Bria Chatman

Bria Chatman

Reporter/Multimedia Journalist

Bria Chatman is a Reporter/Multimedia Journalist at WBRC FOX6 News.

She joined WBRC in October 2018 as a Content Specialist. Bria was born and raised in Birmingham and is thrilled to have the opportunity to tell impactful stories in her hometown.

Bria is a proud graduate of the University of Alabama where she interned at the local television station, WVUA-TV, and ultimately received her degree in Journalism. She was a member of the Society of Professional Journalists, President of the Capstone Association of Black Journalists, and a mentor at the Boys and Girls Club of West Alabama.

She says this is a full circle moment because she’s reporting at a station she’s loved since she was a little girl. Her dream has always been to work at FOX6.

Bria’s passion for reporting is driven by her love of people and being able to share their stories with others.

Off the clock, you can find Bria in the kitchen whipping up a new recipe, spending time with her family, friends, and her beloved dog — Honey. She enjoys watching classic television shows and staying active.

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Recent Articles by Bria

  Miners from Warrior Met Coal get support from UMWA

  City of Bessemer holds yearly candlelight vigil honoring lives of those lost to violence, domestic assaults

  B’ham Council President: Magic City Classic was successful

Response to newly formed Birmingham Civilian Review Board

  Business owners excited about Ensley revitalization

  ABC Board preparing to enforce new alcohol delivery legislation

  Titusville working to revitalize blighted properties

  VeoRide offering new bike/scooter service in Birmingham

Bill would restore voting rights for people who were once incarcerated

  B‘ham Fire and Rescue committed to increasing racial, gender diversity throughout department

  Lifetime pistol permit one signature away from becoming law

  Applications open at Birmingham Fire and Rescue

  Mountain Brook could soon add entertainment districts

  B’ham City Council approves Ensley High redevelopment

  Etowah High School Agri-Science program making an impact

  Language program for parents and babies offered by Birmingham Talks

  Ethan Hill receives award for profound impact in B’ham homeless community

  Birmingham’s Habitat for Humanity helping make home ownership a reality for dozens of families

  Birmingham police chief discusses policing during pandemic

Doctors caution letting guard down as COVID-19 case totals improve

Birmingham FD reports spike in calls last year

  Damage assessment shows 265 homes damaged in Fultondale tornado

  Family survives tornado; left with nothing but each other

  Apple announces launch of innovation hub for HBCUs

  Tracking 2021 tax filing changes for businesses

  Gyms continue enforcing safety guidelines while preparing for more members in 2021

  Birmingham music scene mourns passing of Bernard Lockhart

  Birmingham City Councilor hosts holiday giveaway with Arrington funeral home