Sherae Honeycutt is so happy to be a part of the FOX4 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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    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Women from around the world are in Kansas City to learn from local organizations about STEM. The group visited with Kansas City Young Audiences Friday afternoon. From Mexico to Africa to Nepal and beyond, a group of international educators stopped by KCYA to talk STEAM: science, technology, engineering, arts and math. “We just hope to share our techniques for engaging students at a younger age about STEM and the arts and how they can be complimentary, […]

  • Northern Missouri 6-year-old breaks out his sweet moves for Chiefs touchdowns

    BETHANY, Mo. — Tyreek Hill is the master of the touchdown dance. However, he might consider taking some pointers from one 6-year-old in Northern Missouri. If you combined Hill’s touchdown dance with a little Showtime, you’d have Casen Mossburg. “He was showing me his touchdown dance, and I happened to have my phone out taking a picture of my daughter, and I thought, ‘Well, I’ll just video him doing his touchdown dance,’ and he just let ‘er rip!” mom Gina […]

  • Overland Park grandma says act of kindness turned into nightmare with family van stolen

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — A Johnson County grandmother trying to do the right thing says she was swindled. When a crying woman said she needed a ride, she offered to help — only to have her van stolen. For the Pease family it was more than a van. They saved for three years to get the beige 1999 Town & Country. It might seem like a modest purchase, but the family said they had three other cars die before this […]

  • After surviving Tequila KC shooting, one victim’s now facing a new health battle

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A survivor of the Tequila KC shooting is recovering from his injury but is now facing a new health crisis. Gustavo Lara was enjoying a night out when two men walked into the bar and opened fire. One has been arrested, but another still eludes authorities. Lara’s family told FOX4 in an exclusive interview that it’s a miracle he survived, but his health crisis isn’t over. He was shot in the shoulder in the mass shooting. […]

  • Thinking like a fugitive: Alleged KCK shooter likely hiding in metro, former FBI agent says

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The hunt for Hugo Villanueva-Morales is now in its sixth day. Officials say the remaining suspect in the Tequila KC mass shooting, which left four dead, is considered armed and dangerous. Although many people have speculated that Villanueva-Morales might be across the border in Mexico, retired FBI Special Agent in Charge Michael Tabman said he thinks he’s right here in the metro — and getting desperate. “It’s constantly moving. It’s constantly progressing, and they’re closing in on […]

  • After putting up a battle, professional MMA fighter from Lee’s Summit dies from cancer

    LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — A professional MMA fighter from Lee’s Summit died Tuesday after battling pancreatic cancer. Those who knew him say William “The Armadillo” Joplin will be missed. “A little armored possum that crawls up in a metal ball, and you can hit it, kick it, hit it with a baseball bat, and it’s how it protects itself. It’s its defense,” Joplin said, describing his fighting style in April. It was much like his battle with stage four pancreatic […]

  • After deadly shooting, fate of Tequila KC unknown amid mixed feelings in KCK community

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The search still continues for one of the KCK mass shooting suspects as the other suspect appears in court. Now, there are questions about whether Tequila KC Bar should reopen. While some are saying a tragedy can happen anywhere, one business owner says it needs to be shut down. Ana Medina owns Casa de Modas Aleman, a dress and event shop two doors down from Tequila KC. She’s been a business owner on Central Avenue for […]

  • ‘He was my whole life’: Sister of KCK mass shooting victim in Cuba grateful for help in the metro

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — More than 1,000 miles away, the pain Rosa Oduardo López is feeling is unbearable. Her brother, Martin Rodriguez-Gonzalez, was one of the four men gunned down inside Tequila KC early Sunday morning. With the help of an interpreter, the Cuba resident said she’s thankful to everyone in the metro trying to help bring him home.  Her brother was the last to be identified after the deadly mass shooting, and López said she found out on Tuesday […]

  • Friend of KCK mass shooting victims helping family to bring one man’s remains home to Cuba

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  • ‘We thought it was a dream or a lie’: Family reeling from loss of loved one in KCK mass shooting

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — FOX4 is learning more about the victims in a mass shooting that happened early Sunday morning at Tequila KC in KCK. One of four victims who was killed was Everado Meza — known to his friends as “Ever.” His family is having a hard time understanding how they lost their loved one in the mass shooting. They are distraught knowing he will never make them laugh or smile again. His aunt said happiness was his way […]

  • ‘It’s not going to be the same at all’: Friends and family of victims in KCK deadly shooting in shock

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Friends and family of the victims of a deadly mass shooting in Kansas City, Kansas are in shock. They never imagined a night out would end with open fire in their neighborhood bar. Toni Maciel and Shay Celendon never imagined a place they consider a home would become the scene for a mass shooting. “Tequila KC is just a bar, but we are family here. You destroyed everything.” Celendon was there that night, but said she […]

  • Bartender came face-to-face with suspected shooter before 4 killed, 5 hurt at Tequila KC

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A longtime bartender at Tequila KC says he came face to face with one of the shooters. FOX4’s Sherae Honeycutt spoke with him Sunday morning about how this isn’t the first time he’s told him to leave. Jose Valdez says as a bartender at Tequila KC he knows everyone who comes in and out of their bar. It’s a community of regulars. Valdez says Saturday night when the suspect came in, he told him to leave. […]

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