Stefante Randall

Stefante Randall

WAFF Reporter

Stefanté Randall joined the WAFF 48 News team in November of 2019 as a reporter.

Stefanté was born and raised in Palmetto, Florida and graduated from the University of South Florida, where she earned her bachelor’s in communications (Go Bulls!) and her certification in broadcast news from the Connecticut School of Broadcasting in Tampa.

While at USF, Stefanté interned in the USF Athletics and Marketing Department and WTSP 10.

Before moving to Alabama, Stefanté was a multimedia journalist for our sister station KTRE 9 News in Lufkin, TX. While in Lufkin, she covered life changing events, including the devastating tornadoes in Alto and shined a light on issues in the community.

Prior to that, she reported at KIMT News 3 in Mason City, Iowa where she edited, produced, anchored and chased snowstorms and floods.

Stefanté is an active member of the National Association of Black Journalists and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated.

She loves being involved in the community, shopping, trying out new restaurants and spending time with loved ones.

She is excited to call the Tennessee Valley her new home and to report on the stories that matter most.

To send her stories ideas, email her at

Recent Articles by Stefante

WATCH: Soap star, SFA lecturer speaks about return to General Hospital, reflects on career

  Haunted house actors may be more scared than you are

Fire officials say weather caused fire which destroyed Nacogdoches County church

East Texas pastor translates Old Testament into modern Aramaic

Video released of Nacogdoches burglary; believed to be tied to Bullard burglary

Lufkin police: Homeowner shot at while attempting to prevent burglary, 2 suspects at large

Contractor volunteers time, resources to build handicap-accessible ramp for injured tornado victim

  Law enforcement puts out warning against ‘Blue Bell-licking’ copycats

  Lufkin animal shelter help find home for dog whose owner allegedly zip-tied its mouth shut

  Travel agencies warn East Texas residents to take precautions in Dominican Republic

  Texas Governor signs bill to prevent minors from buying cough medicine

  Lufkin family to be featured in new reality show ‘The Radkes’

  Alto man shares cell phone video of rescue after tornado destroyed home while he was inside

Couple involved in Lufkin police officer accident grateful he saved their lives

WEBXTRA: Kennard residents recount moment storms destroy home

WEBXTRA: Central ISD faculty, staff, students wear green to honor Dilynn Creel

  Family remembers children killed in storm

  WEBXTRA: Community comes together to support family who lost 2 children to storm

Driver pulled over with horse in truck bed may face animal cruelty charge

  New report ranks Texas among the worst states for pedestrian deaths

  ‘It’s scary to go home’: Alto woman describes assault that hospitalized husband

Texas representative files bill to set teacher pay standards statewide

How to keep your New Year’s fitness resolution

Silver Alert expanded by 200 miles for missing Lufkin man