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Danielle Scruggs began her career as a Digital Content Producer for KTVI FOX 2 in May of 2014. She completed two internships with the station before setting off on her own.

She is a former News Producer for WICS ABC 20 and WRSP FOX 55/27 in Springfield, Illinois. In addition to producing, Scruggs worked for the City of St. Louis as an intern and host for STL TV Live.

She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism with an emphasis in Broadcast Journalism and Television from Columbia College Chicago.

A St. Louis native, Scruggs loves covering stories in her hometown.

Recent Articles
  • Semi carrying latex paint overturns in Jefferson County

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. – Authorities are investigating after a semi overturned Wednesday morning in Jefferson County. The accident happened around 9:30 a.m. near Old Highway M at Kneff Road. The tanker was reportedly carrying 43,000 pounds of latex paint. Bommarito Automotive SkyFOX Helicopter flew over the scene. No injuries have been reported at this time. FOX 2 will keep you updated as details become available.    

  • Schools closing across St. Louis area due to icy road conditions

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Schools across the St. Louis area are closed or have a late start this morning due to icy road conditions. Here’s a current list: School Closings Last Updated: 02/21/2018 09:15am ALEX Recovery School Desloge | CLOSED Bismarck R 5 | CLOSED 2/21/18 Boncl R 10 | CLOSED Bowling Green R 1 | CLOSED Brussels School Dist. 42 | DELAYED 1 1/2 hours Calhoun Dist. 40 | DELAYED 2 hours Carrollton CUSD 1 | DELAYED 2 hours Central R 3 Park Hills | CLOSED Christian Outreach […]

  • Threat at Wentzville area high school turns out to be hoax

    WENTZVILLE, Mo. – Tense moments at Timberland High School Tuesday morning as rumors of a threat against the school sparked students to call parents. Some parents did pick up several students early, despite it being a hoax. The rumor was that a threat had been made against the school by a current student. Wentzville Schools Superintendent, Dr. Curtis Cain, “Everyone is exceptionally sensitive right now for the appropriate reasons.” Dr. Cain says they were alerted last week to the social media […]

  • Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2018 with free food, deals

    Love is in the air! Check out these sweetheart deals to celebrate Valentine’s Day 2018. Maggiano’s Little Italy Celebrate love and treat your Valentine to dinner at Maggiano’s Little Italy. Choose any starter or two side salads, two entrees, one dessert and two beverages. The cost is $80 per couple. To make a reservation visit Today we celebrate love! Love for good food, great atmosphere, and for making our guests feel special. Happy Valentine's Day from Maggiano's! — […]

  • Mocha Moms to host Black Carpet- Black Panther Movie Premiere

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – A Black Carpet Affair will take place Thursday, February 15th in St. Louis. Mocha Moms, a local non-profit for mothers of color, is hosting a private screening for Marvel’s highly-anticipated film, Black Panther. Kimberly Algee, Mocha Mom’s online media coordinator, joined us on FOX 2 News in the Morning with the details. VIP Seating is available for the first 100 seats purchased. A meal will be provided to guests who arrive before 7:15 p.m. The movie starts at […]

  • Train with Mike Wayne- Exercises to tighten, tone your arms

    ST.LOUIS, MO- It’s Tuesday and that means it’s time to Train with Mike Wayne. The personal trainer discussed various exercises to help tone and tighten your arms! For more information on toning and tightening the arms or other exercises visit the website  

  • Suspect in fatal Florissant bar shooting released from custody

    FLORISSANT, Mo. – The suspect who fatally shot another customer at Show-Me’s in Florissant has been released from police custody. According to our partners at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the 54-year-old man, from Bellefontaine Neighbors, was initially booked on suspicion of second-degree murder. His name was not released because he has not been charged with a crime. On Friday, St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Bob McCulloch said the Show-Me’s Restaurant shooting remains an active investigation. The suspect was released pending the results of that investigation. McCulloch […]

  • The Blender with music critic Kevin Johnson

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – St. Louis Post-Dispatch music critic Kevin Johnson has more information on Justin Timberlake’s concert and other acts heading our way! Justin Timberlake, Dec 13, Scottrade Center Elton John, Oct. 30, sold out, Scottrade Center Variety`s Dinner with The Stars with John Legend, April 28, Peabody Opera House Willie Nelson & Family, April 18, Peabody Opera House Alt-J, June 6, Peabody Opera House Thirty Seconds to Mars, July 9, HCA Chicago, Reo Speedwagon, June 23, HCA Poison, […]

  • BBB: Tips for buying Valentine’s Day floral arrangements, fine jewelry online

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Online shopping is favored by millions of Americans who would rather shop from their couch than at the store. Valentine’s Day is less than a week away and countless shoppers will surf the web to find something for their sweetie. But beware before you click. You could be buying nothing but trouble. Chris Thetford from the Better Business Bureau joined with a warning. BBB tips for buying Valentine’s Day floral arrangements and fine jewelry online: Showering significant […]

  • Man charged with DWI after crashing into Chesterfield cafe

    CHESTERFIELD, Mo. – A driver has been charged with DWI after plowing his car into a Chesterfield business overnight. The accident happened shortly before 11 p.m. at Russell’s Cafe & Bakery on Clayton Road and Baxter. No one was injured. Police have identified the man as 74-year-old Jack Suggs. The business will be closed for the next few days for repairs.  

  • Man found dead in Lafayette Avenue house fire

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – A man was found dead after a fire Tuesday morning in south St. Louis. It happened around 10 a.m. on the second floor of a two-story building in the 4300 block of Lafayette Avenue, west of Tower Grove. Police have identified the victim as 56-year-old Lamont Hill, of the 4400 block of Shaw. Officials originally reported the home was vacant. According to St. Louis Fire Captain Garon Mosby, there were bars on the doors so firefighters had to make […]

  • Willie Nelson & Family coming to Peabody Opera House

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – Country music legend, Willie Nelson, is bringing “Willie Nelson & Family” to the Peabody Opera House. The concert will take place on Wednesday, April 18th at 7:30 p.m. St. Louis is one of the newest dates added to his current tour. Tickets are scheduled to go on sale Friday, February 9th at 10 a.m. To learn more visit or call 1-800-745-3000.