Kent Ogle

Kent Ogle anchors Oklahoma s NewsChannel 4's weekday morning show, Oklahoma's most watched morning newscast. He joined the NewsChannel 4 team in 1993 as a general assignment reporter.

Kent began his broadcasting career working at area radio stations including El Reno, Perry, Duncan, Lawton, and Oklahoma City. His television career took off in 1989 at KSWO-TV in Lawton, where he worked as a general assignment reporter. Soon thereafter, Kent spent two years traveling the state for OETA, where he hosted and produced the feature, "On the Oklahoma Road," and reported for Business Oklahoma, Outdoor Oklahoma, and Oklahoma Magazine. Kent also produced and syndicated "The Senate Minute" radio show to 25 radio stations throughout Oklahoma in the late 1980s.
Kent's philanthropic efforts are recognized by the Salvation Army, the Shriners Burn Centers, and the Hope Center. He serves his church as a musician and vocalists on weekends as well as showcasing his singing voice with regular appearances at the Oklahoma Opry.

Kent and his wife, Suzanne, live on an acreage with their two boys, Kane and Jackson.

Life Goal: Good husband, Good Father, Good Friend

Play any sports/Favorite Sport: Golf

Favorite TV Show: Bonanza

Favorite Car: 64 Thunderbird

Most embarrassing moment: Forgetting word to song while Performing

Happiest moment in my life was...: when I remembered the words.

4 notable persons you'd invite to dinner: Henry Kissenger, Jimmy Page, Joe Namath and Dick Fosbury

Favorite food: Hot Link Salad

I have a pet: Golden Retriever

Knew you wanted to be a reporter when…: Dad told us about covering certain stories

Best movie of all time: Ben Hur

Hardest part of my job: Doing crime stories involving children

Best part of my job: Meeting new people

Favorite holiday: Christmas

My favorite story of all time: The Gospel

People are surprised when I tell them…:I'm not the youngest brother

I like to listen to...: Pat Metheny, Jeff beck, Saosin, Zep, Hendrix

Favorite Books: Bible, historical biographies

I'd jump at the chance to...: Jam with Jeff Beck

Best part of the day: Morning

Favorite place to be other than home & work: Golf course with my sons

Anything else you want viewers to know about you?

My wife is a fantastic cook..the fact that she's beautiful is just a bonus!

Recent Articles

  • BLOOPER: Kent Ogle makes history, takes first selfie on TV

    Posted on: 7:21 am, August 28, 2013, by and , updated on: 07:32am, August 28, 2013

    OKLAHOMA CITY – It is surprising, considering his vast knowledge of sports, music, history, politics and general trivia, that NewsChannel...
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  • BLOOPER: Laughing guy causes commotion on set

    Posted on: 9:48 am, February 19, 2013, by , , and

    You hear him every morning really enjoying Kent and Ali’s jokes, Robert Miller. Well, the laughing guy got so tickled...
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    Blooper
  • Eagle scout project retires American flags

    Posted on: 7:37 am, November 13, 2012, by and , updated on: 07:39am, November 13, 2012

    EDMOND, Okla. — The old stars and stripes can get pretty tattered in the gusty Oklahoma winds. One young man...
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    Flag retirement
  • David Payne loses his head

    Posted on: 7:42 am, November 1, 2012, by , and , updated on: 09:58am, November 1, 2012

    Perhaps a Halloween curse is to blame. David Payne has now lost his head, literally. Payne, we hope you get...
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  • Stay 4Warned: Severe weather to move into metro

    Posted on: 3:37 pm, September 7, 2012, by , , , , , , , and , updated on: 06:27pm, September 7, 2012

    Severe weather conditions continue across the state.
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    Winds blow tree on house - S.W. OKC Sept. 7
  • Saving a Buck: America’s worst scams

    Posted on: 5:42 pm, September 4, 2012, by and , updated on: 04:30pm, September 4, 2012

    The economy may be struggling but the fraud business is booming. In fact, fraud and identity theft complaints are up...
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    Scams
  • Saving a Buck: Dollar store deals

    Posted on: 6:06 pm, July 12, 2012, by and , updated on: 05:13pm, July 12, 2012

    If you’re not a dollar store shopper, you are probably missing out. We’ve found shopping at dollar stores is a...
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  • Saving a Buck: Travel Insurance

    Posted on: 6:09 pm, July 5, 2012, by and

    Planning a vacation? Whether you book online or use a travel agent, expect a pitch for travel insurance. Given all...
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  • PHOTOS: Add your Easter egg hunt pics here

    Posted on: 12:19 pm, April 9, 2012, by , , , and , updated on: 12:26pm, April 9, 2012

    The the Easter Bunny visit your family Sunday? Post your photos here.
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    KFOR-TV Photographer Marc Dillard's son Chase