Sarah Stewart joined Oklahoma’s NewsChannel 4 as a general assignment reporter in July of 1999. Before joining KFOR, Sarah worked as a crime reporter and weekend anchor at KFDA-TV in Amarillo, TX. Sarah graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a BA in Journalism.

Sarah anchored the morning show on NewsChannel 4 from 2004 to 2006, before deciding to stay home full time with her children.

In 2010, Sarah came back as a freelance reporter for KFOR. She decided to resume full time in June of 2015 and is thrilled to be back in a profession she loves.

Sarah has been honored for her work at Newschannel 4 by the Associated Press Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters. She takes great pride in telling the stories of fellow Oklahomans.

Sarah and her husband live in Oklahoma City with their three children. They attend Crossings Community Church.

Recent Articles
  • Norman man’s eyes permanently damaged after looking at sun during 1974 eclipse

    NORMAN, Okla. – Stephen Starling was in the 4th grade at Jackson Elementary in Norman. The year was 1974 and his class was excitedly outside to watch the partial eclipse. “They had us create the boxes with the pinhole. Of course there were no glasses. I’m that old. There were no glasses back then,” said Starling. But Starling says he couldn’t see the shadow in his box and he got frustrated. “So I turned the box around and I thought […]

  • Guthrie man faces charges after allegedly duct-taping wife’s hands, beating her

    GUTHRIE, Okla. – A Guthrie man is facing a litany of charges including rape, kidnapping and domestic assault after authorities said he beat his wife and held her against her will for hours. Authorities said it all started the early morning hours of August 15 when the victim was driving her husband to work. “It’s pretty extreme. It’s one of the more extreme cases,” said Logan County Sheriff Damon Devereaux. The husband and wife pulled off near an oil field […]

  • ‘The FBI gave him every means to make this happen,’ Family of man arrested in plan to bomb downtown Oklahoma City building say his mental illness was taken advantage of

    OKLAHOMA CITY – The family of a man arrested for trying to blow up the BancFirst building in downtown Oklahoma City said he is not a criminal but a mentally ill young man. Jerry Varnell, 23, was arrested over the weekend after an undercover agent, who had been working with him for months, said he tried to detonate a bomb to blow up the building. The FBI said they thwarted what could have been a major disaster. Varnell’s family, though, […]

  • Oklahoma Geological Survey conducting low-level flights to find fault lines responsible for earthquakes

    NORMAN, Okla. – The Oklahoma Geological Survey is teaming up with the US Geological Survey in an effort to figure out what’s causing all the shaking in our state. They are contracting with Goldak Airborne Surveys, which is launching a small Piper airplane from Altus with a magnetic sensor in the tail. That sensor will be taking images, similar to ultrasounds, up to five miles below the ground’s surface. “They take a pattern sort of like mowing the lawn. So, […]

  • Oklahoma mother scared son could die at Oklahoma County Jail

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Areo Mirzababa wheeled himself into an Oklahoma County courtroom Monday morning. Mirzababa is an inmate at the Oklahoma County Jail, but he’s not a typical prisoner. He is in a wheelchair because he’s paralyzed from the chest down after he was shot in 2015. He was booked into the Oklahoma County Jail on August 4 on a drug trafficking charge. Mirzababa was already serving a suspended sentence on three charges of possession of drugs. His mother and […]

  • 14-year-old driver crashes, kills two girls ages 12,13 

    WOODWARD, Okla. – A 12-year-old girl and a 13-year-old girl are both dead after a car crash just before 1:00 a.m. Wednesday in Woodward. The person who was driving the car that crashed was a 14-year-old boy. According to the accident report, he was trying to outrun a Woodward police officer when the car went airborne and flipped, ejecting three of the passengers inside. Katana Richey, 13, was one of the victims of the crash. “We’re pretty sick. We’re pretty […]

  • Supreme Court hears arguments challenging legislative bills

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Dozens packed the Oklahoma Supreme Court room at the state capitol Tuesday morning to hear challenges against several bills passed in the final days of the legislative session. Four different bills are being challenged in three different lawsuits. The first heard Tuesday morning was brought by the Oklahoma Automobile Dealers Association over the removal of the exemption of a 1.25 percent excise tax on motor vehicles. The second was filed by cigarette manufacturers over the $1.50 per […]

  • Logan County judge binds over suspect in fatal deputy shooting

    LOGAN COUNTY, Okla. – A Logan County judge decided Monday afternoon there is enough probable cause for Nathan LeForce to stand trial for the murder of Logan County Deputy David Wade. Wade was shot multiple times back in April as he was trying to enforce an eviction notice at a home in Mulhall. “The family’s still very much grieving. I mean they have lots of emotions. I see grief. I see anger. I see exhaustion,” said Logan County District Attorney […]

  • Metro man tackles, handcuffs burglary suspect

    OKLAHOMA CITY – Charlie, a 2-and-a-half-year-old dachshund, rarely barks. But, he’s smart enough to know a strange man should not be in his house at 6:30 on a Tuesday morning. “Woke up in the morning with my dog, Charlie, barking, and that’s unusual for him,” said Gray Delacluyse. Delacluyse walked out of his bedroom to find a burglar in his dining room. “He was actually standing on the other side of the dining room table, and I start yelling at […]

  • Viral Facebook post raises question: What to do if you find a copperhead on your property

    LEQUIRE, Okla. – The Facebook post grabbed attention all over the nation – ‘72-year-old Oklahoma woman kills 17 copperheads with shotgun, shovel.’ The story explained the woman’s neighbor visited her and found out she’d killed all the poisonous snakes. The post went viral. “They do den, and they hibernate in dens like that, but it’s typically later in the year like late September or early October that we see that concentration,” said Jena Donnell with the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife […]

  • Metro woman upset over judge promotion

    OKLAHOMA COUNTY – It’s been four years now since Lisa Knight lost custody of her daughter, Sarah, to her ex-husband in California. “Most of the times, I wake up crying. It’s just really horrifying,” Knight said. The Oklahoma judge’s decision caused widespread outcry because Sarah’s dad, Nicholas Elizondo, is a registered sex offender. “It’s sort of like the judge just sent her to California and thought, you know, this is it, and it’ll be over with and it won’t be […]