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

DPS: Pedestrian struck, killed by passing semi-truck on Hwy 259

Hormel Foods acquires Sadler’s Smokehouse, says operations will continue in Henderson

  Pedestrian struck by vehicle on North St. in Nacogdoches Wednesday night

  SFA’s Kevon Harris sets school’s DI scoring record

Missing Palestine woman found safe

  Creamy broccoli salad with sunflower seeds and cranberries

  Valentine’s Day treats and sweets by Mama Steph and Jennifer Kielman

Diboll man dies in wreck involving 18-wheeler in Lufkin

Kriesel’s 19 Strikeouts in No-Hitter Propel SFA to Pair of Season Opening Victories on Friday

Groveton native Wade Williams killed in Thursday plane crash in Louisiana

Latexo ISD closed Friday due to illness

  VIDEO: Celebratory (and hoarse) Patrick Mahomes, Andy Reid speak to the crowd at KC celebration

  No-bake peanut butter-corn flake cookies with mini-chocolate chips by Mama Steph

Chiefs Kingdom Kiddos: Health system shares pics of NICU babies in red and gold

Police investigating shooting outside Lufkin Middle School, suspects not in custody

Twitter enraged after Houston Texans add general manager title to Coach Bill O’Brien’s name

Groveton’s Cade Steubing wins $10,000 American State Bank scholarship at awards ceremony

TRAFFIC ALERT: 18-wheeler caught on power line blocking traffic at Hwy 69 and Loop 287

Interim city manager for Nacogdoches announced

  Buffalo chicken biscuit sliders by Mama Steph

  Sheriff confirms body found in river is missing Wells man

  BODYCAM: Lufkin officer’s unit struck by inattentive driver while officer spoke about inattentive drivers

Truck fire temporarily blocking county line bridge on Hwy 103 E

ESPN: Jason Garrett joins NY Giants coaching staff as offensive coordinator

  TRAFFIC ALERT: Oversized load slowing traffic on SB Hwy 59 near Winston 8 Ranch

Fire marshal unravels mystery of chip-aisle arson at Lufkin Walmart

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

  12 Days of Christmas on ETX Kitchen: Crinkle cookies to please your guests

  East Texas Kitchen LIVE on East Texas Now: Thanksgiving recipes

Mama Steph’s super cinnamon-y snickerdoodles