]

  • UMKC Roos return to Swinney Recreation Center with Men’s Basketball

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Saturday afternoon was a homecoming for the UMKC Roos. Men’s Basketball returned to Swinney Recreation Center on the school’s campus. The team won their first game back in the auditorium, beating Chicago state with 80-72. Their Director of Athletics, Brandon Martin, says there is a lot to celebrate with the move in. “We have valet parking, we continue our hospitality for fans who have floor seats, we have new graphics to showcase our Roo that we’re […]

  • After over a decade of waiting, metro hit-and-run victim’s family gets closure with driver’s guilty plea

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Years went by with no suspect arrested in a hit-and-run death or answers for a metro man’s family. But Friday, more than 11 years after the incident, Cesar Saenz pleaded guilty and apologized for what happened. “I apologize that my reckless behavior claimed the life of Mr. Jerry Smith. I’m really sorry. I apologize, and I didn’t mean for this to happen,” Saenz said in a Jackson County courtroom. Saenz pleaded guilty Friday to involuntary manslaughter […]

  • Neighbor helps first responders pull Grandview man from water during rescue

    GRANDVIEW, Mo — A Grandview man is in serious condition after falling through the ice near his home this morning. His neighbor says he called police, and then worked to pull him out. It happened Thursday at a small lake near E. 135th Street and Lakeview Drive behind a town home complex. Chie Gunner said the last thing he expected to do Thursday was to help pull his neighbor out from under the ice. Now he hopes he’s going to […]