WBRC Names Clare Huddleston Anchor of New Midday Newscast

By Kevin Eck 

Clare Huddleston has been named the anchor of the new WBRC 11 a.m. newscast that will debut in September.

Huddleston will also serve as executive producer of the Birmingham, Ala., Fox affiliate’s livestream platforms—and will anchor and produce a livestream-only show that will air weekdays.

“Clare is committed to showcasing our community and helping our viewers get the best information each day,” said WBRC news director Shannon Isbell. “It’s exciting to see a talented journalist take on an even bigger role on our team—and I know viewers will enjoy seeing more of a familiar face.”


“Clare contributes greatly to our newscasts as a key member of our team—and now, additionally, will help lead our streaming content to the next level!” said WBRC vice president and general manager Collin R. Gaston.

Huddleston joined WBRC in 2011 and currently works as a multi-media journalist/reporter for Good Day Alabama. She will transition to her new role on September 12.