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

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

UAB creating program to teach children about guns

Alabama preparing for record-breaking absentee voting

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

  Fundraiser started to save financially strapped Alabama and Lyric theatres

  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

  COVID-19 test: A quicker and painless option available

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

Chilton Co. man loses his battle with COVID-19

Family of veteran killed in hit-and-run offer additional reward for information in his death

AL community colleges plan for start of school, will COVID-19 tests be required?

  City of Hoover responds after Birmingham chaplain calls protest arrest ‘unwarranted'

Face shield vs. Masks: Which provides better protection against COVID-19?

The FDA warns your hand sanitizer could be poisoning you

Mask Facts vs. Myths: Do masks cause you to breathe carbon dioxide?

  Will school districts be able to get the proper cleaning supplies?

  Health official warns of new COVID-19 surge and the possibility of overwhelming system

UAB doctor warns of overwhelmed hospitals: “It keeps me up at night”

Medical bills could be thousands of dollars treating COVID-19 patients

Will the COVID-19 vaccine be mandatory?

  Tuscaloosa Mayor: Loss of Alabama football season due to COVID-19 could be ‘catastrophic’

Why a Pinson man who caught a suspected car thief decided not to press charges

Are recovered COVID-19 patients immune?

‘Parnell is God’s miracle!’: UAB Police Sgt. making continued progress in battle with COVID-19

UAB Police Sgt. making progress in battle with COVID-19; transferred out of ICU

Essential worker: ‘I’m being forced to make a decision no one should have to make.’