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.

Ms. Hoskins is an experienced news journalist with more than 23 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. Mrs. Hoskins’ outstanding work has earned her many other awards as a journalist, role model and young professional. A gifted orator/ motivation speaker, Ms. Hoskins 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.

Ms. Hoskins is the President of the National Council of Negro Women ,Inc.- Gateway Metropolitan Section, a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Top Ladies of Distinction,Inc.- Confluence Chapter.

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

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

Kelley would love to share your stories. If you have an interesting story idea feel free to send Kelley an email.

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    Vigil to honor Soldan classmates lost to violence

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A local artist and former graduate from Soldan International Studies High School is sending a strong message about gun violence. Anthony Turner says the violence really hits home after losing many of his classmates and friends to violent crimes. “Losing seven classmates within the last five years, it’s heartbreaking,” Turner said. At the Extreme Institute by Nelly, Turner is on a mission through his music, to promote an initiative to end gun violence. Turner made a […]

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    IDOT worker and driver struck near I-64 in Washington Park

    WASHINGTON PARK, IL (KTVI) – An IDOT worker and a stranded motorist have been rushed to the hospital after being hit. The accident happen here near Interstate 64 and ROUTE 111. They were struck by a passing vehicle. According to police the accident happened around 2pm. The IDOT worker was responding to a call to assist a stranded motorist whose car was in a ditch. Investigators say both the IDOT worker and the motorist were standing outside the the disabled […]

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    Rock Hill police officer struck, alleged suspects’ car crashes

    ROCK HILL, MO (KTVI) – A car that crashed in Kirkwood Sunday morning is believed to be the same vehicle that struck a Rock Hill police officer answering a report of a suspicious vehicle. Around 11:30am, Rock Hill police officer Steve Sperber responded to the call of a suspicious vehicle in the 800 block of Tavalon in Rock Hill, when he was struck by a different car, which fled the scene. A few minutes later, a car crashed into a utility […]

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    Balcony collapses during St. Louis Mardi Gras celebration

    ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI (KTVI) – As Mardi Gras celebrations roll on Saturday,  the St. Louis Fire Department rushed to the scene of balcony collapse. A spokesperson for the department says five people were injured in the collapse Saturday afternoon around 4:45 pm. It happened at a residence in Soulard at 10th and Lami Street. Captain Favre says the injured were transported to the hospital with serious to minor injuries. All of the injuries were non-life threatening. An investigation into the cause of the collapse is […]

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    East St. Louis man’s twin brother dies in house fire

    EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KTVI) – An East St. Louis man died Wednesday night after being trapped inside a burning home he shared with his twin brother. Family members said Keith and Kenneth Harris were inseparable. Keith and his brother’s caregiver were able to escape the burning home. Keith said he wished he could have done more to pull Kenneth to safety. “Everything was going smooth until last night. Fire became so intense, we could not get him out,” Keith […]

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    Sunset Hills mayor speaks about being cleared of wrong doing in road rage incident

    SUNSET HILLS, MO (KTVI) – Sunset Hills Mayor Mark Furrer is speaking out for the first time after all charges were dropped against him in connection with an alleged road rage  incident involving a bicyclist. Furrer says he’s relived that all criminal and civil complaints against him regarding the incident have been dropped. He was accused of hitting Randy Murdick as he rode his bicycle in July of 2014 near Kennerly and Weber Hill Roads. The criminal case ended in a […]

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    Man dies after falling from 16th floor at St. Louis hotel

    ST. LOUIS (AP) – St. Louis authorities are investigating the death of a man who apparently fell from the 16th floor at a downtown hotel. St. Louis Fire Department spokesman Gregg Favre told The St. Louis Post-Dispatch that the man fell from the 16th floor at the Marriott St. Louis Grand Hotel early Sunday. Favre says the man, who was not identified, crashed through the atrium into the lobby and was pronounced dead at the scene. The incident is under investigation. […]

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    Violent day in St. Louis City

    ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – St. Louis police are investigating three deaths in 3 separate shootings. In one case, a car crashed after the driver was shot.  Another, was outside a city bank. The first shooting happened near Westminster and North Sarah, where investigators say a male driver lost control of his vehicle crashing into a tree. When officers arrived on the scene around 1 pm, they discovered the male driver had been shot. Sources say he was shot at another […]

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    Vicious gas station beating caught on video

    WASHINGTON PARK, IL (KTVI) – Three men are in custody after allegedly beating a man and leaving him for dead, the Washington Park Police Department said Thursday. “The video is rough. It’s pretty graphic. This really hit home for us because the young man is a veteran,” said Washington Park Police Chief Tony Tomlinson. Police said the man was attacked October 14, 2015 at the Mobil gas station on Kingshighway. The victim went to get gas when he was caught […]

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    Fire district produces video asking MoDOT and lawmakers to put cable barriers on Highway 61

    LINCOLN COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – New details on the push for safer roads in Lincoln County after a deadly wreck killed a mother and her two children. First responders and elected officials have joined forces for push for cable barriers on Highway 61. The Lincoln County Fire Protection District put together a video featuring 10 local agencies in the area, asking residents to join them in asking Missouri state law makers to pass legislation to make the road safer and […]

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    St. Louis city fire department evacuated buildings after gas leak

    ] SOUTH ST. LOUIS (KTVI) – A gas leak forced evacuations late Sunday afternoon in a South St. Louis neighborhood. The gas leak happened around 2:00 p.m. on Jamieson Avenue near Lindenwood Park. The St. Louis City Fire Department evacuated five buildings as a safety precaution. Work crews closed the area off during the evacuation. Laclede Gas workers responded to the area after residents called about a strong smell of gas in the area. Workers later discovered a crack in […]

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    Training helps firefighters rescue horse from icy pond

    WEST ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO (KTVI) – FOX 2 has exclusive video of a dramatic rescue of a horse that fell through the ice on a West County pond. Saturday night the Metro West Fire Protection District rescued a horse that fell through the ice on a pond.  The call for the rescue came in at 7 pm, and emergency crews say they just had trained for this type of situation a few days ago. The incident occurred in the […]