George Brown

wreg.com Manager & Reporter

George Brown is the Web Content Manager for WREG.COM. George has more than 12 years of experience as a reporter, anchor, producer, photographer and he even dabbled in weather.

George moved to Memphis in 2001 as a reporter for WMC-TV. In August, 2007 George joined the News Channel 3 family.

George manages wreg.com, adding video, text and other content to our website minute by minute.

George also anchors segments about wreg.com and web related stories in our various newscasts.

When News Channel 3 covers a story where cameras aren't allowed, you'll likely find George there blogging live on his laptop computer.

Previously, George has worked at TV stations in Augusta, GA (where he had the chance to play golf at Augusta National), Columbia, MO and Albuquerque, NM.

George has won several awards for news coverage over the years including two Emmy nominations for live reporting and a 2011 Tennessee Associated Press award for Best Television Website.

George is a Boston native and lives in the Memphis area with his wife and son.

Recent Articles

  • Remembering George Jones

    Posted on: 4:57 pm, April 24, 2014, by

    George Jones became one of the most important and influential singers in music history
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    Legend of George Jones
  • Posted on: 4:52 pm, April 24, 2014, by

    The band’s “Rhythm and Greens” sound might be described as Detroit meets Nashville
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  • Woman Crashes Car After Being Shot At

    Posted on: 2:53 pm, April 24, 2014, by

    This happened in the 1900 block of Castalia Street
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  • Severe Thunderstorm Watch Cancelled

    Posted on: 2:45 pm, April 24, 2014, by , updated on: 10:17pm, April 24, 2014

    The National Weather Service is also monitoring the area for a possible Tornado Watch
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  • FDA Moves To Regulate E-Cigs; Bans Sale to Minors

    Posted on: 12:16 pm, April 24, 2014, by and , updated on: 05:35pm, April 24, 2014

    Feds wants to ban sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and require health warning labels
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  • Student Says Bible Taken By Teacher During Reading Time

    Posted on: 12:06 pm, April 24, 2014, by

    Students were taking part in individual reading time
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  • Indicted Sisters Had $835,000 In Fake Money Orders

    Posted on: 10:43 am, April 24, 2014, by

    Women also reportedly had stolen credit cards and state ID's
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  • Arrests Made In Family Dollar Store Robbery

    Posted on: 9:18 am, April 24, 2014, by

    Store is in the 1800 block of Germantown Parkway
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  • Updated: Parents Found Dead By Child

    Posted on: 7:51 am, April 24, 2014, by , and , updated on: 05:31pm, April 24, 2014

    Ongoing feud could be reason couple was killed
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  • Stax to The Max

    Posted on: 4:52 pm, April 23, 2014, by

    This is an all-day music and arts festival on the grounds of the Stax Museum
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    Stax to the Max
  • White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities

    Posted on: 4:45 pm, April 23, 2014, by

    SchoolSeed, a nonprofit organization, supports community efforts that positively impact students and teachers in Memphis schools
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    HBCU
  • He Lost Both Of His Parents To AIDS

    Posted on: 4:40 pm, April 23, 2014, by

    Yannik McKie tells the story of how he became one of the first children in America to lose both his parents to AIDS
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