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: Dr. Carolyn Salter discusses campaign for U.S. House seat, Texas Seat 5

‘Erratic’ driver arrested for money laundering after pulled over by San Augustine Co. deputy

  Apple-stuffed baked acorn squash by Mama Steph

  WATCH: FiveThirtyEight analyst shares odds of victory for each party

  Creamy Tex-Mex Chicken Soup by Mama Steph

Tyler High vs. Nacogdoches game canceled due to possible COVID-19 exposure

  ABC News Political Director discusses upcoming VP debate, COVID-19 cases in D.C.

Smith County Sheriff’s Office seeks public’s help in locating teenager

  Lufkin City Council appoints new city manager

  Caught on Camera: 2 men in pickup truck swipe new refrigerator from Aaron’s store

Cam Newton positive for COVID-19, ESPN reports; Sunday game to be rescheduled

Facebook video showing child abuse leads to Nacogdoches woman’s arrest

  WATCH: Leah Sperry speaks about suicide prevention, free resources at Andrews Center

Fatal Cherokee County motorcycle crash possibly caused by deer in road

  Brittany Matthews, Patrick Mahomes announce baby on the way

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

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

  4-ingredient baked omelet by Mama Steph

CPS officials looking for 17 month old in East Texas area

’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

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