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

Two people in life threatening condition after fight early Saturday morning

  Alabama Literacy Act one step closer to being put on hold

  Concerns over newly approved FAFSA graduation requirement

  Local pharmacists talk strain of providing vaccines

  Decatur City Council set to discuss local mask order

  Madison County Board of Health strongly recommends masks after April 9

  Two people shot at Huntsville apartment complex

  Digging into the Clift Farm development fee: where the money goes and for how long?

  Construction on new Huntsville Amphitheater going vertical

  Madison County Commission Chairman Dale Strong to announce run for U.S. Congress

  How you can help victims of central Alabama tornadoes

Huntsville Utilities crews working to fix power outages caused by Sunday morning storms

  BamaTracker working to simplify vaccine search

  Local assisted living facility begins loosening restrictions, allowing visitors inside

  Rep. Mo Brooks announces run for U.S. Senate

  Madison City Schools giving parents a chance to voice their opinion on rezoning

Distribution for Madison County rental assistance still getting figured out

  Advice from a volunteer fireman on how to be ready for severe weather

  Alabama senator calls out Democrat voting bill

  3% development fee added on to bills at Clift Farm businesses

  Huntsville emergency rental assistance opens Monday, here’s what you need to know

  Facial recognition coming to Redstone next week

  Filling out the FAFSA could be required for graduation in Alabama

  FBI arrests Marshall county man on obstruction, trespassing charges following storming of U.S. Capitol in January

  Business owners have tough decision once mask orders expire

  Madison County recycling program continues to grow, now serving twice as many people as old program

  Madison County jury trials resume for second time during pandemic

  Local physical therapy clinic working to treat post-COVID issues

  Rental assistance available after nearly a year of pandemic, here’s what you need to know to apply

  Madison County School administrator says flipping from traditional to remote isn’t as easy as it sounds