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

  How likely are younger students to comply with wearing a face covering at school?

  Considering homeschool? Here’s what you need to know

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

  The FDA warns your hand sanitizer could be poisoning you

  COVID-19 vaccine showing promise, moves into final test stage

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

  Think wearing a mask is uncomfortable? Try being on a ventilator, UAB shows how ventilators work

  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

  Attorneys accuse the city of Hoover of mistreating peaceful protesters

  Health official warns of new COVID-19 surge

  Will face masks prevent police from identifying Riverchase Galleria mall shooting suspects?

  Does cigarette smoke carry coronavirus?

  Carbon Hill mayor turns in letter of resignation; Emergency meeting scheduled for Wednesday

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

  Should the state make face masks mandatory?

  Will the COVID-19 vaccine be mandatory?

  Getting arrested during a protest can cost more than some think

  How to prevent and treat acne caused by face mask

  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

  The search for a COVID-19 vaccine continues

  B’ham city leader weighs in on whether the city would consider defunding BPD

  Are recovered COVID-19 patients immune?

  Why is the Alabama COVID-19 recovery rate only an estimate?

  Expired meat given out at food giveaway, neighbors complain, organizer responds

Can you refuse to work during COVID-19 pandemic if you have an underlying illness?

  UAB doctor weighs in on accuracy of COVID-19 antibody test

Fact or Fiction: Are the coronavirus stimulus checks a loan?

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