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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


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    DECATUR, Ala. – Many residents remain displaced eleven weeks after the April 3 storm. Multiple homes are still condemned, and some people still live in hotels. A group of concerned citizens is trying to reach residents still in need; and they’re also seeking volunteers. “We’re a local group trying to help people recover from a terrible thing,” said Wade Dinsmore, co-chair of the Decatur-Morgan Longterm Recovery Committee. Monday, June 25, the DMLTRC is hosting a “Bring Your Own Lunch” Training from […]

  • Decatur Police offer Alternative Choices Summer Program

    DECATUR, Ala. – Police in the River City want to help the area youth enjoy the summer, while building a better relationship with them. It’s the Alternative Choices program, and parents, it’s completely free. “[Alternative Choices] is one of our historic programs,” said DPD spokesperson Emme Long. “We’ve done it for maybe fifteen or twenty years. It’s just a really good way to get involved with kids ages eight to fourteen.” It’s a one-week day camp offered to residents of Cardinal […]

  • Lawsuit: Toyota-Mazda plant could make rare fish extinct

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala –  A lawsuit filed in the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. raises concerns over the environmental impact of the Toyota-Mazda plant. While many happily anticipate what the plant will bring in, the Center for Biological Diversity is more concerned with what it may push out of the area. According to the Center, the spring pygmy sunfish’s habitat is in imminent danger. It prompted the Center to sue the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on claims it failed to […]

  • Limestone County School Board rescinds contract offered to superintendent’s daughter

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – A unanimous vote Tuesday rescinded the contract offered to a college graduate who was supposed to be the new special education teacher at Johnson Elementary School. Since the contract was offered to Katie Ikerman, parents questioned the process used to hire her because she’s the daughter of Superintendent Tom Sisk. Earlier this week WHNT News 19 confirmed the board’s attorneys advised them to take back the contract because it was a possible violation of the nepotism […]

  • House District 4 candidate Tom Fredricks looks to unseat Rep. Parker Moore

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – In a special election, Morgan and Limestone county voters elected Parker Moore to the seat once held by Micky Hammon.  Moore and three others still have signs about town hoping to get elected to a full term in November. His only Republican competition is getting some attention on social media for what he did to signs outside a barbershop. Tom Fredricks says a ‘contrived group of people’ gave him some pushback after he posted a video […]

  • Former Lawrence County Animal Services Director found guilty of animal cruelty sentenced to fines and probation

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. – Former Lawrence County Animal Services Director Bobbie Taylor has been sentenced after being found guilty of six counts of animal cruelty in February. Taylor was given a suspended sentence of 9 months in jail with 2-years of supervised probation. The suspended sentence means she won’t spend time behind bars. She has been ordered to pay $11,100 in fees and fines. Taylor collapsed after the sentence was read. A friend told WHNT News 19 that Taylor’s knee […]

  • STICKY SITUATION: Students tape superintendent to wall for fundraising prize

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – Wednesday was no normal day at Creekside Primary. The K-2 school hosted a number of school officials from the Limestone County Board of Education Central Office. One of whom was soon to reward the students by briefly giving up his mobility. “We were able to raise $431, the highest in the county,” explained Creekside Primary Principal Matt Scott. “Dr. Sisk, our superintendent agreed whichever school raised the most money could tape him to the wall.” The […]

  • Special election in Limestone, Morgan Counties for Micky Hammon’s old seat

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – Many roads throughout the Tennessee Valley are dotted with political signs, but three names hope you’ll show up and vote Tuesday, May 15 and send them to Montgomery. The only thing on the ballot in Limestone and Morgan Counties’ special election is the Alabama House of Representatives District 4 seat. It was vacated when former representative Micky Hammon pleaded guilty to felony mail fraud. The three candidates are Republican Parker Duncan Moore, Democrat Juanita Healy and […]

  • Jury finds Dewayne Hicks guilty of murder of Jamie Travers

    DECATUR, Ala. – A Morgan County jury found Dewayne Hicks guilty for the 2013 fatal shooting of Jamie Travers. Hicks was indicted for capital murder but during the course of the trial, the charge was bumped down to felony murder. The trial began Monday and the prosecution and defense delivered their closing statements Wednesday. Less than 24 hours later, the jury returned the guilty verdict. Hicks, along with Charles Makekau and Ryan Caudle, was arrested for what officials called a […]

  • Law enforcement continues to search for missing Moulton woman

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. – The search for a missing Moulton woman continues nearly a month after her disappearance.  Police say Jennifer Marshell White was last seen by family members at a home in Moulton around 1:30 p.m on April 8. Investigators say she was driving a black 2007 Chevy Tahoe with a pink “Salt Life” sticker on the rear window. “We have no evidence of foul play,” said Chief Lyndon McWhorter of the Moulton Police Department. The footage we saw, it didn’t appear anybody […]

  • Falkville officer, former MCSO deputy Darrell Childers running for Morgan County Sheriff

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – A Falkville police officer with years of experience wants to return to his former workplace: the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office. But this time, he wants you to vote for him to lead the agency. Darrell Childers says his experience at both the county and municipal level equips him to lead the sheriff’s office. “I am going to be an active sheriff, I’m not just going to sit in the office,” said Childers. “I plan to get out […]

  • Investigation into Tanner High’s suspended principal progresses

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – The Limestone County chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) held a news conference at the board of education’s main office Wednesday morning. They continue to demand answers regarding the suspension of first-year Tanner High School Principal Louis Gordon. “Six weeks later, we still don’t know any more about why Mr. Gordon is on administrative leave,” said Alabama NAACP President Benard Simelton. Parents and community members present believe his suspension is […]