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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!


Recent Articles
  • Fed up neighbor uses gun to threaten owner of barking dogs

    EDMOND, Okla. — A man is threatened at gunpoint, after a neighbor gets fed up with his loud dogs. Leslie Pardee was arrested Thursday night at his Edmond home, for ‘Felony Pointing a Firearm.’ It was a quiet night on East Covell Road, before Pardee decided to pay his neighbor a visit. “Somebody just…’bang bang bang’, really loud on the front door,” said Bryan Rops, who lives across the street from Pardee. Pardee then went on a cussing rant according to Bryan, screaming about the Rops’ […]

  • “…Next time you see these baggy looking eyes, they’ll be in your bathroom window,” Attorney is threatened via letter

    CANADIAN COUNTY — A man in jail allegedly threatens an Oklahoma Attorney, with a hand written letter. With just days remaining on his jail sentence, Canadian County officials say 38-year-old Shane Jameson Waugh put pen to paper, to send a letter to the District Attorney’s office next door. “He used profane words, and he called [them] nasty names,” said Canadian County Undersheriff, Chris West. “Pouring Clorox down [their] throat, using gasoline, and using a lit cigarette to ignite it.” A probable cause affidavit […]

  • Déjà vu: City investigates after two different trucks collide with the same power lines

    GUTHRIE, Okla. — It’s not often one sees a semi-truck tripped up by power lines, but Guthrie residents have seen it twice in the same week, in the same spot. “I’ve had my gallery here for 18 years,” said Cherie Gordon, owner of Aunt Gertrude’s House located downtown. “We’ve never had that kind of thing happen.” Guthrie City Manager, Sereniah Breland tells KFOR that since last Friday, two ‘oversized load’ trucks have damaged cable lines, utility lines, and power lines downtown. The […]

  • Third grader pinned by SUV, family speaks out

    OKLAHOMA CITY– With three surgeries in less than two weeks, one little Oklahoma boy has had a tough start to the year. KFOR first reported on January 16th, after a third grader was hit by an SUV outside of Yukon Central Elementary. As the story broke, officials said the boy only suffered a large laceration on his leg. But as the day unfolded, it became clear the 9-year-old had a much longer road ahead. “I didn’t know if he was gonna lose […]

  • “God put us there for a reason,” couple saves woman being robbed at gunpoint

    OKLAHOMA CITY – A woman held at gunpoint escapes with the help of some quick thinking Oklahomans. Courtney, who’s asked that her last name not be released, was robbed by an alleged gunman last Friday outside of Penn Square Mall. But moments after the robbery began, she says it was a man in his car that helped her escape. “He was a lifesaver, and for the life of me I don’t remember his name,” said Courtney. The good Samaritans name is Gregory Wolfinbarger. He […]

  • “Next thing you know, they’re gone in an instant,” Family seeking damages against Edmond company

    Updated 1/24/15 at 3:22 p.m. Rocky Baca turned himself in to authorities in Salt Lake City Friday. EDMOND, Okla.– Two teachers killed in a head on collision, while the man who hit them is not behind bars. Rocky Baca faces two manslaughter charges, and now both he and the company he worked for could be in more trouble.   “First year teachers in the prime of their lives, and the next thing you know, they’re gone in an instant,” said […]

  • Teacher admits to having sex with student in teacher’s lounge

    WOODS COUNTY– Shock and disgust in Waynoka, after a teacher admits to having sex with a student multiple times, including in the school building itself. “I don’t know what to think,” said Kerry Mouser, whose grandkids attend the school. Officials say it was an anonymous tip that led to 32-year-old Daresa Poe admitting she had been sexually involved with a student. “I was just, kind of creeped out,” said William Starks, a freshman student of Poe’s. “Because she was my teacher.” According to a […]

  • Boy Scout trailers stolen, thousands of dollars in camping equipment inside

    BETHANY, Okla. — Two trailers stolen in the metro, filled to the brim with Boy Scout supplies. What’s worse: they were stolen from the parking lot of a Bethany church. “It’s the Lord’s house, and it’s still the Lord’s property,” said Bryce Albauer, member of the troop. “It’s also stealing from the Boy Scouts.” For Troop 553, Monday’s meeting was anything but ordinary. “We came back [Monday] night for our regular troop meeting,” said Bob Albauer, Scout Master. “[Troops] came running […]

  • “That’s sort of embarrassing,” mascot fired following rivalry game

    NORMAN, Okla. – A University of Oklahoma mascot is dismissed for its conduct. The mascot was fired following Saturday’s ‘Bedlam’ game VS Oklahoma State, leaving some to question whether the mascot went too far, or if it was all in good fun. “Honestly you can just feel the rivalry,” said one fan. “It’s like palpable.” “Oh man, that’s sort of embarrassing I guess,” said another Sooner. “Maybe taking the game a little too far.” Somewhere during the 82-65 OU victory, one Sooner […]

  • Norman water rate on the rise

    NORMAN– After more than nine years, water rates in Norman are rising. For city officials, Tuesday’s special election was nearly five years in the making, after a previous water rate increase was denied in 2010. “People were a little leery about going back to the voters, because of the rejection last time,” said Dr. Stephen Ellis, who voted against the new measure. The new proposal will increase most home water bills by a little more than $7 per month, with a […]

  • Quick ways to winterize your home as frigid temps blanket state

    It’s the coldest night in 2015….thus far. So before Oklahomans bundle up for a long winter’s nap, first they need to make sure their home is ready. Quick home winterizing can start right at the front door. “So down at the bottom, you’ve got weather stripping on the bottom of your door,” said Tony Chriesman, warranty director with Home Creations in OKC. Checking to make sure your weather stripping is in place, and sealing properly should keep the warm air in. […]