Matthew McClellan is a weekend morning anchor for FOX 13, reporting live for Good Day Tampa Bay during the week.
McClellan moved to Tampa in 2019 after spending two years in Indianapolis. There, he served as weekend evening anchor for WRTV-TV while reporting weekdays from the field.
Previously he was at WRIC-TV in Richmond, Virginia, where he was a reporter and fill-in anchor, developing high-impact reports for broadcast and online. McClellan reported from the widespread destruction of Hurricane Matthew and extensively covered the 2016 presidential election, including the selection of former Richmond mayor Tim Kaine as vice presidential nominee.
Prior to WRIC, McClellan was a weekend evening anchor for WTVY-TV in Dothan, Alabama.
In 2014, McClellan won a Florida Associated Press Award for his reports on the deaths of dozens of boys at Florida’s Dozier reform school.
McClellan earned a Bachelor of Science in broadcasting from Appalachian State University in Boone, North Carolina. He enjoys running, live music, and cooking. You can reach him at firstname.lastname@example.org, as well as on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.
Manatee County is bringing the internet straight to students.
Students in Polk County can check out internet-accessible tablets for virtual school starting Wednesday. The devices are for those who many not have the tools they need at home to access those lessons.
Labor leaders say Florida workers need relief sooner than later, and are calling on Governor on DeSantis for sweeping reforms to the state's unemployment system.
The organizers of major sporting and entertainment events are monitoring as the first COVID-19 coronavirus cases in Florida were announced this week.
Tiffany Sessions was a University of South Florida student who went missing on Feb. 9, 1989. Investigators believe she was abducted and murdered by a now-deceased serial killer. Her mother, Hilary, told FOX 13 she remains hopeful that she will find her daughter's remains one day.
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A weeklong recycling composition study by a Hillsborough County waste management team uncovered dirty diapers, a frying pan, and a bowling ball among tens of thousands of tons of recycling.
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This is not their parents' cafeteria food. On Wednesday, a panel of elementary, middle and high school students from across Pinellas County will weigh in at Pinellas Technical College in Clearwater as they select new breakfast and lunch menu items for the 2020-21 school year.
Thursday marked a sad day for many as a fixture in the local farming community is forced to close its doors because of eminent domain.