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Shevaun joined WHNT in June 2014 as a multimedia journalist. 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


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    The Rock senior pastor addresses congregation on same-sex ruling

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Talk of the Supreme Court ruling to legalize same-sex marriage is filling many churches Sunday morning, including The Rock Family Worship Center. “We live from higher court and that is supreme over all the opinions of mankind,” said senior pastor Rusty Nelson to the congregation. They gave the leader a standing ovation as he read a prepared statement in response to the ruling. “We will not perform, acknowledge, I cannot adhere to any unbiblical demand created […]

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    Minister willing to perform same-sex ceremonies in face of possible shortage

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – News of legalized same-sex marriage is still sinking in. As the high court’s decision puts licenses in couples’ hands, there could still be resistance at the altar. That’s where ordained minister Bill Jones stepping in. “Being from Alabama myself, I understand the prejudice that still there and it may be hard to find ordained ministers willing to perform ceremonies and I wanted to offer my services.” Jones says he will travel to perform a wedding for any […]

  • Supreme Court ruling solidifies Wedding Week unions

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Now that the Supreme Court has legalized same-sex marriage from coast to coast, couples here in north Alabama feel they are finally out of limbo, especially those that were married during Wedding Week in Huntsville. “We knew there was a chance that they would put a hold on it,” said Wedding Week alum Eleanor White. With marriage licenses in hand, they were confused and frustrated when Alabama’s same sex marriage was halted. “We were like […]

  • Picketers protest Lawrence County animal shelter

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Picketers lined Highway 157 less than a block away from the street that houses the county shelter. Former employees and volunteers say they’ve witnessed nothing short of animal abuse at the hands of the director, Bobbie Taylor, holding up signs of bold messages — accusing Taylor of abusing and even killing the dogs. “We have found [the animals] dead consistently, over and over,” said yearlong employee Matthew Hardyman. “It breaks my heart to see them […]

  • People speak on Lawrence County shelter experiences

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – A number of stories from different people putting a negative light on the county animal shelter and its director, now accused of animal abuse.  “The stench of urine could knock you out,” said animal rescuer Cheryl Jones. “And the dogs are in crates that are too small for them.” People who have recently adopted from the shelter have also come forward. “You can just see the mess they’re living in,” said Ariel Riddle. She adopted […]

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    Appleton Learning now hiring more than 600 education positions in north Alabama

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – This fall, Alabama classrooms will have hundreds of new faces, which means hundreds of new job opportunities — especially here in the north part of the state. “Appleton is currently hiring 1100 positions for education jobs all over the state of Alabama,” explained Appleton Learning recruitment marketing coordinator Kaki Morrow. “Here in the Tennessee Valley we’re hiring for over 600 positions between now and when school starts.” Appleton Learning places educators in short- and long-term opportunities. […]

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    Warm homecoming for Russellville rocket international champs

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT)  – Proud parents and Russellville city leaders gathered at Huntsville’s airport to welcome home their teenage champions — winning a on a global level. The Russellville Rocket Team is back in Alabama after winning the World Finals Rocketry Challenge in Paris — this after they won the team American Challenge last month. Parents, teachers, and Russellville city officials warmly welcomed the champions, with signs in tow. For the past ten years, the Team America competition has been […]

  • Thousands flock to Rocket City Pride 2015 downtown

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – The downtown streets were taken over by a colorful display for the fourth year of Rocket City Pride. “It is the most diverse event in the city because the LGBTQ community is part of every other community,” said James Robinson, executive director of Free2Be, the sponsor of the event and parade. Though organizers hoped to have a Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage by now, they are still in high spirits about the progress the LGBTQ […]

  • Huntsville meeting to discuss Charleston set for Monday

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Following the tragic church shooting in Charleston, South Carolina, a meeting is set for Monday evening here in Huntsville to discuss the implications of the event. It’s set for 6:30 p.m. at All Nations Christian Center. Attendees are asked to wear all black to mourn and pay respect to Charleston’s victims. “While it’s not on your doorstep, it still affects you,” said organizer Afu Okosun. “We can provide that education, that ability for people to understand […]

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    Rescue squad recovers body in Lake Guntersville after being called to a drowning

    GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – First responders were called to a possible drowning at Lake Guntersville around 5 p.m. Saturday evening right off of Highway 431. It’s near the part of the lake where a wakeboarding tournament was being held. Officials are saying two people were wrestling and went down into the water — but only one surfaced. Multiple rescue boats took to the lake, searching for the person. Marshall County Dispatch confirms rescue crews did recover a body, and the coroner […]

  • Friends work to raise money for teen Hartselle wreck victim

    DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – A wreck last weekend has an 18-year-old Hartselle woman, Summer King, hospitalized with life-threatening injuries. Her friends took the parking lot of her workplace, a Decatur Chili’s and turned it into a car wash. “We want to make sure her family has help,” said friend Amelia Coleman. “Summer is in a tragic situation but we have to think of the family too.” The car wash also featured t-shirts and stickers for sale to benefit Summer’s family, […]

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    Former Charleston residents react to church shooting

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) –  The fatal shooting in a Charleston, South Carolina church has a ripple effect across the country, both in and out of the religious community. While local preachers are responding with prayer and encouraging others to keep their faith close, north Alabama residents who once called Charleston home say they cannot help but stay on top of the developing events. “In Charleston, that’s one of the largest AME (African Methodist Episcopal) churches in the nation,” said Alabama […]

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