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  • Brenda Ladun

    Brenda Ladun

    Brenda Ladun anchors the weekday 6:00 and 10:00 News on ABC 33/40 and presents her Matters of Faith stories every week.More >>
    Brenda Ladun anchors the weekday 6:00 and 10:00 News on ABC 33/40 and presents her Matters of Faith stories every week.More >>
  • Brian Peters

    Brian Peters

    Brian Peters watched lightning as a child, so it was no surprise that when a hurricane affected him in Florida, he would choose to go into the field of meteorology.
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    Brian Peters watched lightning as a child, so it was no surprise that when a hurricane affected him in Florida, he would choose to go into the field of meteorology.More >>
  • Candace White

    Candace White

    Candace White is a reporter for Good Morning Alabama and a producer.  She spends half her time in front of the camera, bringing you stories you need to know about before heading out the door.  The other half of her time is spent producing and building some of the newscasts you watch every day.More >>
    Candace White is a reporter for Good Morning Alabama and a producer.  She spends half her time in front of the camera, bringing you stories you need to know about before heading out the door.  The other half of her time is spent producing and building some of the newscasts you watch every day.More >>
  • Charles Daniel

    Charles Daniel

    Charles is originally from Marietta, Georgia. He graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in Communications. Severe weather the day before graduation changed his life forever.More >>
    Charles is originally from Marietta, Georgia. He graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in Communications. Severe weather the day before graduation changed his life forever.
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  • Dave Baird

    Dave Baird

    Dave anchors ABC 33/40's 6:00 and 10:00 news.  He has more than four decades of news experience in Central Alabama.More >>
    Dave anchors ABC 33/40's 6:00 and 10:00 news.  He has more than four decades of news experience in Central Alabama.More >>
  • Ebony Hall

    Ebony Hall

    Ebony Hall has been with ABC 33/40 since 2004. She started as a reporter in our Tuscaloosa Bureau and later transferred to our Birmingham newsroom. In 2010, Ebony began anchoring the Saturday evening newscasts, and in 2012, she was promoted to co-anchor Good Morning Alabama.More >>
    Ebony Hall has been with ABC 33/40 since 2004. She started as a reporter in our Tuscaloosa Bureau and later transferred to our Birmingham newsroom. In 2010, Ebony began anchoring the Saturday evening newscasts, and in 2012, she was promoted to co-anchor Good Morning Alabama.More >>
  • Edward Burch

    Edward Burch

    Edward Burch joined ABC 33/40's Focus @ 4:00 team in September.More >>
    Edward Burch joined ABC 33/40's Focus @ 4:00 team in September.More >>
  • Haley Westbrook

    Haley Westbrook

    Haley joined the ABC 3340 team in July, 2011 as a reporter determined to make a lasting difference in the community.More >>
    Haley joined the ABC 3340 team in July, 2011 as a reporter determined to make a lasting difference in the community.More >>
  • Honora Gathings

    Honora Gathings

    Honora Gathings is thrilled to be back home! Born and raised in Birmingham, she graduated from Advent Episcopal Day School and Mountain Brook High School. After earning her bachelor's degree from FloridaMore >>
    Honora Gathings anchors the Saturday and Sunday news. Her investigative reports can be seen during the week.
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  • Isaiah Harper

    Isaiah Harper

    Isaiah is a veteran reporter and Alabama native who is happy to be covering stories that impact the people of Tuscaloosa and western Alabama.More >>
    Isaiah is a veteran reporter and Alabama native who is happy to be covering stories that impact the people of Tuscaloosa and western Alabama.More >>
  • James Spann

    James Spann

    James is the Chief Meteorologist for ABC 33/40. He can be seen weeknights on the news at 4, 5, 6, and 10 o'clock. He joined ABC 33/40 one month after the station signed on the air in the fall of 1996.More >>
    James is the Chief Meteorologist for ABC 33/40. He can be seen weeknights on the news at 5, 6, and 10 o'clock.More >>
  • Jeff Speegle

