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
  • Two bodies found near Longview Lake area

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Officials have confirmed to FOX4 that two bodies were found in the Longview Lake area on Wednesday afternoon. Police have not yet confirmed the identities of the bodies but say they are investigating whether they are the two men who recently disappeared. The area of investigation is in the 12500 block of Raytown Road. The bodies were found deep in the woods. Homicide and crime scene detectives are at the scene. “Given the location it is important […]

  • Shawnee Mission South students dismissed early due to smoke in building

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — The school year at Shawnee Mission South is off to an unexpected hot start. Classes were dismissed early Wednesday, after smoke filled the building. It was a sudden disruption in the middle of a busy school day. “We were like, ‘What’s that? Smoke?'” said student Carlos Ramos. Students on the top floor said it got extremely hot, then smoke started filling their classrooms. “It was a lot foggier in the top floor and it was harder to […]

  • Police identify 37-year-old Grandview woman who died in motorcycle crash in south KC

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One person is dead following a crash in south Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday. The crash happened near 150-Highway and Clover Leaf before 11 a.m. A 37-year-old Grandview woman, Kirstin E. Hammer, on a motorcycle died. No other vehicles were involved. Investigators say she lost control of her Kawasaki motorcycle. She laid the motorcycle down, but sustained severe head injuries in the process and died at the scene. According to police, there was heavy rain in the […]

  • Dozens of people camp out overnight in hopes of winning free donuts for a year

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — There’s a new donut shop in town. Hurts Donuts opened its first Kansas City location at Ward Parkway Center Wednesday at 5 a.m. The line to get into the shop started building Tuesday afternoon. FOX4 spoke with the first person in line. She said she got there at 2:15  p.m. “Just to come sit and wait it out, and hopefully be the first one,” she said. The first 100 guests in line when the store opened […]

  • Police identify man found dead near Truman and Ewing, rule this a homicide

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — There is new information in a case police had previously referred to as a death investigation. Police began their investigation after they found a body before 7 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 7 near Truman Road and Ewing Avenue. On Wednesday authorities identified that person as 26-year-old Justin Graham and announced that they are now investigating this as a homicide. Police have not said whether they have made any arrests in this case.

  • Wrong-way driver causes 4-vehicle crash in Lenexa then dies from injuries

    LENEXA, Kan. — A wrong-way driver is dead following a crash involving four vehicles early Wednesday morning. It happened in Lenexa, Kan., around 4:30 a.m. near I-435 and 80th Street. Danny Chavez with the Lenexa Police Department told FOX4 the driver of a pickup truck was heading northbound in the southbound lanes and caused the crash. The driver of that pickup truck died from their injuries. Two other people sustained minor physical injuries. Kansas Highway Patrol is on the scene. […]

  • Police find man shot to death near 35th and Prospect

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One person is dead following a shooting near 35th and Prospect late Tuesday. It happened just before midnight. Responding officers found the victim, a man, dead at the scene. They have not yet released his identity or a suspect description. Police are investigating this as a homicide. It is the 79th homicide in Kansas City this year. Police ask that anyone with information about the deadly shooting to call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.

  • One person dead, two injured in 4-vehicle crash at I-435 & 87th Street

    LENEXA, Kan. — One person is dead following a crash involving four vehicles early Wednesday morning. It happened around 4:30 a.m. near I-435 and 87th Street. Authorities say in addition to one person dying, two others sustained minor injuries. The cause of the crash is still under investigation. Kansas Highway Patrol is on the scene. They have shut down I-435 in both directions. One of the vehicles involved was a tractor-trailer. That tractor-trailer sustained severe damage to the cab. A […]

  • Chiefs spend final day of training camp with military

    ST. JOSEPH, Mo. — On the final day of Chiefs Training Camp Tuesday, the Kansas City Chiefs hosted local military members. Current and former members of the military were invited to the practice. Head coach Andy Reid said he always enjoys when he gets to spend the day with members of the military. “They bring a great spirit with them,” Reid said with a smile. “I love seeing out players with them.” More than 32,000 fans have checked in this […]

  • Bud Light launches hilarious stunt to encourage Cleveland Browns to win a game this season

    CLEVELAND —  Bud Light is giving football fans in Cleveland a reason to continuing to cheer for the Browns as they leave behind one of the worst seasons in franchise history and begin a new one. The beer company placed “victory refrigerators” filled with beer in 10 bars across the city. When the Browns win their first regular season game, ESPN reports that the WiFi-connected locks will open and fans will get to celebrate with free beer. “While some may characterize […]

  • 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 […]

  • Hurts Donuts is giving away free donuts for a year to celebrate opening of KC shop

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — To celebrate the opening of its first Kansas City location, Hurts Donuts is giving away free donuts for a year. To be eligible for the giveaway, you must be one of the first 100 guests in line when the store opens at Ward Parkway Restaurant Pavilion Wednesday at 5 a.m. Participants can begin camping out outside the store Tuesday night. The donut company will also give away prizes for the best camp set-up. Once Hurts opens, […]