Brianna Shackelford

Brianna Shackelford is a multimedia journalist for WTHI-TV in Terre Haute.

Title: Multimedia Journalist
bshackelford@wthitv.com

Brianna Shackelford is a multimedia journalist for WTHI-TV in Terre Haute.

She graduated from Troy University in 2020 with a major the arts and sciences focusing on broadcast journalism. She also minored in legal studies. Shackelford was a four-year Division 1 athlete. She played soccer for 18 years and enjoyed every second of it.

When she was not playing or studying she was also working for her University station TrojanVision News. She anchored the sports section of the newscast and also was a nightly news anchor there too.

She is originally from Carmel Indiana. However, she lived in California and Arizona as well. As a result of moving around so much she loves meeting new people and embraces change. She is a die-hard University of Southern California fan.

When she is not in the newsroom she is most likely watching football or reading books. She enjoys being outdoors and loves her boxer puppy, Cassius.

Brianna would be thrilled to hear from you. If you have a story idea, don’t hesitate to reach out to her. Contact her at bshackelford@wthitv.com. Be sure to follow her on twitter and give her Facebook page a like as well!

Recent Posts by Brianna Shackelford

A spooky event will be coming soon to the YMCA and it's going to make you sweat

The Vigo County YMCA is hosting a spooktacular fitness morning in October. The one-time event is called Fang Tastic Fitness Frenzy.

A new resource is now in Terre Haute wants to help the community be more inclusive

A new group is introducing itself to the community. The Pride Center of Terre Haute is now here to help the LGBTQIA Plus community. Their main focus is on education and inclusion.

Fundraising for a cause that's close to one family's heart

Every year in May the Red Raccoon Boutique in Rockville hosts a fashion show. This year that event looked different due to COVID-19. In early August, the fashion show was online.

The Ronald McDonald House is here to help you

21 locally owned Mcdonald's restaurants made a big donation to the Ronald McDonald house. They gave more than $14,000.

Two local businesses are relying on your help to stay open

One of the shopping centers locally that has been hit hard by the pandemic is Meadows Shopping Center here in Terre Haute. One store owner there says it has been a ghost town since the pandemic hit.

A new program is starting at the Vigo County YMCA, and it'll have you dancing

Everyone enjoys music but not everyone can afford to play an instrument. One local organization in Terre Haute is giving your child the opportunity to play, without breaking the bank. The new program being introduced is called Music is Key.

Every year 800,000 people commit suicide, a local group is working to raise awareness, and help people with suicide loss

Nearly 800,000 people die by suicide in the world each year. That's roughly one death every 40 seconds. Today is worldwide suicide prevention day. Team of Mercy is a nonprofit organization based in Terre Haute that helps survivors following attempted and completed suicides.

The recommended age for getting screened for a colonoscopy is becoming younger

When you hear someone talk about getting a colonoscopy, you might think that doesn't apply to you. 50 was the recommended age to get one but now it's 45.

The Swing Bed: what it is and how it can help you

Union Hospital Clinton is reviving a program that they had in place in the past. Now, they wanted to reintroduce it back into the community. The program's main focus is to bridge the patient from the hospital to their home.

Camping during a holiday weekend, is it the best way to beat the COVID blues?

COVID-19 has changed many plans this year so far. These include big holiday plans you may have had. The outdoors has been great at getting people's mind off the pandemic.

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