Brennan Reh joined the WTVM news team as a reporter and weekend anchor in May 2019.
Brennan was born and raised in Durham, NC, but has lived in Columbus, GA since 2015. She graduated from the University of South Carolina in December 2014 with a degree in Broadcast Journalism and minor in Political Science. While in college, she was a member of Carolina News where students were responsible for putting on a live, 30-minute newscast daily. She also interned at WNCN-TV in Raleigh, NC when she was home in North Carolina for the summer.
In March 2015, Brennan started her career in news as a Multimedia Journalist/Reporter at WRBL-TV in Columbus. There, she was a reporter and had the opportunity to produce and anchor newscasts. Following Brennan’s two years at WRBL, she went to work for Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson as her Public Information Officer from March 2017 until the end of Mayor Tomlinson’s term in January 2019. Brennan worked as the Marketing and Communications Director at Columbus Memory Center for a few months before returning back to the newsroom.
Brennan’s interests include traveling, spending time with friends and family (including her cat Winnie), and cheering on the Gamecocks.
The Muscogee County School Board back in session after holding its first meeting of the new year Monday night. As part of that meeting, they held a public hearing concerning a high school teacher’s conduct involving students.
As flu season continues, Georgia ranks as the sickest state in the country according to health technology company Kinsa Health. This comes as many students are heading back to school from winter break this week.
As we begin another year, voters will have the chance to make some decisions in several different elections this year. The much talked about 2020 presidential election is this November and election officials say voter turnout is usually higher the year there is a big national election.
About 30 military families got a much-welcomed surprise Friday at the Exchange on Fort Benning, which is the military’s department store. Families thought they were going to the Exchange to find out which one of their names would be drawn to have their layaway paid off.
The RiverCenter’s Gingerbread Village is back and bigger than ever this year with 18 different houses built by organizations and businesses throughout the community. The houses are on display in the lobby.
Great Wolf Lodge’s annual Snowland celebration is underway. General Manager Keith Furnas expects about 45,000 to 50,000 people to stay at Great Wolf’s LaGrange location throughout the time Snowland runs.
Criminal records hold back millions of people every year. The office of the clerk of superior and state courts in Muscogee County held the ‘Columbus-Muscogee County Criminal History Summit’ at the Government Center Thursday.
The rigorous Multi-Gun Challenge is underway at Fort Benning this weekend. There are about 250 competitors from across the nation trying to get through the 12 courses of fire the fastest while having the best shot.