Brittany Dionne

Brittany Dionne

Reporter/Anchor

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

Does switching AC between cool and heat harm your system?

  State wastes more than a hundred COVID-19 vaccines, health leader explains what happened

Can state universities and colleges legally require students to get COVID-19 vaccine?

Jefferson Co. Schools suing popular e-cigarette brand

  State reports people who got COVID vaccine out-of-state are being refused second doses

  How new storage guidance for Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is helping the state

  How President Biden’s stimulus package will impact childhood poverty in Alabama

Is it safe or effective to mix Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines?

Decline in COVID hospitalizations has grim underlining

ADPH to launch an online COVID vaccine registration portal to help streamline process.

  State considering making COVID vaccine more accessible to seniors and low-income neighborhoods

  How state may be preparing for violent protests ahead of Presidential inauguration

COVID-19 treatment keeping hundreds from being hospitalized and very sick

Would single-dose COVID vaccinations help stretch supply and help protect more people?

ADOL seeing increase in fraudulent unemployment claims, how to find out if someone has filed with your identity

State talks vaccine security, releases location information

Ala. to shorten COVID quarantine time but likely to reject some CDC recommendations

A plea to retired nurses: ‘We need you’ as Ala. faces nursing shortage due to COVID-19 pandemic

  Fundraiser started to save financially strapped Alabama and Lyric theatres

Should voters get tested after heading to the polls?

Alabama preparing for record-breaking absentee voting

Why will some absentee ballots in Alabama not count?

  Remembering Kamille ‘Cupcake’ McKinney, the 3-year-old who brought a community together a year ago

UAB creating program to teach children about guns

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

  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

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

State seeing surge of new business applications, how everyone benefits