Blair Ledet of Houston, Texas is elated to join Fox 2 as a reporter in the Gateway City!

She comes to St. Louis from Hattiesburg Mississippi’s WDAM News 7 Sunrise team. During her time there, she was a morning co-anchor and multimedia journalist with a franchise highlighting the notable people, places, and acts of kindness in the viewing area.

Her career in Broadcast Journalism began at WDAM’s sister station, KTRE in East Texas, as a multimedia journalist. She learned the ropes reporting, anchoring, and producing while gaining an appreciation for the simplistic beauty of the south. She is proud of her work helping East Texans access healthcare after insurance changes left thousands without options.

She began her journey as a reporter at Sam Houston State University’s news station, KSHU-TV 7. There, she spent much time learning about studio production, but she soon decided she’d rather be at the scene reporting! Blair then interned at KRIV Fox 26 News, shadowing reporters throughout their hectic days. The excitement and opportunities for creativity drove her to pursue a reporter career.

Blair is eager to connect with people in the St.Louis area from all walks of life and tells their stories. During her spare time, she enjoys mentoring teenage girls. She also sings, plays piano, and shamelessly watches reality TV. Blair is also a die-hard Beyonce fan!

She is passionate about having authentic experiences and connection with people in the places she settles down. If you have a story idea or a unique St.Louis treasure you think she should check out, send her an email at

Recent Articles
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  • East Saint Louis moms gather to cope with gun violence

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  • Check out the Great Forest Park Balloon Glow tonight

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  • State sending troopers to help fight St. Louis crime

    ST. LOUIS – Missouri Gov. Mike Parson is sending highway patrol troopers and other state workers to St. Louis as part of an effort to fight the surge of violent crime that has included the killings of more than a dozen children in the region so far this year. The Republican governor on Thursday announced an action plan that takes effect Oct. 1. Parson says the total cost of the state’s commitment is up to $4 million. Troopers will patrol […]

  • Entrepreneur Leslie Magrew of Generations Revival wins RetailNext competition

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  • Governor to unveil plan aimed at reducing St. Louis violence

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  • A day of service at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

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  • St. Louis County to form crime commission after child shootings

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  • Wentzville GM workers prepared to go on strike

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  • New safety measures in effect at Washington University after rash of robberies

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  • Students express deep concern as peers die from gun violence

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  • Parkway schools educate parents on social media engagement

    CHESTERFIELD, Mo. – Parkway School District is remaining proactive when it comes to social media engagement and its students. The district hosted a workshop at Parkway South High School on Thursday to educate parents on resources to learn how to monitor their kids’ activity. Superintendent, Dr. Keith Marty said the workshop was already planned before several social media threats started to affect the schools but he still feels it’s important to get involved with parents and address the issue. Within […]

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