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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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    OKLAHOMA CITY — A Texas based oil company is one step closer to drilling 12 new oil wells in a metro neighborhood. Trey Resources Inc. requested their drilling variances from the OKC Board of Adjustments on Thursday, hoping to drill the wells near 134th St. and S. Western. Several people living in the area filed into City Hall to defend the area they call home. “It’s a really nice neighborhood, I love living there,” one resident said. On the other side […]

  • Oklahoma City Schools reviewing new ‘Code of Conduct’

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Major change could soon be on the way for Discipline Practices at OKC Public Schools. But the teacher’s union claims the proposed change could backfire. “We will vigorously oppose this,” said Ed Allen, president of the Oklahoma City American Federation of Teachers. Those strong words from Allen came just after district officials unveiled details on a new student code of conduct. “In all reality, we’re doing what we can do to attempt to alleviate the most severe […]

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    “You won’t like what’s in the safe,” Investigators recover alarming find in convicted felon’s barn

    LINCOLN COUNTY, Okla. — Firearms of all types, shapes, and sizes have been seized by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office. The guns were found in a rural part of Lincoln County, near Wellston. Investigator Larry Stover says an informant tipped them off that there might be guns in the home of convicted felon, Billy Ray Albertson. “When we first got there, I asked him if there were any guns in the house,” said Stover. “He said ‘I only have a .22 […]

  • Police search for car burglary suspects as case of the missing pink elephant closes

    Update 6/25/13: The pink elephant was returned by people who also allegedly gave the name of the culprit. JONES, Okla. — A slew of burglaries have Jones residents on edge. At least two vehicles were broken into along Beebe street late Wednesday night. This comes a day after a pink elephant disappeared from a porch, and long after a gift eagle flew its coop. Police are now asking for help tracking down those responsible, or those who have clues as to who might […]

  • Mammal Mystery: Concrete statue disappears from woman’s front steps

    JONES, Okla. — It’s the great elephant case in Jones, and police are turning to social media to locate the lost statue. Some call it a landmark. “I run the streets and the park every day,” said resident Nick Grant. “It’s always been there when I pass by.” A bright pink elephant has stood outside Clarinda Freeman’s house for years. It’s her third such elephant in decades, and now it’s missing. “Walked out the front door, and my pink elephant that […]

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    Remembering BBJ: Small moment between Sr and Jr, resonates with Oklahoma couple

    NORMAN, Okla. — Bobby truly was a proud Oklahoman, and over the course of 58 years, it seems everyone had their own encounter with Bob Barry Jr. It was in the Norman Cracker Barrel back in 2011, that Bob Barry Senior, Junior, and family filled a table on a special day, next to Lavonne and Bill Stockdale. “We saw Bob and his dad four years ago on Father’s day,” said Lavonne. “Jolly and happy, what better thing than to be […]

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    Peeking through the yearbook: Reminiscing on BBJ’s high school years

    NORMAN, Okla. — It was Bob Barry Jr’s enthusiasm for sports that never wavered. But before he was behind the microphone, Bobby tried making his name on the hardwood. Taking a peek into an old yearbook from Norman High School, from student council, to years of perfecting his jump shot, it’s clear that Bobby’s determination started early. “We’ve seen a lot of kids come through the high school since then, but Bobby was a special, special guy,” said Dan Quinn, […]

  • Why you should think twice before lending wild babies a hand

    OKLAHOMA CITY– It’s the time of year when baby animals are booming, and it’s causing quite a concern for animal control. Inside Oklahoma City’s Animal Welfare building lies a special room for wild animals. That room fills daily between spring and summer as the baby season gets underway. “When people see babies, unfortunately our assumption is to assume they’re not being cared for, or that they’re injured,” said Julie Bank, Animal Welfare Superintendent. Baby animals including deer, ducks, rabbits, and even […]

  • “He’s a good fella I think,” Blake Shelton comes to the rescue, giving man a ride home

    ARDMORE, Okla. — Tropical storm Bill has left many Oklahomans stranded, but one man is home safe tonight, thanks to an Oklahoma icon. It was on country roads near Ardmore, that Blake Shelton met Roho Hartman. Roho says he was headed home, when he reached a river that was once a road. “There was a car on the other side..he went through it,” said Hartman. “I thought huh…I believe I’d make it too.” Sadly, he didn’t make it. Soon he and […]

  • Rescue crews prepare for flooding in Oklahoma

    Tropical storms have brought the rain back to Oklahoma. “Preparing for the worst, hoping for the best,” said Shawn O’Leary, Norman Director of Public Works. Norman is still reeling from May’s mighty downpours, with road closings scattered around town. “You know we have 22 roads still closed from the May floods,” explained O’Leary. “We’re still really recovering from a really historic flooding period.” At Fire Station Seven in Norman, it’s all hands on deck, as crews prepare for possible water […]

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    “Bad news is, you’re going to jail,” Woman attempts to sell stolen boats back to owner

    OKLAHOMA CITY — Thousands of dollars worth of kayaks are stolen from a metro business. But in a bizarre boat sale blunder, two of the boats are now back home, after a suspect tried to sell them back. It was April when a trailer full of brand new kayaks disappeared from outside OKC Kayak. “Had about 12 kayaks in it,” said Dave Lindo, owner of the business. “Each of them are worth about $1,100 apiece.” The boats were important, not only to […]