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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
  • Toni Stevenson, 15-year-old Walnut Park West shooting victim

    Girl, 15, fatally shot by masked gunmen overnight

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Police are investigating after a 15-year-old girl was murdered overnight in St. Louis city. It happened shortly before 7:00 pm in the 6000 block of Thekla Avenue in the Walnut Park West neighborhood. The victim was sitting in her car at the time. A spokesperson for the St. Louis Public Schools identified her as Toni Stevenson, a student at Northwest Academy of Law High School located at 5140 Riverview Boulevard. Toni was very involved in the schools, excelling […]

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    Train with Mike Wayne- How to strengthen your core

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- It’s Tuesday and that means it’s time to Train with Mike Wayne! Who doesn’t want six-pack abs? Today the fitness expert shows Dan Gray how to strengthen his core. For additional information visit: trainwithmikewayne.com

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    Variety, The Children’s Charity Trivia Night at SLUH

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- FOX 2 has been a proud supporter of Variety, The Children’s Charity for a long time and we’ve known our friend Nick George for a long time as well. He joined us on the morning show to talk about Variety Trivia Night. The event will take place on February 4th at St. Louis University High School. FOX 2’s John Brown is the emcee. There will be free drinks, Variety Pizza Packs for sale, raffles, balloon pops and more! Doors open […]

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    Vehicle crashes into tree near NB I-55 in Festus; 1 dead

    FESTUS, MO (KTVI)- Troopers with the Missouri Highway Patrol are investigating a fatal accident Friday morning south of Crystal City. According to Sergeant Al Nothum, it happened on northbound I-55 near Highway 61. The vehicle crashed off of the interstate and into a tree. Motorists are driving too fast for these road conditions, said Nothum. “If the speed limit is 65 don’t drive 80 in this type of weather.” Slow your speeds down during the next 48 hours if you must […]

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    Police investigating fatal accident in Jefferson County

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – Police are investigating a fatal crash Friday morning in Jefferson County. It happened shortly before 7 a.m. on Dulin Creek Road at Local Hillsboro Road. Officials say one vehicle was going around a curve, lost control and slid into the path of an oncoming truck. The driver of that vehicle was killed. The male victim’s name and age have not been released at this time. Authorities don’t believe the accident was weather related. This is a developing story. […]

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    Crews battling house fire in Washington Park

    WASHINGTON PARK, IL (KTVI)- Authorities are on the scene investigating an overnight fire in Washington Park. It happened around 5:30 a.m. at a home in the 1600 block of 62nd Street. Our FOX 2 Rogue Runner is on the scene. No one was inside of the home at the time. This is a developing story. FOX 2 will keep you updated as details become available.

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    Ron Isley to host benefit for full-ride scholarships to Harris-Stowe

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- A St. Louis Grammy Award winner is giving a big gift to Harris-Stowe State University. Singer Ron Isley, of the Isley Brothers, will host annual event to provide full-ride scholarships for at least two first-year students. It kicks off with a Black Tie Gala and Concert at the Peabody Opera House, on Saturday, May 20th. Mr. Isley, Harris-Stowe State University President, Dr. Dwaun Warmack and Rickey Whittington with the Whittington Foundation joined us in the FOX 2 […]

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    Train with Mike Wayne- Sodium intake and TV dinners

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- It’s Tuesday and that means it’s time to Train with Mike Wayne! Today the fitness expert discussed sodium intake in relation to TV dinners. For additional information visit: trainwithmikewayne.com 

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    Schlafly Beer`s Cabin Fever Festival Jan. 14 in Maplewood

    MAPLEWOOD, MO (KTVI)- Are you suffering from cabin fever? Today’s brief warm-up should help slap a band-aid on it but we need a more permanent fix! You may find it at Schlafly Beer’s Cabin Fever Festival. Wil Rogers, Schlafly Brand Specialist joins us in the FOX 2 kitchen with more! Participants can warm up and melt away their winter blues at the Fire and Ice themed party which includes fire pits, ice sculptures and live music!There’ll be an ice cask bar and […]

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    Unveiled: The Bridal Event presented by St. Louis Magazine

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- Most of us have attended traditional church weddings and destination weddings. There’s a special event next weekend that to help you plan it all! Jerry Talamantes from St. Louis Magazine tells us all about Unveiled: The Bridal Event. Taking place at The Ritz-Carlton, Unveiled will preview offerings from the region’s top florists, caterers and photographers. Come out to learn more from entertainment specialists, production companies, venues, hair & makeup artists and bridal boutiques. Participants will have the opportunity to […]

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    State board restores accreditation for St. Louis Public Schools

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- The Missouri State Board of Education voted to restore full Accreditation to Saint Louis Public Schools. According to a news release, it was a vote of confidence in SLPS and the significant improvements they’ve made over the past nearly 10 years since the District lost its accreditation. “Reaching this milestone has taken hard work and unwavering dedication from the Special Administrative Board and all of our incredible stakeholders—students, staff, families and community partners.” According to our […]

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    Star Wars light sabers visit the Science Center

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- They came from a galaxy far, far away, but now, they’re on display at the Saint Louis Science Center! Tonight’s First Friday: Star Wars event at the Saint Louis Science Center features the light sabers used in the Star Wars prequel movies. FOX 2’s Lisa Hart talks with collector Troika Brodsky about the light sabers that were once in the hands of Ewan McGregor, Liam Neesen and Samuel L. Jackson. He also shows off a Stormtrooper […]