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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.
Don’t forget to follow her on Facebook, Twitter, and if you have a story idea be sure to email it to sherae.honeycutt@fox4kc.com.

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  • Police working to determine who shot 7-month-old near 16th and Lawn

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are investigating after someone shot a seven-month-old child in the leg early Monday. It happened just before 2 a.m. near 16th and Lawn. Police say the child’s injuries are not life-threatening. Investigators are still trying to determine who pulled the trigger and whether it was intentional or accidental. KCPD Capt. Lionel Colon said officers are still trying to determine the sequence of events and are looking for the baby’s father to learn more about the […]

  • Family fears two missing men may have been lured to Longview Lake area

    JACKSON COUNTY, Mo. — The families of two men are looking for answers, both disappeared nearly a week ago. Families of Michael Brewer and Keith Wasmer are holding out hope their loved ones are safe. They say both men went to the Longview Lake Marina to meet a man named Sam. Why? No one seems to know, but they don’t care either, they just want Keith and Michael to come home. At a Sunday night vigil, family handed out fliers […]

  • Teenage girl lost in church van crash had found her calling, remembered for her smile

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — On Friday, a single father lost his teenage daughter who was about to start a new chapter in her life. The 17-year-old girl, along with two other teens, died when a church van they were in crashed near Bolivar, Mo. The youth group from Faith Chapel Assembly of God in Overland Park was on its way to an end of summer float trip. Samara Bayse’s dad told FOX4 that faith was her life. The 17-year-old was a […]

  • Church community mourning loss of three metro teens killed in van crash near Bolivar, Mo.

    BOLIVAR, Mo. — Three metro teens died in a crash on their way to the Current River on Friday morning, they were part of a church float trip for the Faith Chapel Assembly of God. The Missouri Highway Patrol says 13 teens and adult chaperones were in the van when it crashed north of Bolivar. The highway patrol says the van crashed around 11 a.m., it went off of Highway 13 southbound, overturned, and hit a tree. Church members tell FOX4 […]

  • NKC School District undergoes active shooter training in preparation for new school year

    GLADSTONE, Mo. — Teachers across the metro are getting ready to go back to school. They’re preparing their lesson plans but also how they plan to keep students safe. In the North Kansas City School District, that includes active shooter training. The entire district will go through the process Aug. 9-10. The training gives them hands-on experience to prepare for the worst case scenario they could ever face in the classroom. On Thursday, teachers filled the library at Antioch Middle […]

  • Body found in trunk of burning car in Lafayette County

    LAFAYETTE COUNTY, Mo. — A body was found Monday in the trunk of a burning car near Bates City, officials say. The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department said they first received a call about a suspicious fire around 10:20 a.m. Monday along McDaniel Road by a pond behind a soybean field. The scorched car appeared to have multiple bullet holes going both inside and out. They don’t know how long the car had been abandoned. Officials said the body in the […]

  • Business leaders in historic Jazz District say violence this weekend is more than a KC problem

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police pleading with the community to end a string of violent shootings was unsuccessful going into the weekend of August 3. Since that day 23 people were shot, and four of the victims died. Investigators now grappling with a fifth homicide case. The latest round of violence happened overnight Saturday into Sunday. The largest incident happened at 18th & Highland in the city’s historic Jazz District where six people were shot around midnight on Sunday.  All […]

  • Metro photographer gives moms a unique experience for ‘World Breastfeeding Week’

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It’s something many mothers do, something many people experience, but something that doesn’t get talked about a lot. August 1-7 is World Breastfeeding Week, and one metro photographer gave moms the opportunity to feel empowered and make memories. It’s a different kind of family photo, but photographer Courtney Staton of Stag + Bird Photography says it can be a very important one. Moms posing with their children in what is usually a private moment. Staton held […]

  • Hundreds of metro kids get free dental care at the K through Team Smile

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Hundreds of metro kids’ smiles got a little brighter Friday at Kauffman Stadium. Thirty dentists came out to donate their time for Team Smile. They gave oral health assessments, dental services and taught low-income Kansas City kids about dental health. It’s a partnership between the organization and the Kansas City Royals. Their goal is to give them treatment in a fun and non-threatening environment, hoping to instill positive dental health throughout their lives. They do this […]

  • KC Chick-fil-A manager braves sewer to help metro mom get her keys

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A metro woman says one Chick-fil-A employee went above and beyond to make sure she got home safe. Rachelle Crowe was at the restaurant on State Line Road near Ward Parkway Center when she dropped her keys down in the sewer. The restaurant chain prides itself on customer service, but this mom said an employee took it to heart. She wrote FOX4 saying she was holding her child on Thursday on her way to her car. […]

  • 8-year-old presents Blue Springs police with thousands from lemonade stand sales

    BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — A Blue Springs boy is bringing his community together through lemonade. The 8-year-old raised thousands of dollars from his tiny lemonade stand and brought in a big check to police headquarters Thursday. With help from people across the metro — and even the nation — Brecken Simmons raised much more than he originally thought he would. It was a simple business plan with not much preparation needed. The stand set up shop on July 28 and […]

  • Teens protest against Lexington student’s social media posts they say are racist

    LEXINGTON, Mo. — Dozens of teens gathered Monday at the Lafayette County Courthouse to protest social media posts made by one of their peers. They say the posts were racist and want him to stop. But the 16-year-old’s mother says they were meant as a joke, and her son is anything but racist. On Monday, Mya Brooks sat on her couch, scrolling through a number of posts. The 19-year-old stopped on one that displays a variety of flags on the […]