Eric Graves

Eric Graves


Huntsville, Ala.

Eric Graves joined the WAFF 48 News team in June of 2019, he is a reporter and weekend morning anchor. He’s excited to call the Tennessee Valley his new home and tell the stories of the people living here.

Eric was born and raised in Kansas City, MO, but called Columbia, MO home for the past four years while he went to the School of Journalism at the University of Missouri.

While at Mizzou, Eric worked at KOMU TV, the NBC affiliate for mid-Mo. He was an anchor, reporter and producer and covered stories like the Branson Duck Boat tragedy, Missouri Governor Eric Greitens’ Resignation and the 2018 Missouri Senate Race. After graduation in May of 2019, Eric was excited to further his journalism career, meeting new people and getting the opportunity to tell new stories.

Eric first wanted to be a journalist because he loves learning about people and sharing their interesting and moving stories. He looks forward to continue to do what he loves in the Tennessee Valley.

Away from the camera, Eric loves to play basketball, go on hikes, watch movies, travel and eat good food. He also loves all things sports and is an avid Kansas City Chiefs, Kansas City Royals and Missouri Tigers fan!

If you have a story you think needs to be told feel free to reach out to Eric on Twitter, Facebook or with an email!

Recent Articles by Eric

ADOC looking for escaped inmate

  Huntsville group, SPEAK, works to start conversations about suicide

  Unofficial results: Madison passes property tax increase to pay for new schools

  14-year-old confesses to killing 5 family members in Limestone County

  Project Playground letting kids design where they want to have fun

  Judge gets update on Huntsville City Schools desegregation case

  New backseat seat belt law starts Sunday

  Tips and tricks for using an air fryer

  Finishing touches put on new field at Milton Frank Stadium

Kittens found in Limestone Co. storm drain doused in chemicals

  Research Park Boulevard construction project begins

  Muscle Shoals rock concert to benefit local charities

  Alabama A&M students, staff mourn loss of 2nd student this summer

New language for Alabama school emergency plans

  Back to school can mean more stress for a lot of students

  Huntsville student dropped off at wrong bus stop; father still looking for answers

  U.S. Attorney sounds off on deadly year for Alabama law enforcement

Overnight fire in vacant building in downtown Huntsville

  Upcoming empowerment event in Huntsville to help women in recovery

  Opioid education seminar tonight

  ‘Twinless Twins’ support convention coming to Huntsville