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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
  • Oklahoma dentist accused of sending obscene photos to employees

    OKLAHOMA CITY – An Oklahoma City dentist is in hot water, accused of making harassing phone calls to a 12-year-old and sending obscene pictures to coworkers. Larry Baker is better known as ‘The Smile Maker’. However, that smile was nowhere to be seen at his Oklahoma City business on  Friday. Officials say the investigation started back in April after a former office manager told police that Baker had been calling her 12-year-old daughter’s cell phone since January. According to an affidavit, she […]

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    Argument over gas can leads to shooting outside Grady County home

    GRADY COUNTY, Okla. — An argument outside a Grady County home led to a multi-county manhunt. The suspect is now in custody, charged for shooting his sister’s boyfriend with a shotgun. It was just off Morgan Road, near Bridge Creek, that the dispute took place. Officials say the fight was between 22-year-old Scott Burley Junior, and his sister’s boyfriend…all over a little gasoline. “Scott decided he was gonna use the victim’s gas can and gas, without his permission,” said Grady County Sheriff […]

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    County committee recommends building new Oklahoma County jail

    OKLAHOMA COUNTY, Okla. — It’s been a long time coming, but Oklahoma County might be one step closer to a new detention center. This comes after a county committee meeting; they are now recommending a new sales tax to pay for the new facility. “It’s like okay, just because they’re in jail, you don’t treat them like animals,” said one protester outside the jail. That sentiment has been heard several times through the years, with friends and families of Oklahoma […]

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    Inside the Hive: Local company removes bee infestation from Edmond home

    EDMOND, Okla. — Tens of thousands of bees were removed from an Edmond home. The bees will soon be moved to a bee keeper in the area…but they didn’t leave their former home without a fight. “I’ve never seen so many bees in all my life,” said homeowner Janie Giordano. Take a bee, multiply it by 10,000, and add a little sun. That was the recipe for an all out brawl outside an Edmond home. The bees were first found by […]

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    “He was a hero…he was my hero,” Man killed while reportedly looking out for family

    ENID, Okla. — A shocking scene plays out on the streets of Enid, after one man’s killed allegedly trying to save his dad. Chilling 911 recordings captured the moments just after 21-year-old Michael Hayes was shot on 7th Street. “My baby’s gone, and I’ll never get him back,” said Amanda Ensminger, Michael’s mother. Amanda says it was just before 10 p.m. when a fight started. “There was an altercation over at my old place…my husband got jumped by a bunch of […]

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    “The President said my name, like that’s insane,” President tells young girl’s story during speech

    DURANT, Okla. — The halls of Durant High have emptied since the President’s speech, but some of those seated in the crowd will be the first affected by his new initiative. Though his speech captured hundreds, it was one teenager’s journey that moved the crowd. “This will make a difference for young people, like Kelsey Janway,” explained the President, motioning to a young lady. Kelsey, a 16-year-old member of the Choctaw Nation, couldn’t believe her ears. “He said my name,” […]

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    “It’s once in a lifetime,” Durant residents ecstatic for Presidential visit

    DURANT, Okla. — An assortment of just less than 20,000 balloons are ready as a presidential address approaches. The families of Catherine Kost and Anna Snow stayed up all night preparing signs, and chalking their driveway in preparation for the president’s visit across the street. “He can see our house from the chopper above,” said Kost. “We’re trying to get everyone out of our driveway, it’s hectic.” Just down the road, yet another welcome wagon is good to go. “It’s a […]

  • The Great Debate: How will President Obama pronounce “Durant”?

    DURANT, Okla. — In anticipation of President Obama’s arrival in Durant, Okla., we’ve been covering a slew of topics. But little does Mr. President know, tonight, he may be answering an age old question. It’s the fight that split the city in half. “Doo-rant, Dee-rant, Duh-rant. It’s a lot of names for it,” one Durant resident said. “Some people even like to say Doo-rant, America,” another resident said. The pronunciation of Duh-rant verses Doo-rant is quite the conversation starter. The […]

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    “Please turn yourself in,” Friends urge suspect to face penalty after crime spree

    LOGAN COUNTY, Okla. — A Logan County man is on the run after an alleged early morning crime spree. At only 21-years-old, this suspect’s friends are now begging him to turn himself in. An arrest warrant was issued for Hezekiah Privett by the Logan County Sheriff’s office last week. Privett is accused of being involved in a slew of second degree burglaries, crashing one stolen car, then stealing a Lexus. And he allegedly did it all in a matter of hours early in […]

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    “She can’t fight for herself, so I will have to,” Mother demands justice after alleged child abuse

    A 3-year-old was allegedly abused at a private Christian school, and parents are still wondering when, or if, there will be justice. Nearly three months have passed since video surfaced of an employee at Liberty Academy allegedly putting hand sanitizer in 3-year-old Zhuri Feh’s mouth. The video was taken by a concerned teacher back in April, who told parents the sanitizer was being used as punishment for bad behavior. Once that video reached Zhuri’s parents, events unfolded rather quickly, as Shawnee police […]

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    “We’ll never replace that,” Woman claims fake city worker stole priceless jewelry

    OKLAHOMA CITY — A metro home was burglarized, allegedly by a man posing as a city worker. The victim says a man showed up to shut off her water, and now she wishes she’d asked for more ID. It started with a knock at the door. “I was just in shock someone was knocking hard, so I thought it was an emergency,” said Laurie Edens, who moved to the city a few months ago. She was moments away from taking […]