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

Timpson ISD superintendent warns adults who won’t comply with sports COVID-19 protocols: ‘do it somewhere else’

  Chapel Hill ISD superintendent attributes district success to strategic planning, cooperation

  Livingston ISD superintendent calls pandemic ‘academic disaster’ for students

  Overton ISD superintendent says virus cases manageable; waiting on state tech package

  WATCH: ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’ to open this week at Tyler Civic Theatre

Brownsboro ISD to reopen Wednesday after fire marshal gives OK

Fans, students complain of gas smell at Brownsboro game, several checked by EMS

Tyler police, fire respond to pin-in wreck on Shiloh Rd.

  4-ingredient baked omelet by Mama Steph

CPS officials looking for 17 month old in East Texas area

Man who kidnapped, robbed Uber driver avoids jailtime

’Dark web cannibal’ from Joaquin sentenced to 40 years in prison

Tip leads to arrest of Athens man who confessed to possession of child pornography

  Gov. Abbott announces East Texas businesses can open to 75 percent capacity

  Canton ISD Supt. Brian Nichols on transparency, student safety in district

  Pittsburg ISD superintendent attributes low virus cases in district to good planning, cooperation

Texas firefighters rescue kitten from rushing water in storm drain

Marshall woman arrested for murder of boyfriend after calling 911

Wood Co. Pct 2 K9 Mata completes intensive 9-week course, earns national certifications

  WATCH: Anissa Centers speaks with East Texas teacher about ever-changing responsibilities

Starbucks building location in Marshall

  Lufkin ISD superintendent says district still waiting for state hotspots, asks for ‘grace, patience’ for teachers

  WATCH: Former White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders joins East Texas Now to discuss new book

Nacogdoches ISD adds district COVID-19 reporting page to site

  Chicken and yellow rice bake by Mama Steph

  OPEN CAMPUS: Van ISD Supt. Don Dunn says 23 percent of students are virtual this year

Nevada Community steps up to play Spring Hill Panthers after White Oak COVID-19 cancellation

Kilgore Fire Department responding to fire at restaurant on US 259 Business

  WATCH: Anissa Centers shares emotional impact of pandemic on teachers

  WATCH: Marshall ISD Superintendent Dr. Jerry Gibson on ‘making lemonade from lemons’