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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 – Holiday shopping in downtown Belleville

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — While some folks want the latest and greatest gadgets for Christmas, others prefer something vintage. Tim Ezell has found a retro retailer while shopping in downtown Belleville.

  • Tim’s Travels: St. Louis’ best home Christmas light displays

    ST. LOUIS – It’s that special time of year again. Time to scour the neighborhoods looking for the best-of-the-best home Christmas light displays St. Louis has to offer. Tim Ezell was out roaming the area in search of great light displays and some Christmas spirit. For your guide to St. Louis’ best home Christmas light displays visit:

  • Tim’s Travels: 50th Annual “Way of Lights” opens at the Shrine of Our Lady

    BELLEVILLE, Mo. –  This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the Way of Lights at The Shrine Our Lady of Snows in Belleville and Tim Ezell checked out the breathtaking display of over 1 million lights. The Way of Lights will also feature several other family-tradition activities which include Camel & Pony Rides, LEGO Bricks display and the restaurant. Hours of operation are from 5pm – 9pm until Tuesday, December 31st  and free to drive through. The Way of Lights is […]

  • Tim’s Travels: Winterfest Ice Rink in Kiener Plaza now open

    ST. LOUIS – If you want cool deals what is a better place to shop than on ice? A favorite St. Louis winter tradition for all ages, the fourth annual Winterfest Ice Rink in Kiener Plaza is now open. Hosted by the Gateway Arch Park Foundation and the St. Louis Blues and presented by Bank of America and World Wide Technology, the 9-week pop-up community ice rink runs through January 26, 2020.

  • Tim’s Travels: A Seat At The Table

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. — There are many gifts that can be given this holiday season. But, none more precious than a home. Tim Ezell is with an organization that is seeking to ensure that young adults in our area have a Seat At The Table. Learn more about their mission here:

  • Tim’s Travels: An inside look at Maryvillle’s first Gluten Free bakery

    MARYVILLE, ILL. – Necessity is the mother of inventiona and one mothers need has met a need of many. Tim Ezell was live in Maryville where Mary Michaels, owner of Gluten Free at Last baked some goodies for the holiday season made gluten-free downright delicious.

  • Tim’s Travels: Webster Groves celebrates 15th anniversary of Nutcracker on Ice

    WEBSTER GROVES, Mo. – Webster Groves Ice Rink presents the classic story of The Nutcracker in a unique adaptation on the ice December 14 and 15.  The cast features 185 skaters ranging in age from 3 to adult, from all over the St. Louis metro area. Tim Ezell was live on the ice rink with his own vision of grace, beauty, and poetry in motion. For tickets visit:

  • Tim’s Travels: Fall in love with more than a million dazzling lights at the 7th annual Garden Glow

    ST. LOUIS – The holiday season is here which means it is time for the 7th annual Garden Glow at Missouri Bontanical Garden.  This year, the event includes a new holiday-themed animation on Tower Grove House and pajama night and of course all of the traditional favorites. Tim Ezell was surrounded by more than a million dazzling lights celebrating new experiences. For more information visit: Garden Glow Missouri Botanical Garden Open through Jan. 4 (Closed Dec. 9, Christmas Eve, […]

  • Tim’s Travels: Tim helps celebrate KPLR 11 60th anniversary with free diamonds

    ST. LOUIS –  Our sister station KPLR 11 is celebrating 60 and they’d like to celebrate the occasion by giving away jewelry!  Tim Ezell was dripping in diamonds live at Lordo’s Diamonds located in Ladue. As we end November and start toward December and holidays, we want you to have the chance to win one of five more timeless diamond items before the end of the year! Go to KPLR 11 on facebook to get entered to win the two […]

  • Tim’s Travels: Don’t miss The Moolah Shiners “Feztival of Trees” this week!

    ST. LOUIS -It’s not unusual for families to venture out in search of the perfect Christmas tree, however, it is a bit unusual for that tree to come fully decorated with gifts underneath it. Tim Ezell was browsing through a winter wonderland found a virtual forest of such trees! The Moolah Shriners are hosting their annual Feztival of Trees through November 30. This magical and exciting Christmas event features 40 exquisitely decorated, gift-filled Christmas trees created by individuals, businesses, and […]

  • The Thread: Calling All Men

    This week on The Thread, we’re asking the fellas: Men, are we walking in the way God has called us to? Are we the men, husbands, and fathers we are created to be? Pastor Ron Young joins Tim as they discuss the dilemma of lost men and introduce you to some ministries and organizations that are working to help men find their way. See how the fellowship and mentorship of Man Up STL is equipping men and boys for their […]

  • Tim’s Travels: E. Desmond Lee Holiday Train Exhibit arrives at the National Museum of Transportation

    KIRKWOOD, Mo.  –  Tim Ezell says there is something special going on at The National Museum of Transportation this holiday season. The E. Desmond Lee Holiday Train Exhibit is one of the largest indoor holiday train displays in the region. The exhibit opens Friday, November 29 at 9:00 a.m. and runs through January 5. For more details visit:

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