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

  Probate Judge says have a plan and expect a wait for any type of in person voting

  Huntsville parents talk about return to five day a week in-person learning

  Alabama Robotics Technology Park expanding in Decatur

  Dekalb and Jackson counties see spikes in cases, as statewide hospitalizations trend upward

  Records for voter turnout being broken left and right ahead of Nov. 3

  Huntsville Police arrest suspect in relation to July’s Levert Street shooting

  Local restaurant looks at options as cold weather starts to cut down outdoor seating

  ADPH changing school guidelines, less students and staff likely to quarantine

  North Alabama Homebuilding Academy gets national award

  Publix now open, restaurants soon to follow on Clift Farms development

  Decatur City, Morgan County school systems looking at lower enrollment

  Health officials worried about spike in Morgan and Limestone counties

  Spokesperson says no active COVID-19 cases at Tut Fann State Veterans Home

  High school counselor, financial aid director agree FAFSA money will be in high demand this year

  Florence mayor race too close to call; Provisional ballots to be counted next week

  Huntsville infectious disease expert talks Trump’s treatment and recovery

  President Trump on anti-inflammatory steroid, could be discharged from Walter Reed Monday

  Do Huntsville residents think the Safer-at-Home order should continue?

  Bars, restaurants can serve alcohol after 11, still under Safer at Home order

  Employee at Laceys Spring boutique excited for the return of Highway 231

  Highway 231 officially reopen

  Madison business seeing much needed boost to sales

  Florence woman celebrating her 106th birthday!

  Emergency crews extinguish morning house fire in New Market

  AEA rep talks about teacher concerns she’s hearing

  Grissom High School mom anxious about her daughter’s return to the classroom

  Shooting death investigation on Gawain Road in southeast Huntsville

  Two local lawyers agree, landlord-tenant laws are a mess

  Jury trials in most North Alabama counties still weeks away

  Huntsville City Schools reopen doors to students