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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
  • Clean environmental report clears hurdle for Pilgrim’s Pride site purchase

    ATHENS, Ala. – Some good news brings the city of Athens one step closer to buying and clearing the abandoned Pilgrim’s Pride industrial site. Officials with the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) gave Athens city council news they anxiously awaited: a report shows the blighted property has no chemical issues beneath the surface. City Councilman Harold Wales says it’s a relief. “The complete project depended on that,” he explained. “If it came back and the report had been there […]

  • East Limestone band filling recovered trailer with toys, goods to donate to others

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala.  – It’s an attempt to pass on a blessing after they’ve been blessed. The East Limestone High School band is still on a high after quickly recovering their band trailer that was stolen. They want to thank the community that so aggressively shared their call for help, and are using the trailer as part of that effort. The band has partnered with Chick Fil-A of Athens, The Boys and Girls Clubs of North Alabama and Limestone County Churches […]

  • Randy Cavnar, retired DPD sergeant, running for Morgan County Sheriff

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – After 31 years with Decatur police, a retired sergeant now throws his hat in the ring to run the Morgan county sheriff’s office. Randy Cavnar says law enforcement is his calling. “To be blunt I think the sheriff’s office needs to be rebuilt, it needs to be brought to the 2017 era,” said Cavnar. This isn’t Cavnar’s first time running for sheriff, but he says he knew he would run again. He says he wants to […]

  • Extremely rare whooping cranes back at Wheeler Wildlife Refuge for winter

    DECATUR, Ala.  – It’s a special time for nature-lovers, as a rare species makes itself comfortable in the valley for another cold season. “You have 60,000 ducks that come here, roughly 20,000 sandhill cranes, and with those sandhill cranes you have a very special bird called the whooping crane,” said Amber Wilson, the Whooping Crane Outreach Program Assistant. At one point, there were only 15 of them in nature. Now, they love winters down south, bringing a treasure to Wheeler […]

  • Congressman Mo Brooks: “I voted for Roy Moore”

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala – The Athens-Limestone County Chamber of Commerce hosted a legislative update at the public library, featuring Congressman Mo Brooks. Ahead of the event, Brooks told reporters he would not take any questions about the controversial U.S. Senate race and the sexual allegations against Republican candidate Roy Moore. But after a brief presentation about the state of the national debt, he opened the forum to questions and it quickly surrounded the Moore scandal. One man frankly asked Brooks, […]

  • The Dog House in Morgan County under investigation, animals removed

    HARTSELLE, Ala. – Morgan County Sheriff Ana Franklin says they’re investigating “The Dog House.” It’s a business that’s listed as offering grooming, training and boarding services. Franklin says a concerned citizen called, worried about what was going on inside the business. She says deputies made a welfare check. She’s not releasing what deputies found, but did confirm the animals were removed. We spoke with a man who lives nearby The Dog House. “I noticed not much activity, didn’t know if […]

  • East Limestone HS stolen band trailer returns; all instruments intact

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – It was quite a rollercoaster weekend for the Marching Indians at East Limestone High School. After winning a series of awards at a competition in Birmingham, the marching band woke up to news that their band trailer was stolen, with all of their instruments inside. “It was like a bad joke,” said band booster president Tracy Smith. Immediately, they began planning out a strategy to replace the more than $200,000 of missing equipment. She says the […]

  • More than $90,000 raised to turn old Scout House into music venue

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala.  –  One day at a time, an iconic red building in Limestone County gets closer to its new future, one that will be music to the ears of many students. “This facility was empty for five years, it had a lot of rot, and needed a lot of renovations and repairs,” said committee chair Holly Hollman. “We’re raising money to repurpose a historic building near downtown Athens and turn it into a music venue.” Built in the […]

  • Limestone County Sheriff’s Office holds impromptu Trunk or Treat after interstate mixup

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – Deputies planned to spend Halloween night patrolling, but, at the last minute, added passing out candy to their plans, as a result of a name mix-up from the Lone Star State. Stephen Young with the Limestone County Sheriff’s Office tells WHNT News 19 that all week, their office received calls from residents asking about details of a trunk or treat, a trunk or treat they weren’t planning. “We figured out finally, it’s Limestone County Sheriff’s Office in […]

  • Officials confirm one person has died in Limestone County house fire

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – County Coroner Mike West and State Fire Marshals now lead the follow-up investigation into a house fire in the 23000 block of Berzett Road in east Limestone County. Officials received the call just before eleven Monday morning. Around 4 p.m. officials confirmed human remains were found in the debris. The house was fully engulfed by fire and parts of it collapsed. Fire departments from Limestone and Madison Counties responded, including Athens, Bobo, Harvest, Piney Chapel, East Limestone and […]

  • Limestone County Health Department to hold drive-through flu vaccine clinic

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – Alongside the Limestone County Emergency Management Agency, the health department for the county is hosting this year’s drive through flu vaccine clinic at the Athens Sportsplex on Highway 31. The clinic will be from 9 am – 2 pm. “If they have Medicaid, Medicare or Blue Cross, they just need to bring their insurance card,” said clinical supervisor Daphne McElyea. “If they don’t have any insurance it’s just $2 [cash] for the immunization.” You will just drive […]

  • Applications available for Decatur Police’s first Volunteer Academy

    DECATUR, Ala. – For the first time, police in the River City open their doors to curious residents like never before. Their Volunteer Academy will give you the chance to see exactly what the department does. Starting January 16, participants will meet every Tuesday for two hours over the course of eleven weeks for the hands-on experience. “They’ll tour dispatch and see info come through, there will be a K-9 demonstration, a taser demonstration, they’ll get to train on a […]