Alayna Chapie

Alayna Chapie

Reporter, KFVS

Cape Girardeau, MO

Alayna Chapie joins the Heartland News Team as a reporter/multimedia journalist

Before coming to the Heartland, Alayna spent the last four years in Columbia, Missouri where she received a degree in broadcast journalism and a minor in internet technology at the University of Missouri.

Alayna previously worked at KOMU as a multimedia journalist where she covered breaking news, sports and so much more.

Alayna was born and raised in St. Louis and is a lover of all things Cardinals and Blues.

When she is not at work you can find her baking, playing with her dogs or trying out new adventurous things.

Alayna is excited to tell your stories and to meet the all the amazing people in the Heartland.

If you have any story ideas please send them to Alayna via email,

Recent Articles by Alayna

Carjack suspect wanted in Mississippi Co., Mo. arrested in Cape Girardeau

  More than $1,000 worth of items stolen from Salvation Army in Cape Girardeau

  Looking ahead to the 2019 tax season

  Cape Central High School creates club to encourage student to become teachers

  Sikeston high school sophomore scores perfect on ACT

  Special project in Sikeston will help make students more comfortable

  New billboard aimed to create conversations between parents and kids

  New FDA nutrition labels hit the stores

Dept. of Homeland Security issues warning for potential cyber security attack

  Cape Girardeau man is spreading kindness throughout the community

  Illinois removes statute of limitations on sexual assault cases

  Heartland businesses prepare for New Year’s Eve events

  Student Santa helps families on Christmas Day

  Work never stops for emergency personnel

  Where to find Christmas lights in the Heartland

  Small businesses compete with major retail stores during the holidays

  Cape Girardeau violent crimes down from 2014

  New three-digit suicide hotline phone number in the making

Holiday shipping deadlines are near

  Holiday decorations can be dangerous for pets

  Bug expert offers tips on how to prevent, get rid of bedbugs

  Jackson Indians traveling to Columbia for state championship

  ’Narwhal’ staying with rescue; role as therapy dog

  The Salvation Army serves Thanksgiving feast

  Heartland bakeshop makes more than 600 pies for Thanksgiving

  Officials give tips on how to safely fry a turkey

  SEMO football playoffs means boost in businesses near Houck Field

  Medical condition creates unique bond between puppy and girl

  Cape Girardeau Regional Airport hits milestone, improvements near

  Winter weather is near, now is the time for drivers to prepare their cars