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

  • Couple Weds In-Front Of Burned Out Home From Which They Escaped

    Posted on: 9:22 am, April 22, 2014, by , updated on: 09:47am, April 22, 2014

    "Why wait. You never know what's going to happen, you never know what's going to happen next."
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    Photo: WFSB-TV
  • Teen Faces Felony Charges For Shooting Sister

    Posted on: 9:06 am, April 22, 2014, by , updated on: 05:35pm, April 22, 2014

    Neighbors say the 13- and 10-year-olds were home alone at the time of the shooting
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  • I-55 South Ramp At I-240 Closed

    Posted on: 4:22 pm, April 21, 2014, by , updated on: 04:26pm, April 21, 2014

    This is the ramp that goes from 55 to south 55 at I-240
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  • You’ll Want To Win These Tickets To ‘The Swamp’ At The Rajun Cajun Crawfish Festival

    Posted on: 3:45 pm, April 21, 2014, by and , updated on: 03:48pm, April 21, 2014

    We've got VIP passes and t-shirts to give away!
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  • Craig Unger Named Redbirds GM

    Posted on: 3:38 pm, April 21, 2014, by , updated on: 03:48pm, April 21, 2014

    Unger has worked for the Cardinals for five years
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  • Help The March of Dimes

    Posted on: 3:06 pm, April 21, 2014, by , updated on: 05:38pm, April 21, 2014

    The March For Babies is this weekend
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  • Push For Veterans’ Home In W. Tennessee

    Posted on: 1:29 pm, April 21, 2014, by

    The closest veterans' home is almost 100 miles away from Memphis
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  • Retired Racing Greyhounds Need Homes

    Posted on: 1:05 pm, April 21, 2014, by

    Their skin doesn’t produce as much oil as most dogs and as a result, they don’t have the bad “doggie odor” that most dogs get
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  • Memphis Zoo Up For ‘Best Of’ Award

    Posted on: 12:14 pm, April 21, 2014, by

    USA Today has listed twenty zoos and Memphis is among them
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  • She Lost 166 Pounds: “For Me, ‘Diet’ Is A Four-Letter Word For Failure”

    Posted on: 11:11 am, April 21, 2014, by and , updated on: 11:19am, April 21, 2014

    Losing the weight has helped her find an inner strength
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    Photo: CNN
  • UAW Drops Complaint About VW Union Vote

    Posted on: 10:22 am, April 21, 2014, by

    The announcement came an hour before an NLRB hearing was scheduled to begin
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  • Appears Boy Stowed Away In Jet Wheel Well From Cali to Hawaii

    Posted on: 9:16 am, April 21, 2014, by

    "Being in a wheel well is like all of a sudden being on top of Mount Everest."
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    Photo: Via CNN