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Shevaun joined WHNT in June 2014 as a multimedia journalist, and now, you can also catch her anchoring on Saturday and Sunday mornings. A Miami native of Jamaican descent, Shevaun is passionate about submerging herself in southern culture.

Shevaun is a proud ‘Cane, graduating from the University of Miami in 2013 where she joined Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. At UM, she anchored UMTV NewsVision and hosted UMTV SportsDesk while interning at WSVN 7 News, a FOX affiliate in Miami. She also interned with WEDR, a Miami radio station.

After graduating, Shevaun moved to Gulfport/Biloxi, Mississippi as a reporter for WXXV News 25, a local news product that launched in 2013, of which Shevaun was an inaugural member.

When she’s not working the camera, Shevaun can be found at car shows or sports events, cooking Jamaican food, or traveling.

Have a tip or an idea? Shevaun wants to hear from you! She enjoys communicating with our viewers. Follow her on Twitter @FinesseBryan or email her at shevaun.bryan@whnt.com


Recent Articles
  • Highschoolers win first place in state competition for water purification invention

    ATHENS, Ala. – A real world solution to a real world problem, that assignment at Athens High School led to two rising seniors getting first place in a state competition for an invention that could help people worldwide. Under the guidance of Athens High teacher Michael May, Andrew Ross and Spencer Durm spent weeks on end researching ways to purify water, focusing on countries thousands of miles away. “1.1 billion people are without clean water in this world, which is 15% […]

  • Former U.S. Attorney Alice Martin announces candidacy for Alabama Attorney General

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – A new candidate has thrown her name in the ring, announcing a run for Alabama Attorney General. It’s a familiar name with an extensive track record. Alice Martin is seeking the Republican nomination for AG in a primary that will take place in 2018. Martin is the first female U.S. attorney in the northern district of Alabama and is perhaps best known for prosecuting a series of public corruption cases. She created a public corruption task force that did […]

  • School board fills multiple principal vacancies, narrows superintendent search to five

    DECATUR, Ala. – More administrative changes are coming to Decatur City Schools, as thousands of the district’s students will have a new principal following a school board meeting Monday. The school board voted 4-1 to accept interim superintendent Dale Edwards’ recommended administrative changes. The following people, three new to the district are filling principal vacancies at elementary and middle schools: David A. McCollum – Banks-Caddell Tamara Booker Caudle – Walter Jackson Allen C. Malone – West Decatur Elizabeth S. Hales […]

  • Murder suspect’s $1 million bond reinstated after contacting kids

    DECATUR, Ala. – A woman charged with her husband’s murder now faces a reinstated $1 million bond after violating a judge’s order. Thursday, Morgan County Circuit Judge Glenn Thompson lowered Michelle Lee Owen’s bond from $1 M to $100,000. She was also strictly instructed not to try to contact her children. Officials say in about three hours, she violated that order and tried to call her children from the Morgan County Jail. She violated the order before she ever made bail, […]

  • POLICE: Man shoots himself in front of Huntsville Police Department

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville police blocked off Wheeler Avenue at Church Street as well as the entry to Memorial Parkway Saturday morning due to a significant presence outside their headquarters. Officials said that someone called police saying their family member was threatening to kill himself. Officers went into the parking lot to confront the man and officials say he shot himself as they approached him. He’s been transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. The investigation is ongoing.

  • Pizzeria owner wants to see food trucks come to Athens

    ATHENS, Ala. – Food trucks are a growing trend, and the owner of Joe’s Famous Pizzeria wants to see it in Athens. Joe Carlucci went before the city council and wanted to see how to go about making it happen. He’s had a mobile oven for over a year, and has seen its success at festivals and events around the Tennessee Valley, but now wants to see it in his own backyard. He believes it would be a win all […]

  • James Gordon named principal of Tanner High

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – A new principal has been named for Tanner High. The school hasn’t had a new principal in over 20 years, and Tuesday, they named James Gordon as the school’s new leader. “He’s been an assistant principal at Bob Jones High School in Madison City, he’s been in Jefferson County amongst others,” said Limestone County Schools Superintendent Tom Sisk. “We hope that because he has a rich experience in a diverse, low economic area where we struggle a […]

  • RUAG Space opens facility in United Launch Alliance facility, brings jobs

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – More high-tech jobs are coming to the Tennessee Valley, while growing north Alabama’s impact on the aerospace industry. Elected officials help a unique launch for RUAG Space’s first facility of its kind in the United States. The Switzerland-based company started moving into their $40 million dollar space months ago. RUAG’s launch brings 100 new, high-tech job opportunities. The company is a product supplier, and longtime partner on United Launch Alliance’s Atlas program, with plans of helping […]

  • Lawrence County NAACP suggests principal candidates for two schools

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. – Delegates from the Lawrence County NAACP went before the school board Monday evening, hoping to sway its decision on who leads two schools in North Courtland and Town Creek. Representatives urged the board to consider two people they recommended for the principal positions at R.A. Hubbard High and Hazlewood Elementary. Superintendent Jon Bret Smith says they acknowledge the recommendations, but that one of the positions isn’t open. At the meeting, the school board voted to transfer Moulton Middle’s […]

  • Falkville High, Hartselle Junior High broken into

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – Glass repairmen were called to two different schools in two different districts after officials found they were broken into Monday morning. Falkville High and Hartselle Junior High, from Morgan County Schools and Hartselle City Schools, respectively, both had their front glass doors shattered. Superintendent Vic Wilson with Hartselle City Schools tells WHNT News 19 the break-ins at the two schools are very similar, and he believes it may be the same person or persons responsible for […]

  • BREAKING OVERNIGHT: Second escapee caught, one more missing

    COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. – Investigators with the Colbert County Sheriff’s Office confirm two of the three escapees from Prentiss County, Mississippi have been caught. “We have another of the subjects in custody,” said Sheriff Frank Williamson. “Hopefully [we’ll] have the other before daylight.” Early Saturday morning, they captured David Glasco, leaving John Brown as the only one missing. “People need to look for a white male wearing a red shirt with jeans,” said Williamson. Colbert County investigators have been working […]

  • Police search for woman accused of scamming elderly woman in Decatur

    DECATUR, Ala. – Decatur police are asking for your help identifying a woman accused of conning a senior out of her money. They also want to remind you not to become they next target. Decatur police want to question a woman they say is accused of taking advantage of someone’s kindness. Police say she talked the victim into giving her money. “We had an elderly female approached by another female, on the property of Walmart. This female began telling her […]