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St. Louis native, Kelley Hoskins is an award winning News Reporter for KTVI FOX 2 News . Hoskins earned her Bachelor’s Degree in English at Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee.

Kelley Hoskins is an experienced news journalist with more than 20 years in television news. She is an veteran of both radio and television news coverage and has held positions in St. Louis and Tennessee. Prior to joining KTVI -FOX 2 News, Hoskins worked for KPLR -CW11 News as an Anchor/Reporter for six years, a feature reporter and producer with KDNL ABC 30 in St. Louis for six years , a freelance journalist for STL-TV the government-access station for the City of St. Louis, a writer for WSMV the NBC TV Station in Nashville Tennessee , a desk assistant/ Intern for KMOX Radio -The Voice Of St. Louis and a Radio Talk Show Host for WSFK Radio In Nashville Tennessee.

Her career is marked by many highlights as a producer, reporter and on-air- personality, including her interviews with Former Vice President Al Gore and former Secretary of State, Colin Powell. The St. Louis Chapter of the Association of Black Journalists named her “Best Reporter” for her feature of History Legends. Her reporting on the Tuskegee Airmen at KPLR TV and duties as host for “This Week In St. Louis with KDNL ABC 30 garnered her two Emmy nominations. She also received the Fisk University Alumni Excellence in Journalism Award. Hoskins’ outstanding work has earned her many other awards as a journalist, role model and young professional. A gifted orator/ motivation speaker, Kelley has won first place in oratorical competitions local, state,regional and national sponsored by American Legion Posts, Elks of the World and the National Association for Advancement of Colored People. Hoskins also serves as a motivational speaker for businesses and community organizations.

Kelley Hoskins speaking career began at the early age of 15, when she was the first student from her high school to win a national oratorical championship title. This title allowed her the opportunity to travel across the country as a motivational speaker for her own generation. Now as an accomplished broadcaster, Hoskins continues to speak to businesses, high schools , churches and organizations sharing her insights and inspiring others around the world.

Hoskins is a member of the National Council of Negro Women , Inc., and a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc..

Hoskins enjoys volunteering in various, schools, churches and in the St. Louis community.

Her motto is “Not for ourselves, but for others.”

Want to send me a news tip? E-mail: kelley.hoskins@tvstl.com

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    House moved to make way for National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency project

    NORTH ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – History was made in St. Louis Sunday as crews physically moved a home from the area where the new National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency West Headquarters will be built. Hundreds came out to watch history being rolled down the streets of north St. Louis. The City of St. Louis promised to deliver a clean and clear 97 acre site to the NGA to build a new campus and to move more than 3,000 employees on the near […]

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    Historic North St. Louis home is relocated ahead of NGA construction

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – History is happening today in North St. Louis as crews work to physically move a home from the area where the new National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency west headquarters will be built. The historic home is ready to roll, and FOX 2’s Kelley Hoskins joins us live from where the work has already begun.

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    Good times roll in St. Louis for Mardi Gras this weekend

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Despite the chilly weather Saturday morning the good times rolled on for the 38th Annual Mardi Gras Parade. Fox 2 was at the sights and sounds of the festival and parade in Soulard “The weather does not stop us. We get warm throwing 30,000 thousand beads,” said Jim Pennington with Truck Centers Inc. Thousands of revelers lined the streets in Soulard for the 38th Annual Mardi Grand Parade. The parade is the Midwest largest and most […]

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    Police investigating allegations of nude photos of Roxana students

    ROXANA, IL (KTVI) – A school district in southern Illinois has been hit with a nude photo scandal. The news spread throughout the small town of Roxana, Illinois about photos surfacing on a website showing sexually explicit photos of numerous students, some of them underage. Parents of students at Roxana Senior High School said a call went out Friday notifying them about allegations of misconduct. The photos were allegedly posted on a DropBox accessible to students and others in the […]

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    Neighbors complain of dilapidated property owned by developer McKee

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – When you drive through a neighborhood with homes that are falling apart and look neglected, it can have an effect on how you feel about a community. One woman said living next to an empty home isn’t just affecting her emotions, but putting her safety at risk too. The property in question, located in the 2200 block of Sullivan Avenue, is owned by developer Paul McKee’s Northside Regeneration LLC group. The vacant and abandoned property was […]

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    Family disputes police in fatal south St. Louis officer involved shooting

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – A man was shot and killed Tuesday night by police as they attempted to serve a search warrant in south St. Louis. Family members of Don Clark, 63, say he was a 12 year service veteran and they believe police had the wrong house. Chief Sam Dotson says this was a 6-month-long drug investigation involving the address, and the shooting was justified Clark’s son says his father was a United States veteran, father of 7, […]

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    South County Center hit by smash and grab thieves again

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Various police agencies throughout the area have been busy investigating a series of store break-ins at area malls. Thieves have either smashed out windows to gain access into stores or just walked in the stores in broad daylight. The suspects have walked off with thousands of dollars’ worth of merchandise. The latest theft happened Sunday morning at South County Center. Around 7:00 am some customers were surprised to see St. Louis County Police respond to the […]

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    Police shoot suspect after report of home break-in on Michigan in South St. Louis

    Chief Dotson briefs media on officer-involved shooting in 6600 block of Virginia. https://t.co/oixtoZCoAc — St. Louis, MO Police (@SLMPD) February 19, 2017 ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – Around 10 pm Saturday night, a St. Louis police officer was involved in a shooting in the 6600 block of Virginia in South St. Louis. St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson said a man forced his way into a home on Michigan where the suspect’s ex-girlfriend was with family.  Police were called by the […]

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    Enjoy a packed lineup of Mardi Gras fun from Soulard this weekend

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – We are in for a beautiful weekend. Lots of people are out and about enjoying the weather. It’s a perfect time to bust out some beads and lace up your running shoes for a bit of Mardi Gras Fun. It’s Mardi Gras season and with the great weather this weekend some say it gives people a chance to show their true Mardi Gras Spirit. “This is all designed to have a little fun and the […]

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    Owners of country club destroyed in fire hope to rebuild

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – A massive, three-alarm fire destroyed the main banquet hall at the Bogey Hills Country Club as four fire departments responded to the scene overnight. The main building of the iconic country club is considered a total loss, firefighters said. Once fire crews got inside to try and get the fire out, the flames became too intense and firefighters had to get out of the building. “Extremely large, wooden structure without any fire suppression,” said […]

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    Many Cherokee Street businesses close to support ‘Day Without Immigrants’

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Dozens of business across St. Louis closed Thursday to take part in a nationwide strike. The focus is to draw attention to the impact not having immigrants can have on the United States. Dozens restaurants 2800 block of Cherokee Street closed Thursday to support, “The Day Without Immigrants.” The area is known as the home to one of the area’s largest Hispanic communities. Organizers called on immigrants across the United States to skip class, skip […]

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    Home built in 1890s moved from future NGA site

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Crews started the long process of moving a century-old home from the area where the new National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) West Headquarters will be built. The home is located at 2530 North Market Street, near Jefferson Avenue. The goal is to move the home onto the street, then the big move to its new location: seven-tenths of a mile away to the 2200 block of St. Louis Avenue. That move will take place on Sunday, February […]