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.
According to a letter inviting neighbors to a community meeting Thursday December 19 at 6 p.m. at City Hall, the developers want to build a Quick Trip Travel Center with a diesel fuel truck truck island at the corner of Walker Chapel Road and Rogina Street.
The unity walk began at Maclin Park and ended at the corner of 33rd Terrace North and F.L. Shuttlesworth Drive where 5 year-old Tanarius “TJ” Moore Jr. was struck by a stray bullet after getting stuck in the crossfire of a family dispute.
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Birmingham's 5 Points South community grieving the loss of beloved bartender Kim Paul "Kimbo" Walker found dead in his home Thursday as police search for suspects in what they're calling a murder investigation.
With the discovery of the remains of missing Clark Atlanta University student Alexis Crawford and disappearance of Auburn student Aniah Blanchard, dozens of women met downtown Birmingham to learn how to defend themselves if attacked.
In her two short years as head of Fairfield City School, Dr. Thompson has improved the districts state score from an "F" to an overall score of 75 on the Alabama State Department of Education 2019 report card.