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Adam Snider joined Oklahoma’s News Channel 4 Team as a General Assignment Reporter/Multi Media Journalist in July of 2014. He reports for the 4 p.m., 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts.
Before joining KFOR-TV, Adam worked as a weekend anchor at KAMR-NBC 4 in Amarillo, Texas. Adam graduated with a degree in Broadcast Journalism from West Texas A&M University.
Adam was born and raised in the Lone Star State, but is excited to live in a more Sooner State of mind.
When he’s not reporting you can catch him riding his bike around Lake Hefner, walking his dog ‘Rillo, or sampling plenty of OKC eatery.
Here’s some fun facts about Adam Snider:
Hometown… Stinnett, Texas
Life Goal… Fulfilling career in broadcasting
Most embarrassing moment… Friendly bank teller once asked to see a picture of my dog. Long story short, there was a miscommunication….I showed her a picture of my mom. Never went back.
Knew you wanted to be a reporter when… I would watch 60 minutes growing up, the news bug just stuck.
Best part of my job… The ability to tell stories using several different mediums.
Biggest life achievement/made mom & dad proud when I… Started working for KFOR in OKC!
Favorite place to be other than home & work… Back in the metropolis known as Stinnett, Texas.
Anything else you want viewers to know about you? There’s nothing better to me than meeting new people. If you see me out and about come chat!


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    CLEVELAND COUNTY, Okla. – Cleveland County Sheriff’s deputies are on the hunt for a former dog owner, who left a dog for dead inside a filthy apartment. After weeks without rent payments, employees of the complex showed up to serve an eviction notice. When they arrived, they found a trashed living area and a hidden cage in a closet. “They realized there was a dog in it, and seemed vicious,” explained Stephen Teel, owner of the complex. It appeared the […]

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    “This was a moment of true love,” Wanted man flees police, sneaks in last kiss

    CHICKASHA, Okla. – A bizarre arrest in Chickasha, after a police chase is capped with a kiss. It’s being called a real life love story, that played out in the parking lot of Paw Paw’s Hamburgers. Jimmy Last Chance Butler stopped in for a late lunch – a wanted man with two misdemeanor warrants. “Mr. Butler was at one of the local hamburger restaurants here in town. He had an active warrant,” said Shanon McClain, Asst. Chief with Chickasha Police. “Apparently, […]

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    “Did some pretty nice artwork on it,” Elaborate vandalism spotted by police

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    “We just want to be back in our home,” Family stuck in hotel after gas is detected 

    OKLAHOMA – A family has been displaced from their home for weeks due to what they believe to be a gas leak.  Though it was discovered in late April, they’re still stick in a hotel room unable to return. Surrounded by fencing and flags, the land around Kara Purvis’ home is almost unrecognizable. “It’s just disgusting,” she said. “There’s a bunch of holes. There’s mud throughout our house and everything.” But, it’s hardly home anymore. Since late April, Purvis has […]

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    “It’s a political distraction,” Lawmakers fighting over call to impeach

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    Family’s van, three pets get stolen in Stillwater

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    Concern growing over transformation of rural neighborhood in Edmond

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    Oklahoma City Public Schools announces final budget cut proposal

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    An Oklahoma family searches for grandmother’s lost art

    A metro family on a mission, to find a long lost memory of their late grandmother. Mary Haddon’s been gone now for three decades, but she remains in her family’s minds, and on their walls. ‘This is all that we have of grandmother Mary,’ said MaryBeth SmIth. ‘This was her legacy to us. Her love of painting.’ Her paintings are hard to miss, with beautiful renditions of black and white photos. Over the years Mary’s work has been divided up […]

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    “I know how much it means to them,” Tornado tossed photos reunited by social media

    OKLAHOMA – Irreplaceable moments in time, scattered in a tornado’s winds. Now, with the help of social media, two women are trying to reunite photos and mementos with their rightful owners. The dust has long since settled from Monday’s storms. But, inside the debris raining over her home, Kristi Byers found purpose. “It almost looked like it was snowing. Just shiny things, particles falling from the sky,” she said. “Never seen anything like it, not in my life.” Among the […]

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    Thunder fans plead for Kevin Durant to stay in Oklahoma City

    OKLAHOMA CITY – It’s the question everyone’s been asking: will he stay, or will he go? “Ohhh, I’ve been hearing bout that,” cried out one fan. “I don’t even want to think about that.” “I don’t know yet, you know,” said Mike Johnson. “I hope he stays.” Outside the ‘Peak on Thursday, fans showed up rowdy, ready and reassured KD was made for OKC. “I’m representing the Thunda,” exclaimed Yolanda Parrish. “(In Oklahoma City), he ain’t gotta worry about a bunch […]