Steve Crocker

Steve Crocker

Anchor

Birmingham, Ala.

Steve Crocker co-anchors the 6 and 9pm newscasts at WBRC FOX6 News.

Steve grew up watching television news in Queens, New York and was introduced to broadcasting by his older brother Rob, who does jazz radio in the New York area.

Steve's broadcasting career began at WCLK radio in Atlanta, while attending Morehouse College, where he earned a B.A. in Mass Communications. After working as a producer and reporter at several radio stations in Atlanta in the late 80's, he moved to TV in 1990, as a news writer for CNN, working on stories including the fall of the Soviet Union, the Los Angeles riots and the O.J. Simpson trial. On occasion, Steve also filled in as an anchor for CNN, Headline News and CNN's Airport channel.

In 1995, Steve went to work as a reporter and morning anchor for KDFW-TV, the Fox station in Dallas. In 1998, Steve moved to WIS-TV in Columbia, S.C. to anchor the 6pm & 11pm news. In 2003, Steve joined the WBRC/FOX6 team and has been proud to be in Birmingham ever since.


Recent Articles by Steve

  Potential Sickle Cell breakthrough

  Birmingham police officer accused of excessive force disciplined twice in 2019

  Family mourns son on third anniversary of his murder

Former Bessemer Mayor Ed May recovering from stroke

Alabama AG returns money to Bruce Pettway

  Founder of reddit discusses tech startups outside of Silicon Valley

  Grand opening of new trail at Red Mountain Park

  Black Girl Ventures: An opportunity for capital

Students reflect on this year’s Fox6 Kids and Jobs

Teenagers earn their paychecks through the “Kids and Jobs” program

  First look at the DC BLOX facility

  ‘Build Up’ program revitalizing Ensley neighborhood

  UAB Adult Sickle Cell Center

  UNCF pushing to end student debt

  State officials meet in Clanton to prep for hurricane season

HICA unveils new logo

  First-time moms benefit from Nurse Family Partnership at UAB

  Clinical trial coming to UAB could result in cure for sickle cell disease

  SWAC Commissioner: 'We want to be here’

UAB student ‘overwhelmed’ by African Ancestry results

  Extension coming to Lakeshore Trail

  New partnership between Lawson State and Mercedes Benz

Investigation into JeffCo Public Defender after claims of ‘racially hostile’ workplace

  DC Blox finishing up flagship data center in Titusville community

  Former Birmingham Mayor Larry Langford laid to rest Monday

  Birmingham Civil Rights Institute reverses decision to honor Angela Davis

  Groundbreaking ceremony held for Birmingham’s new downtown stadium

  New partnership to attract Zyp bike riders in Birmingham

  Family has military in their “DNA”

  Former Balch and Bingham attorney sentenced to prison for bribery, conspiracy