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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/intern 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.

Hoskins 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 and many more. 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 Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc..

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

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

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    ST. LOUIS – Surveillance video from a police shootout that left a St. Louis city police sergeant wounded is now being released three years later. The officer is the one who’s taking it public. Sergeant Charles Lowe held a walk Saturday for victims against violence, “I put my vest on and a car pulls up. Guy jumps out of a car and just start shooting.  I shot back and get shot during the process,” said Sergeant Lowe. Sergeant Lowe called Saturday “Alive Day”: It marks the 3rd anniversary of the shooting that happened in the Central West End. Lowe says he was […]

  • Parents charged with child endangerment after infant’s death

    COLLINSVILLE, Ill. – The Madison County State’s Attorney’s Office charged two people Friday in connection with the death of a two-week-old baby boy. Investigators with the Collinsville Police Department said the child’s mother, 28-year old Katie Seib, and father, 30-year-old Brandon Fisk, were drunk the night before their infant son’s death and their intoxication ultimately caused his death. “In this case, a two-week-old baby sleeping with drunk parents rolled over and died,” said Madison County State’s Attorney Tom Gibbons. According […]

  • Officer releases surveillance video of 2015 shooting to highlight dangers of job

    ST. LOUIS – A St. Louis police officer wounded in the line of duty marked the third anniversary of his near-death experience by participating in a community walk to support victims of violent crime. The Victims Against Violence Walk was Saturday at 8 a.m. The walk began at 920 N. Vandeventer Avenue and ended near the water fountain at York Avenue and Maryland Plaza. Sgt. Charles Lowe was shot before dawn on July 14, 2015. He was working a security […]

  • Murder charge filed in Cedar Hill standoff

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  • Mother of drowning victim grieving over son’s death

    ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO – St. Louis County Police are investigating after a 12-year-old boy drowns in a North St. Louis County swimming pool. FOX 2 talked with the victim’s mother who is heartbroken. Investigators say the incident happened at the Lucas and Hunt Village apartment complex in the 5300 block of Lucas and Hunt Road. Police say the boy was swimming with friends and relatives without adult supervision. “When I got to the hospital they were trying to save him, he had so much blood they kept pumping […]

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  • Local firefighter offers warning about 4th of July fireworks danger

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  • Extensive damage to north St. Louis City nightclub after 3-alarm fire

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  • Pastor charged with impersonating police officer in St. Charles

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  • Woman claims store is selling realistic weapons to minors

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