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

NC teachers petition schools reopen, include list of demands needed to return

Stuff the Bus 2020: Community members pack a bus full of school supplies despite remote learning starts

  Businesses becoming classrooms? Brunswick County Schools needs your help

  Parents, school board member react to school re-opening plans

  911 calls released of Carolina Beach Road vehicle shooting; community members ask questions after seeing a rise in vehicle shootings

  “It’s a weight off our shoulders”: Family with slavery ties says removal of Confederate monuments is a relief

  Hundreds of vehicles line up to get hurricane preparedness kits

  Faith group files federal complaint, calls for charges of three former WPD officers for conspiracy

  Popular party spot, Masonboro Island left clean after Fourth of July festivities

  Brunswick County NAACP calls for county commissioner’s resignation after controversial post

  Businesses and residents call for ‘Downtown Alive’ to be a permanent summer event

  Red Cross looking at non-congregate shelters in preparation for hurricanes

  Wilmington city, community leaders hold candid race forum

  Groups pull together to hand out over 1,000 meals

  WPD gives their take on videos that brought questions of use of force

  Student reacts to UNCW Chancellor’s ‘All lives matter’ comment

  Two weeks into protesting on city hall steps, a new question is brewing...what happens next?

  “I saw that body and it did something to me,” man says George Floyd memorial opens his eyes to meaning of change

  Brunswick community ripped apart by tornado, putting the final touches on recovery

  New Hanover chapter of Reopen NC says voices will be heard even after state opens completely

  Flags fly, many pay respects to our fallen heroes on Memorial Day

  Barbershops and salons booked for months after two months without business

  Whiteville seniors get traditional graduation with social distancing twist

  NHCS holds town hall with parents on restart, year-round calendars

  Brunswick County mayors ask state leaders for COVID-19 relief funding

Beach town now requires masks in indoor public spaces

UNCW graduate says college experience was built on resilience

  Entering Phase One, many businesses open while some elect to stay closed

  Beach goers pile-in with restrictions lifted in some towns

  Sunset Beach locals frustrated in lack of initiative to reopen beach accesses