Brittany Dionne

Brittany Dionne


Birmingham, Ala.

There’s no place like home for Brittany Dionne, a Birmingham, AL native and graduate of the University of Alabama at Birmingham and E.B. Erwin High School.

Brittany joined the WBRC FOX6 News team in February of 2019 as a reporter/anchor after serving as a reporter and fill-in Anchor for First Coast News in Jacksonville, FL. While in the “Sunshine Sate”, Brittany covered the terrorist attack at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Hurricane Michael and Hurricane Irma, and the disappearance of the El Faro container ship where 33 sailors perished after the ship sank upon sailing into the path of Hurricane Joaquin. While in Jacksonville, Brittany was also part of coverage which earned the news team the prestigious Regional Edward R. Murrow award for Hurricane Matthew coverage. Her contributions also led to several team members winning Emmys for coverage of the Pulse nightclub mass shooting.

Brittany began her journalism career in Columbus, GA at ABC/FOX affiliate WTVM News Leader 9. While in Columbus, Brittany served as lead legal reporter and fill-in anchor. She also covered Fort Benning where she spent countless hours documenting life on post for our nations hero’s.

Recent Articles by Brittany

  Resources still available for businesses impacted by COVID-19 pandemic

  Birmingham fire station working to tackle bed bug problem

  Expanded outdoor seating now allowed in Tuscaloosa

  COVID-19 in Alabama: Where are we with cases after Labor Day?

  Alabama preparing for record-breaking absentee voting

Alabama women’s pay activist reflects on death of Justice Ginsburg

  Expert: Mental health after quarantine is important

  Are schools going back to in-person instruction too soon? Teacher’s union weighs in

  B’ham Parks Board President on closing a dozen rec centers: ‘There’s been a miscommunication’

  B’ham Parks and Recs Board to vote on closing a dozen recreation centers

  Is it possible to speed up COVID-19 quarantine after exposure?

  Special tribute for Chilton County father who lost his battle with COVID-19

  Fundraiser started to save financially strapped Alabama and Lyric theatres

  B’ham financial advisor: Payroll tax deferral may have to be paid back

  Birmingham parents react to the first day of school and learning virtually

  COVID-19 pandemic impacts Alabama’s gas tax

  State prepares for surge in COVID-19 cases after Labor Day celebrations

  Bibb Co. woman starts petition to block new prison, why prison in Brent can’t be renovated

  Doctors: Steroids show promise as COVID-19 treatment, but when you take them is key to increasing survival

  Clinical trial for COVID-19 treatment begins in Cullman, participants needed

  On the front-lines: The role of speech-language pathologists during COVID-19 pandemic

  Do masks cause nosebleeds in younger children?

  B’ham city worker: Crime will increase if furloughs happen

UAB: African Americans more at risk of colon cancer, symptoms to look for

  AL state health officer reacts to CDC updated COVID-19 testing guidelines

State seeing surge of new business applications, how everyone benefits

  COVID-19 test: A quicker and painless option available

  ADOL: State to start sending extra $300 benefit within two weeks

  Learn how UAB & ADPH plan to enhance the state’s stroke response system

  Ala. top infectious disease expert: Convalescent plasma doesn’t show much benefit for COVID-19 patients