Stephanie Frazier

Stephanie Frazier

KLTV 7 Features Reporter/Digital Content Producer

Stephanie Hill-Frazier, known to viewers as “Mama Steph,” joined the KLTV team in 2011. She shares recipes she develops especially for viewers during Tuesday mornings on East Texas News Midday in her segment, “Mama Steph on East Texas Kitchen.” She also writes feature stories, as well as news, as part of the KLTV digital team.

Stephanie was raised in Northwest Florida in a small beach community. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in English education at The University of West Florida in Pensacola.

After teaching middle school English in Pensacola for several years, Mama Steph stayed home to raise three sons. The family moved to East Texas in 1998, where she began food writing on her blog, That blog caught the eye of producers at KLTV, and that began her relationship with the KLTV news family.

Along with cooking, Stephanie enjoys photography and rescuing English Mastiffs.

Recent Articles by Stephanie

  WATCH: Sparks fly during police chase on I-20 from Kaufman County to Marshall

Texas Parks & Wildlife counting 1000s of bats dead under bridges following winter storm

Gov. Abbott addresses state regarding power, water loss during storm

  Community thankful for Bullard propane business opening during snowstorm

  East Texas Rep. Hefner proposes bill allowing guns in hotel rooms

Rep. Matt Schaefer introduces bill to override governor’s mask mandate order, requires statute

  Neches ISD school board extends contract of principal arrested for allegedly hindering investigation into sexual assault of child

Jacksonville ISD school board agenda indicates superintendent leaving district

New Hope Water Supply expects to continue boil water notice for another week

City of Gladewater shares update on water restoration progress, remains under boil water notice

City of Marshall distributing cases of bottled water Tuesday

Green Acres Baptist Church laundry, shower trailer set up for public use

Morris County man accused in Kansas of multiple instances of child sex assault

  Truckers passing through taking refuge at East Texas truck stops

  WATCH: ‘Food safety queen’ shares tips for East Texans who lost power

  East Texans observe Ash Wednesday creatively amidst winter storm

  Creamy Tex-Mex Chicken Soup by Mama Steph

  Dinner in 10: Tex-Mex vegetable soup by Mama Steph

  Mama Steph’s spicy blackeyed pea - sausage soup with greens

Lufkin police, fire departments continuously responding to weather-related issues

  City of Longview spokesman addresses road conditions, water supply, power outages

Deputies searching for suspect who allegedly fled scene of Polk County shooting

Canton firefighters responding to burning building on ‘The Mountain’

DPS divers responding after truck slides off bridge, into Lake Fork in Wood County

Gov. Abbott says massive outages due to private power companies ‘falling short’

  WATCH: Birds chowing down to stay warm in Jennifer Kielman’s yard

Longview mayor announces he is unopposed; will serve third, final term

Week 10 COVID-19 vaccine allocation sites in East Texas

Nacogdoches police arrest teenager wanted on 1st-degree murder charge in December shooting

City of Tyler officials readying sanding trucks, emergency services for icy weather