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

  • This Guy Tried To Take A ‘Selfie’ Next To A Train. Don’t Do That…

    Posted on: 1:57 pm, April 16, 2014, by

    Someone on the train must not have thought it was too funny
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    Screen capture from YouTube
  • 129 Girls Abducted By Islamic Extremists

    Posted on: 12:52 pm, April 16, 2014, by and , updated on: 01:36pm, April 16, 2014

    Militants herded the girls onto buses, vans and trucks and drove off, flanked by motorcycles.
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    Nigeria map -- April 16
  • Teen Records Bullies But He Is The One In Trouble

    Posted on: 11:13 am, April 16, 2014, by

    He was originally charged with a felony for recording other students in class
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    Photo: Philip G. Pavely | Tribune-Review
  • Barge Crashes Into I-55 Bridge

    Posted on: 10:20 am, April 16, 2014, by and , updated on: 05:36pm, April 16, 2014

    Crews inspected the area of the bridge that was hit to make sure it is safe
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  • MPD Officer Hit By Car In Garage

    Posted on: 9:59 am, April 16, 2014, by , updated on: 10:44am, April 16, 2014

    The driver of a car reportedly had a seizure and hit the officer who was getting out of his car
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    Officer being removed from garage where officer was hit
  • Untested Rape Kits Found In Shelby Sheriff’s Office

    Posted on: 9:24 am, April 16, 2014, by and , updated on: 05:47pm, April 16, 2014

    Oldham said he has budgeted $75,000 to have the rape kits tested
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    rape kit
  • Freeze Warning Wednesday Morning

    Posted on: 3:40 pm, April 15, 2014, by

    Don't worry, the warmer temperatures will be back soon
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    freeze
  • Arkansas OBGYN Charged With Video Voyeurism

    Posted on: 3:23 pm, April 15, 2014, by , updated on: 03:25pm, April 15, 2014

    Patient says pictures were taken during an examination
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    Dr. Paul Becton
  • Six Memphis Women Indicted For $1.3 Million Tax Theft

    Posted on: 2:31 pm, April 15, 2014, by and , updated on: 05:14pm, April 15, 2014

    Prosecutors say more than $1,300,000 was diverted into their bank accounts
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    IRS-Taxes
  • Strength In Numbers: A Sad And Beautiful Bond

    Posted on: 1:48 pm, April 15, 2014, by and , updated on: 02:04pm, April 15, 2014

    Three young girls, seemingly so peaceful, have one hardship in common — they’re all battling cancer.
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    Credit: Lora Scantling/Scantling Photography
  • Three Arrested In Olive Branch Murder

    Posted on: 1:24 pm, April 15, 2014, by and , updated on: 05:14pm, April 15, 2014

    NaCharles Taylor, 26, was shot in the chest on Chateau Road
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    arrests
  • How To Reduce The Number Of Youth Sports Injuries

    Posted on: 12:46 pm, April 15, 2014, by

    The CDC reports nearly 30 million children and adolescents in the U.S. participate in youth sports
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    medical medicine health