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

  Lufkin officials adopt ‘stay-at-home’ order at request of medical community, establish curfew

  ETN: American Heart Association ideas for staying strong, calm during stay-at-home order

Pizza delivery driver held at gunpoint for pizza, wings, ten bucks

Teen’s arm impaled by fence during wreck, freed by friend who was driving

Tenaha officials issue ‘stay home, stay safe order, curfew

3 arrested, 1 hospitalized in stabbing incident in Tenaha Saturday

  Interview: Travel expert Sandra McLemore says you can probably get your travel deposits back, but should you?

Longview, Gregg County issue mandatory shelter-in-place order after 2 more COVID-19 cases confirmed

COVID-19 school delays, closings, and other changes

Woodland Heights Medical Center updates visitation policy

North Cherokee Water Supply issues boil water notice

Brookshire Grocery Co. to give employees six-weeks of appreciation pay for COVID-19 efforts

AG Paxton: Retail supply chains will be held liable for price gouging

2 killed when car crosses into oncoming lane, struck by 18-wheeler in Shelby County

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

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

Nacogdoches county, city issue Declaration of Local Disaster due to public health emergency

Resources to keep life positive during COVID-19 changes

Driver license expiration dates extended, DL offices closed in light of COVID-19 outbreak

Tyler Junior College to close from midnight March 20 through April 3

Walmart shortening hours for extra stocking and cleaning, offering senior shopping time

Panola College to extend spring break, move to online instruction

TJC students to return to on-site classes March 30

City of Henderson mayor declares state of disaster due to public health emergency

City of Lufkin announces proactive measures to prevent spread of COVID-19

LeTourneau, UT Tyler move all classes online for remainder of semester

Rusk County officials confirm first case of COVID-19 in the county

Church cancellations in East Texas due to COVID-19 precautions

Dollar General dedicates first hour of day to senior shoppers beginning March 17

SWEPCO temporarily suspending disconnections for non-payment