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Mandy Murphey is anchor of Fox 2 news at 5 and 9 p.m. Mandy became a full time anchor of FOX 2 News in January 1993, only a year and a half after she joined KTVI FOX 2 as the Contact 2 reporter.

Mandy has been honored with 13 Emmy awards and 4 Edward R. Murrow awards. She prides herself on being an anchor who can report. In 2011, Mandy celebrated her 20th anniversary with KTVI.

She has been promoted numerous charitable organizations over the years. Mandy has served on the board of directors for Share Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support, Inc. She is committed to helping families through the grieving process after the loss of a child to miscarriage, stillbirth or shortly after birth.

Before joining FOX 2, Mandy worked in both radio and television. At WPSD-TV in Paducah, Kentucky she was an anchor, consumer reporter and news producer. Mandy graduated from Murray State University with a Bachelor's degree in journalism.

Recent Articles
  • Hundreds attend Ferguson’s first city council meeting since Michael Brown shooting

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – A long line of speakers fired passionate comments during the 1st Ferguson City Council meeting following the shooting death of Michael Brown. The Council conducted its regular business and then took public comment.  The meeting held at the Greater Grace Church on Pershall Road ended at 10 pm with some citizens still waiting to speak. The city planned on calling up speakers by name based on speaker cards filled out before the meeting.  But the plan […]

  • Ferguson Mayor talks with Mandy Murphey about improving city’s image

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – FOX 2’s Mandy Murphey sat down with Ferguson mayor James Knowles at city hall to get his reaction to the week of violence. Knowles watched from home as looters broke into the businesses in his city. He is frustrated that police didn’t stop the looters. But Mayor Knowles understands that decision if police lives were in jeopardy. He’s been working with the businesses to clean up. Mayor Knowles says a grass roots effort is now underway […]

  • Video: Timeline of robbery surveillance purportedly shows Michael Brown

    FERGUSON, MO (KTVI) – Ferguson police Friday released security camera video from a market not far from the shooting seen.  According to police reports, it shows a robbery that happened just minutes before Michael Brown was shot and killed by a Ferguson police officer.  Police requested the information after a request from FOX2 and other media outlets through the Sunshine Law.  They say after reviewing the video to see if anyone else should be charged, they decided to abide by […]

  • Ferguson’s mayor speaks candidly with Mandy Murphey

    (KTVI) – Mayor James Knowles of Ferguson is heartbroken his city is now in the national spotlight for the death of Michael Brown and the violence that has followed. Mayor Knowles says he has received death threats as have members of the city council, the police chief and his police officers. He wants the truth to come out about Brown’s death and justice to be served. Knowles is angry with how the national media are portraying Ferguson as a racially […]

  • Missing 9 years, FBI to offer reward in Amanda Jones case

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)- On Tuesday, the FBI will announce a reward in the case of a Hillsboro, MO woman who has been missing for nine years. Amanda Jones was last seen August 14, 2005. The then 26-year old told her mother she was meeting a man who was the father of her unborn child at the Hillsboro Civic Center. Only her unlocked car was found there. The man she went to meet said he met her there and left. […]

  • Missing 4-year-old Cuba girl reunited with her mother

    CHESAPEAKE, VA (KTVI) – A Missouri mother her daughter are reunited for the first time since May. The Cuba woman flew to Chesapeake, Virginia after learning her daughter was found safe with her grandmother who postponed her return. The woman explains her emotional roller-coaster as she waited for the reunion. Previous Coverage: Missing Cuba, MO girl found safe in Virginia Follow Mandy Murphey on Facebook and Twitter: Mandy Murphey on Facebook   Mandy Murphey on Twitter Email: mandy.murphey@tvstl.com

  • Door knocking selling homes in St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)– More and more homes are selling in the St. Louis area and they’re not even on the market. Door knocking is the new trend in real estate because there aren’t enough homes for sale to meet the demand of people looking to buy. Real estate agents are having new success by randomly knocking on doors and asking the owner if he or she would consider selling. Members of the Krause Team with Keller Williams Realty knock […]

  • Temper tantrums, an early sign of ADHD in toddlers

    (KTVI)- There is new research that shows toddler temper tantrums could be an early sign of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD. In studies before, ADHD could only be found in children over 6 years old. A new book titled “Toddlers and ADHD” explains several signs that health professionals will look for that may signal a problem.  

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    Signing the floor of the St. Jude Dream Home

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Mandy Murphey signs the floor at the new St. Jude dream home in St. Peter’s. Payne family homes built a brand new $550,000 house that will be ready very soon. All of the money raised from ticket sales goes to St Jude children’s research hospital to help find a cure to childhood cancer. FOX 2 is a big supporter of the dream house. More information:

  • Air Show

    After huge success, the St. Louis County air show may return

    (KTVI)- The overwhelming success of this year’s St. Louis County Air Show has organizers looking at bringing the event back. The air show, and the Spirit of St. Louis Airport in Chesterfield, attracted between 125,000-175, 000 people. The show raised more than $100,000 for charity. The organizers say they will be talking to their major sponsors about bringing the air show back to St. Louis.  That couldn’t happen until 2016 at the earliest.

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    Maryland Heights Police host golf tourney to raise money for hospital

    (KTVI)- There was a big crowd on hand as the Maryland Heights Police Officers Association raises money for the Ranken Jordan Pediatric Hospital. The association hosts the tournament each year, raising money to buy gifts, for Christmas, for every child at Ranked Jordan. The tournament is located at the Golf Club in Florissant, MO.        

  • Missing children and adults in St. Louis County

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY (KTVI) – You might be surprised to learn that more than 650 kids and adults were reported missing last year in unincorporated St. Louis County. Most of them were found but the search for them is brutal on their families. This is the time of year when many of the juveniles in our area tend to runaway. Police stay busy chasing missing teen reports. Of the 659 missing person’s reports in St. Louis County in 2013, 242 […]