Steve Crump, American journalist, documentary film producer, and television reporter for WBTV.

Steve Crump brought into the world in 1957 and died on August 31, 2023 was an American columnist, narrative film maker, and TV journalist for WBTV.

He was an alum of Louisville’s Trinity Secondary School, and Eastern Kentucky College.

Crump was generally known for his provincial Emmy Grants for stories going from politically-sanctioned racial segregation in South Africa to social equality in the American South.

In addition, he has been honored by Sigma Delta Chi, Sister Cities International, four National Headliner Awards, the Gabriel Award, and more than a dozen first-place honors from the National Association of Black Journalists.

In 2016, Crump was named the “2016 Writer of the Year” by the Public Relationship of Dark Columnists.