    Jeff Speegle

    Jeff Speegle is the weekend sports anchor at ABC 33/40, joining the team in 1996 when the station signed on the air.More >>
    Jeff Speegle is the weekend sports anchor at ABC 33/40, joining the team in 1996 when the station signed on the air.More >>
  • Larry Miller

    Larry Miller

    Larry Miller joined the reporting team at ABC 33/40 in February.  He's excited to call the "Magic City" home and looking forward to his adventure in the Southeast.  Larry comes to us from Southern OregonMore >>
    Larry Miller joined the reporting team at ABC 33/40 in February.  He's excited to call the "Magic City" home and looking forward to his adventure in the Southeast.
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  • Lauren Walsh

    Lauren Walsh

    Lauren joined the ABC 33/40 news team in June as a reporter/ multimedia journalist. She’s excited to be part of our crew dedicated to Focus @ 4:00.More >>
    Lauren joined the ABC 33/40 news team in June as a reporter/ multimedia journalist. She’s excited to be part of our crew dedicated to Focus @ 4:00.More >>
  • Linda Mays

    Linda Mays

    Linda Mays is an award winning journalist who anchors the Midday and 5:00 News on ABC 33/40. She also keeps viewers up to date on the latest medical developments through her daily "Your Health" reports.More >>
    Linda Mays is an award winning journalist who anchors the Midday and 5:00 News on ABC 33/40. She also keeps viewers up to date on the latest medical developments through her daily "Your Health" reports.More >>
  • Marissa Mitchell

    Marissa Mitchell

    Marissa Mitchell is an anchor/reporter at ABC 33/40. She anchors the Midday News every Monday, and serves as a primary fill-in host for "Talk of Alabama." During the week, Marissa covers Birmingham City Hall.More >>
    Marissa Mitchell is an anchor/reporter at ABC 33/40. She anchors the Midday News every Monday, and serves as a primary fill-in host for "Talk of Alabama." During the week, Marissa covers Birmingham City Hall.More >>
  • Meaghan Thomas

    Meaghan Thomas

    Meaghan was born in Atlanta, Georgia and grew up in the suburb of Johns Creek. Her passion for broadcasting and meteorology became apparent in middle school and from that she has never deviated.More >>
    Meaghan was born in Atlanta, Georgia and grew up in the suburb of Johns Creek. Her passion for broadcasting and meteorology became apparent in middle school and from that she has never deviated.More >>
  • Mike Raita

    Mike Raita

    Mike is an EMMY award winning sportscaster and a 1981 graduate of Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. Mike got his start in broadcasting in 1981.More >>
    Mike is an EMMY award winning sportscaster and a 1981 graduate of Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. Mike got his start in broadcasting in 1981.More >>
  • Nicole Allshouse

    Nicole Allshouse

    Nicole Allshouse is the host of ABC 33/40's morning program, "Talk of Alabama." It is a light hearted show aimed at enlightening, entertaining and engaging its viewers. And we believe Nicole is the kindMore >>
    Nicole Allshouse is the host of ABC 33/40's morning program, "Talk of Alabama." It is a light hearted show aimed at enlightening, entertaining and engaging its viewers. And we believe Nicole is the kind of person you'll never forget.More >>
  • Pam Huff

    Pam Huff

    A familiar face to Birmingham news viewers for more than 30 years, Pam anchors "Focus@4" and the "5 O'Clock News" on ABC 33/40.More >>
    A familiar face to Birmingham news viewers for more than 30 years, Pam anchors "Focus@4" and the "5 O'Clock News" on ABC 33/40.More >>
  • Robert Richardson

    Robert Richardson

    Robert Richardson joined ABC 33/40 as a reporter in June 2013. He is thrilled to be working for the hometown news team he watched as a teenager.More >>
    Robert Richardson joined ABC 33/40 as a reporter in June 2013. He is thrilled to be working for the hometown news team he watched as a teenager.More >>
  • Samantha Russell

