For years, you never knew what to expect when you tuned into Fox 2 News in the Morning. Tim Ezell served as the comic relief at Fox 2 for 16 years and loved the opportunity to bring smiles to the people of St. Louis to start their day. Tim left in 2014 to be a full-time pastor, then returned to St. Louis TV with a show called The Thread, which celebrates the amazing people of St. Louis, shining a bright light on all the great things they are doing in our city. The Thread airs Saturday mornings at 8:30 on Fox 2.

Tim is now back on the morning beat, delivering his unique brand of storytelling, in the role that started it all, feature Reporter. Keep your eyes and ears open each and every morning…Tim may be coming to your neighborhood soon!

Tim is originally from Fort Worth, Texas and is a proud graduate of Louisiana State University. He graduated from Covenant Seminary in May 2017 with his Master of Divinity. Tim is blessed with his bride of 20+ years and best friend, Kim. They are proud parents of 3 children: Halle, Lexi, and Andrew.

Recent Articles
  • Tim’s Travels: Annual Bark in the Park set for May

    ST. LOUIS – The largest festival in the Midwest celebrating our canine friends is quickly approaching and Tim Ezell is making sure he is ready for the run. Bark in the Park is fun for the whole family. It will be held on Saturday, May 18th  from 8 a.m until 1 p.m in Forest Park. Bark in the Park will include a 5k race and a 1-mile walk for the animals, prizes, and an animal cruelty simulation rescue for children […]

  • Tim’s Travels: FrogWatch Training at Broemmelsiek Park

    ST. CHARLES COUNTY, MO-  You don`t have to be a frog or toad expert to be a FrogWatch USA volunteer. Tim Ezell is hopped to the head of the class learned the calls of local frogs and toads. The St. Charles County Parks and Recreation Department is teaming up with the Saint Louis Zoo to offer FrogWatch USA training.  The training will be held from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Friday, March 29 at the Broemmelsiek Park Visitors Center near Defiance. For more […]

  • Tim’s Travels: Celebrating National Noodle Month at The Crossing

    ST. LOUIS – March is National Noodle month and Tim Ezell talked with Jimmy Fiala, owner of The Crossing and Acero Ristorante about the wide variety of noodles and why some pasta work better with certain sauces. Fiala travels to Italy every year to make sure his pasta dishes are very authentic. Both of his restaurants landed on Ian Froeb’s Top 100 List of Best Restaurants The Crossing Restaurant 7823 Forsyth Clayton 6310

  • Tim’s Travels: Volunteers needed for Confluence Trash Bash Mar. 23

    CREVE COEUR, Mo. –  Tim Ezell was live in Creve Coeur park getting ready for the 11th Annual Confluence Trash Bash.  Area residents are invited Saturday, March 23 to join cleanup efforts, helping to improve the condition of our waterways. To date, volunteers have removed more than 150 tons of trash and about 6,700 tires from area streams and rivers. The goal of the event is to improve water quality and habitat by cleaning up the rivers, creeks, and streams […]

  • The Thread – Shamrocks Without Locks

    ST. LOUIS – It’s St. Patrick’s Day weekend and Tim is celebrating at Helen Fitzgerald’s with corned beef and cabbage, Irish dancing, and he’s even found something more precious than a leprechaun’s pot of gold: people! See the solid gold hearts of those in Jerseyville, Illinois raising money to help kids with cancer by shaving their heads. Witness how an organization in Hazelwood is mentoring young people through salsa dancing. Learn how a TV producer is ministering to many by […]

  • Tim’s Travels: Spring Break at Forest Park

    ST. LOUIS – Tim Ezell has his own inflatable pool party in Forest Park since he’s not going on spring break.

  • Tim’s Travels: Pie Oh My ! bakeshop celebrates National Pi Day

    MAPLEWOOD, Mo.  –  Pi Day is celebrated around the world on March 14.  Today is an annual opportunity for math enthusiasts to recite the infinite digits of Pi which is approximately 3.14159,  and talk to their friends about math. Tim Ezell could celebrate the day with some mad math skills but instead, he found a sweeter celebration with Pie Oh My! in Maplewood. Pie Oh My! 2719 Sutton Blvd in Maplewood 314-704-4416

  • Tim’s Travels: University City School district launches student-led newscast

    UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo. – Tim Ezell is jumping ship and working for another news station. He was live in University City checking out the school districts brand-new, student-led newscast. The newscast is known as SDUC News, and is intended to inform district students, teachers, staff, parents, and the broader University City community about the great things happening in the School District of University City. Each newscast episode is approximately 5-10 minutes and features stories published on the website of the […]

  • Tim’s Travels: 14th Annual IHOP Free Pancake Day

    ST. LOUIS – Tim Ezell has the best breakfast bargain of the day. Get free pancakes at IHOP Restaurants on March 12 while helping raise funds for St. Louis Children`s Hospital & SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children`s Hospital. There is a limit of one free short stack per guest, and the offer is valid at participating restaurants for dine-in only while supplies last. For more information or to find an IHOP near you, visit

  • The Thread: Special delivery – Toys and joys

    ST. LOUIS – Tim is in an ugly sweater…let’s just get that out of the way first. More importantly, the need is twice as big this year for the Beyond Housing Toy Drive, so Brian Owens and Tim are ready to Thread Up, Y’all! See how a community of friends come together to move to the need. Along the way, learn how the New Heights is moving to the needs of young people throughout the year, and meet Mary, who serves […]

  • Tim’s Travels: Passion Day

    ST. LOUIS – Tim Ezell is back in school Friday morning and back in the principal’s office. Howard Fields Ph.D. is sharing their tradition of inspiring students’ career paths. Today is Passion Day where community leaders share their passion with the students at Steger 6th Grade Center. When it comes to finding the perfect job or mission in life, there is no substitute for passion. Steger 6th Grade Center 701 N Rock Hill Rd, St. Louis, MO 63119

  • Tim’s Travels: Grab the milk, it’s National Cereal Day

    ST. LOUIS –  Today is National Cereal Day!  Some people consider a box of cereal as a meal in itself, just like Tim Ezell. He celebrated National Cereal Day in the FOX 2’s kitchen with Ed Herman who brought previewed the new  Post`s Honey Bunches of Oats Chicken & Waffle and Maple Bacon Donut varieties. The Chicken & Waffle looks like mini chicken drumsticks and waffles while the Maple Bacon Donut is shaped like a donut. They are available for […]

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