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

Black Men in America: I CAN’T BREATHE – A Virtual Town Hall Meeting

Women’s health group attacked during graduation

  Renovation coming to Masonic Temple in Birmingham

Quilts from the Lynch Quilts Project at UAB through March 15

  Ties2Success teaching kids more than how to tie a tie

Will a Ramsay McCormack ruling greenlight redevelopment?

  New apartments in the works near the Rotary Trail

  Data and community feedback over Birmingham’s Via Transit

  B’ham non-profit looks to expand nationwide

  PiCA grants announced for 2020

  First Look: Inside the new A.G. Gaston Boys and Girls Club

Woodlawn Foundation to build affordable homes on Georgia Ave

  B’ham woman’s journey leads to necessary changes in neighborhood

Gifts for Kids tree up at Brookwood Mall

  Birmingham basketball talent Hannah Edwards signs letter of intent

  ‘Thank You’: BPD Chief Patrick Smith opens up with message to B’ham

Flipping houses a big business in Birmingham

  Magic City Classic Drum Majors

  Police looking for suspect who struck gas station clerk

  HBCU presidents meet in Birmingham

  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