    Samantha Russell

    Samantha Russell spent half of her childhood in Birmingham and the other half in Enid, Oklahoma, Growing up dancing and spending lots of time on stage, Samantha always had dreams of being in front of theMore >>
    Samantha Russell spent half of her childhood in Birmingham and the other half in Enid, Oklahoma, Growing up dancing and spending lots of time on stage, Samantha always had dreams of being in front of the camera.More >>
  • Sarah Snyder

    Sarah Snyder

    Sarah joined ABC 33/40 in January 2011 as a reporter.More >>
    Sarah joined ABC 33/40 in January 2011 as a reporter.More >>
  • Sheri Falk

    Sheri Falk

    Sheri Falk joined the ABC 33/40 morning news team in March.   Before moving her dogs, cats and husband to Birmingham, Sheri spent the last five years working in Hattiesburg, Mississippi at WDAM-TV. WhileMore >>
    Sheri Falk joined the ABC 33/40 morning news team in March. Before moving her dogs, cats and husband to Birmingham, Sheri spent the last five years working in Hattiesburg, Mississippi at WDAM-TV. While there she served as the evening anchor and general assignment/health reporter.More >>
  • Sherrie Evans

    Sherrie Evans

    Sherrie Evans joined ABC 3340 in March 2012 and is excited to be reporting in the Magic City. This is her second time calling Birmingham home, having lived and worked here about 10 years ago.  SherrieMore >>
    Sherrie Evans joined ABC 3340 in March 2012 and is excited to be reporting in the Magic City. This is her second time calling Birmingham home, having lived and worked here about 10 years ago.
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  • Stu McCann

    Stu McCann

    Stu joined the sports team at ABC 33/40 in October, 2012 as a producer and reporter. He's spent the past five years in Alabama getting an education in the SEC and BBQ. He continues to advance toward aMore >>
    Stu joined the sports team at ABC 33/40 in October, 2012 as a producer and reporter. He's spent the past five years in Alabama getting an education in the SEC and BBQ. He continues to advance toward a dual doctorate.More >>
  • Thomas Lower

    Thomas Lower

    Thomas hosts TechBits on Wednesday's 10:00 newscast and Thursday's Good Morning Alabama.More >>
    Thomas hosts TechBits on Wednesday's 10:00 newscast and Thursday's Good Morning Alabama.More >>
  • Venton Blandin

    Venton Blandin

    Vinnie Blandin, an Emmy-nominated reporter, joined Alabama's ABC 33/40 in July. A Chicago native, he became interested in television news after watching local stations cover a shooting in his neighborhood.More >>
    Vinnie Blandin, an Emmy-nominated reporter, joined Alabama's ABC 33/40 in July. A Chicago native, he became interested in television news after watching local stations cover a shooting in his neighborhood. More >>
  • Latest StoriesMore>>

  • Ice bucket challenge goes awry, firefighters hurt

    Ice bucket challenge goes awry, firefighters hurt

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:04 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:04:55 GMT
    A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters when a fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line after they dumped water on college...More >>
    A charity stunt that has grown into a social media phenomenon went terribly wrong for four Kentucky firefighters when a fire truck's ladder got too close to a power line after they dumped water on college students who...More >>
  • Samford students move in

    Samford students move in

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:11 AM EDT2014-08-22 13:11:21 GMT
    700 freshmen move into their residence halls today at Samford. They will be greeted by volunteers and the Samford football team who will help them move all their stuff into their rooms.More >>
    700 freshmen move into their residence halls today at Samford. They will be greeted by volunteers and the Samford football team who will help them move all their stuff into their rooms.More >>
  • Fridays to Go August 22 - 24

    Fridays to Go August 22 - 24

    Friday, August 22 2014 8:36 AM EDT2014-08-22 12:36:23 GMT
    Area events for the weekendMore >>
    Area events for the weekend
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