Monae Stevens

Monae Stevens

Multimedia journalist and reporter

Jonesboro, Arkansas

Monae Stevens comes all the way from Jefferson, Georgia! She joins us from WVUA-23 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama where she interned as a daytime producer and weekend reporter.

Monae was inspired to become a journalist at very young age. She would watch the news almost every morning before school, and she also led the school video announcements every morning in middle school.

Monae graduated from the University of Alabama with a bachelor's degree in Communication and Information Sciences, specializing in Telecommunication and Film. During her time in college, Monae was the Vice President of the Capstone Chapter of Radio Television Digital News Association and a mentor for first year UA students and at-risk children at a local elementary school.

In her spare time, Monae loves to cook, spend time with friends and family, and watch her favorite shows "Scandal" and "Queen of the South".

Please feel free to contact her at mstevens@kait8.com for story ideas, questions, or concerns.


Recent Articles by Monae

  Jonesboro man pushing for revitalization at Northside Park

  Child Abuse Prevention Month recognized in city and county

Riverside to continue virtual learning for 2021-22 school year

  $22 million project could bring growth to Blytheville

  Paragould church gives away free gas

  Church prepares for Easter during pandemic

Report: Man tasered during escape attempt now dead; incident under investigation

  Local businesses share plans after mask mandate lifted

  Health officer on governor mask mandate lifting: ‘It’s really a slap in the face’

“I feel lied to”: Jonesboro residents speak out on flooding issue

  Bono to fix damaged city streets

  Emergency declared by county as groups work on area watershed flooding

  Child gets new communication tablet after previous one was stolen

  Officials look to build severe weather safe room in Jonesboro

  House committee approves bill protecting renters

  Schools preparing for possible severe weather

  Debate over new fire station gets heated

  ADH hosts first mass COVID-19 vaccine clinic in Northeast Arkansas

  Doctor recommends mammogram screenings after vaccine

  Veterinarian recommends biannual heartworm check-ups; warns about flea collars

  Construction begins at Jonesboro High School

  Quorum Court votes to slash $100k from circuit clerk’s budget

  New reaction over funding cuts to circuit clerk's office

  City opposes federal proposal to downgrade key status

  ABC agents involved in gambling raid

  School teams up with pharmacy for COVID-19 vaccine clinic

  Jonesboro Unlimited announces new jobs, a scholarship, and new VP

  Caraway gets new grocery store after nearly 8 years

  BIC students fall behind in virtual learning

  State lawmakers pass bill that could change voting in Arkansas