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

Governor Abbott deploys state resources to Texas cities amid ongoing protests

  WATCH: Anissa Centers speaks with expert about uptick in gardening during pandemic

Upshur County authorities say game room operator lied about donations to law enforcement

Federal lawsuits against East Texas ‘sanctuary cities for unborn’ dropped by ACLU

Marshall man involved in shooting, robbery on Henley Perry pleads to three years prison time

Longview pool to reopen June 6 with some changes for safety

Titus County judge reports 160 positives so far from Pilgrim’s plant testing; more results pending

More cases of remdisivir to be distributed in East Texas hospitals

Missing Canton woman found, CLEAR alert canceled

  WEBXTRA: American flags surround CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances campus in memory of fallen soldiers

Silver Alert issued for Carthage man driving GMC Sierra

Sheriff’s office confirms children missing in Smith County located safe

Affidavit: Wood County man ‘in fear for his life’ stabbed auto repair worker 9 times

  WATCH: Shelby Co. Judge Allison Harbison discusses governor’s reopening plan

‘Heartbreaking decision:’ Gladewater Round-Up Rodeo canceled for 2020

COVID-19 testing underway in Smith County jails

Wood County man accused of trying to trade ex-employer’s tractor for pickup

  Caldwell Zoo reopens with new safety precautions in place

National Weather Service finds evidence of EF-0, EF-1 tornadoes in Saturday’s storms in Henderson County

Former Compassion International sponsor accused of recording couple in Tyler guest room

Winnsboro man in jail, accused of stabbing murder inside auto repair shop

Volunteer Central: Opportunities to serve your neighbors in East Texas this week

Habitat for Humanity of Smith County announces 109th new home closing

Man convicted in 2008 of killing Henderson County deputies granted stay of execution

Pilgrim’s Pride employee found dead in her home by concerned family after COVID-19 diagnosis

State Emergency Medical Task Force to test all inmates in Smith Co. north jail facility for COVID-19

Marshall police arrest woman suspected in shooting at Ward Plaza apartments

Caldwell Zoo announces name of adorable African Penguin chick

Tyler Parks and Rec goes virtual during COVID-19 times

TRAFFIC ALERT: Wreck slowing traffic at ENE Loop 323, American Legion Rd. in Tyler