Justin McNelley

Justin McNelley

Sports Reporter

Dothan, AL

Justin McNelley has been a member of the team since May of 2013 where he started out as an intern in the Sports Department. Since then, he has worked behind the scenes as a photographer and news content specialist. Justin is now happy to follow his passion as a sports reporter for WDFX Fox 34 and WSFA 12 News.

A native of Dothan, Justin is thrilled to be back home covering sports in the Wiregrass. He graduated high school from Ashford Academy and then attended college at Troy University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Broadcast Journalism with a concentration in Sports Information.

In his spare time, you can find Justin enjoying anything sports related, especially if it has to do with his Troy Trojans. GO TROJANS!


  • Troy University - Broadcast Journalism
  • Troy University- Minor in Sports Information

Recent Articles by Justin

Savoy Jones’ memory lives on through scholarship

Cougars trying to go out on top in final season

  Gov. Kay Ivey honors Auburn men’s basketball team

  Ware returns home to help gather supplies for tornado victims

  Former national champion helping lead Troy offense

  Govs soar in national rankings

  Mirly twice as nice for the Trojans

  Hardee’s Pro Classic puts Dothan on tennis map

  G.W. Long softball focusing one game at a time during win streak

  Dothan Area Botanical Gardens Plant Sale in full bloom

  Dothan cyclist wins silver in Abu Dhabi

  Houston Academy hosts Community Helpers Week

Rattler 250 ushering in new wave of racing talent

Charles Henderson whipping up out of this world dishes

  Dothan cyclist to compete in Special Olympics World Games

LeAnna Johnson becoming Troy’s strikeout machine

  Trojans top the NCAA in rebounding

Foster Fest means more customers for local businesses

  Former opponents now key parts for Troy Women’s Basketball

  #SpitStrong: Bobby Spitulski’s miraculous return to Troy

  Georgiana eyes program’s first state title

  Troy preps for rival South Alabama

  Teenagers get hands-on experience at Wiregrass WOW event

Despite distractions, Charles Henderson has sights set on another state title

  Young Trojans open 2019 season Friday

  Dothan hosts high-caliber JUCO softball tournament

4 Wiregrass athletes sign FBS scholarships

  Empty Bowls aimed to assist Alabama food bank

  Senior Bowl brings out the best upperclassmen in college football

  Mom and daughter duo lead Geneva County on the court