Megan joined the 5NEWS team and sales team as a Local Sales Coordinator and Sales Talent in August of 2016. She grew up in Evening Shade, AR and graduated from Arkansas State University, Wolves Up! She has a Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Sociology.

During her time in college she had internships with both the Jonesboro Radio Group and with the Sun Belt Conference shooting sports features for ASU. Graddy worked at the local TV station, Region 8 News, as assistant producer where she formed unforgettable friends and learned valuable experience to help her excel in her future career path, leading her to 5NEWS.

Megan is the host of both Flavors and Adventure Arkansas so if you need to know anything about local food or adventures, she is your girl. She enjoys being involved with the community and helping local businesses flourish through her work.

The only thing Megan enjoys more than watermelon from her high school alma mater, Cave City, is spending time with her family and exploring her new home in NWA.

You can watch Megan on the weekend morning news and Monday at noon!

If you have a suggestion or segment idea for Megan, email her at Megan.Graddy@kfsm.com or follow her facebook page for her latest segments.


Recent Articles
  • Metabolic Research Center – Incorporating Exercise – Phase 14

    “He’s down another three pounds, so that takes him to 33 pounds,” said Sarah. “One thing he started doing is exercising he has joined a gym.” “I wake up and I’m not exhausted anymore I have free time before I go to work so I’ve got the time and the energy to go to the gym,” said Bobby. “I’m not tired like I used to be.” “He feels good adding exercise into his lifestyle now and really doing a great […]

  • Christmas Where You Live: Blakeman’s Fine Jewelry Gift Card Giveaway At The Bentonville Christmas Parade

    5NEWS is helping spread joy this holiday season with Christmas Where You Live! From December 11th thru December 21st, we will be surprising unsuspecting viewers with $250 gift cards courtesy of our amazing sponsors; The Party Place, Armstrong Bank, Blakeman’s Fine Jewelry, and Home Elements. The locations are random and so are the winners we’ve chosen. For our third giveaway, we couldn’t resist visiting the Bentonville Christmas Parade. While everyone was preparing their floats for the grand entrance we were preparing to surprise our […]

  • Ms. Hale – 4th Grade – Westwood Elementary – Greenwood

    Segment Sponsored By: Breeden

  • Christmas Where You Live: Armstrong Bank Gift Card Giveaway At Creekmore Park

    5NEWS is helping spread joy this holiday season with Christmas Where You Live! From December 11th thru December 21st, we will be surprising unsuspecting viewers with $250 gift cards courtesy of our amazing sponsors; The Party Place, Armstrong Bank, Blakeman’s Fine Jewelry, and Home Elements. The locations are random and so are the winners we’ve chosen. For our second giveaway, we made a stop at Creekmore Park to check out the new train and find our next lucky winner of a $250 gift card! […]

  • Christmas Where You Live: The Party Place Gift Card Giveaway At The Stewart Family Christmas Lights

    5NEWS is helping spread joy this holiday season with Christmas Where You Live! From December 11th thru December 21st, we will be surprising unsuspecting viewers with $250 gift cards courtesy of our amazing sponsors; The Party Place, Armstrong Bank, Blakeman’s Fine Jewelry, and Home Elements. The locations are random and so are the winners we’ve chosen. For our first giveaway, we made a stop at The Stewart Family Christmas Lights to view the spectacular lights, ride some camels, and find a […]

  • Mrs. Kristine Chu – 3rd Grade – Centerton Gamble Elementary – Centerton

    Segment Sponsored By: Breeden

  • Staying Healthy During Holiday Travel

    The hustle and bustle of the holiday season can leave us feeling tired, if you’re traveling here are tips to follow. Make sure your vaccines are up to date and if you’re flying, prevent dehydration by drinking plenty of water. Wash your hands throughout your journey to prevent from spreading more germs and if you’re traveling internationally, you can also download the free CDC apps to help stay up to date with health information in different countries. Stay safe, stay […]

  • Ms. Brunk – K – Liberty Elementary – Roland

    Segment Sponsored By: Breeden

  • Flavors: River Valley BBQ Of Fort Smith

    Hey guys Megan Graddy here for this week’s Flavors we are in Fort Smith in River Valley BBQ where they are serving up Texas style BBQ. “We’re not going to compromise on our food, we’re not gonna change how we do things we’re going to do it fresh and we are going to deliver it as fresh as we can to each table,” said Ditto. Scott Ditto and his family take pride in their made fresh daily, cut to order […]

  • Mrs. Wendy Emery – 1st Grade – Greenland Elementary – Greenland

    Segment Sponsored By: Breeden

  • Locking Eyes With Your Baby Can Increase Brain Waves

    Doctors have discovered new benefits to locking eyes with your baby. A new study shows that eye contact between parents and infants helps synchronize their brain waves. Older studies have found that gazing into your baby’s eyes can match up your heart rates. Doctors said the activity could also help your child understand you better.

  • Mrs. Amanda Stephens – 5th Grade – St. Vincent de Paul Catholic School – Rogers

    Segment Sponsored By: Breeden