Bryant Reed

Bryant Reed

Reporter

Wilmington, NC

Bryant Reed joined WECT to start the new year in January 2019 as a multimedia journalist.

Bryant graduated from UNC Pembroke in 2018 with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and a minor in Spanish. While in school he worked on the student-run TV newscast, Carolina News Today, as a reporter, anchor, and producer.

He also worked as a color commentator for Braves athletics for a few years before graduating.

In 2016, Bryant had the opportunity of a lifetime to intern with NBC at the Olympics in Brazil.

Born and raised in Charlotte, NC he is looking forward to making Wilmington his next home. Bryant has a few family members already in the media so journalism runs in his blood!

You’ll always be able to find him out with friends and taking in all the city has to offer. If you have any story ideas, don’t hesitate to reach out! Email Bryant at bryantreed@wect.com or find him on twitter @BReedWECT6 or Facebook at Bryant Reed WECT.

Education:

  • UNC Pembroke

Recent Articles by Bryant

Husband of Kamala Harris to campaign in Wilmington today

  Pender County Schools votes against Plan A for K-5 students

  North Carolina native on Time Magazine’s list of 100 most influential people

  On Indigenous People’s Day, local tribe still fights for federal recognition

  Prominently-displayed ‘Wilmington for Trump 2020’ billboard vandalized overnight

  School officials detail cleaning inside of New Hanover County Schools, Dr. Foust stalls on Plan A for now

  Group opposing hospital sale looks to Attorney General to block finalization

  Community members rally to support 4-year-old with rare liver cancer

  A look inside Brunswick County classrooms before Plan A begins

  Native American tribe pushes through lack of resources, education to fight COVID-19

High school student starts business to stay busy while stuck at home

  Community rallies to get new equipment for rescue group

  Man convicted of Ethnic Intimidation for racial slurs against former WPD officer

  Parents get a ‘welcome surprise’ hearing Gov. Cooper announce K-5 Plan A option

  WPD unit preparing for next hurricane by training with chainsaws

  Groups come together to hand out food to the community

  Remembering 9/11: Honoring those who gave the ultimate sacrifice

  Outside investigation of teacher using “N-word” over; Pender County Schools yet to release findings

  “We watched our friend be pulled out of the water”: Coworkers remember man pulled from sunken car

Stranger finds, returns lost engagement ring after fiance takes to Facebook for help

Groups go door-to-door registering voters in Wilmington’s underserved communities

  Three-day standoff in Carolina Beach ends peacefully after man comes out of apartment

  What and where to find available resources for families facing eviction

Man whose dog was shot by Pender County deputies calls it “senseless”

  In the middle of hurricane season, Pender group wants everybody to stay prepared

  Wilmington Police Department to undergo active bystander training

  Pender county schools reassures everything is being done for a safe reopen

Pender County Schools responds to teacher complaints; 60 Pender teachers say they cannot “fulfill their duties”

Southport church recovering from hurricane damage

  Southport businesses rebuilding after Hurricane Isaias