Matthew McClellan

Matthew McClellan

Anchor & reporter

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, as well as on InstagramTwitter, and Facebook.

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Franklin Boys Prep students will plant 2,977 flags in school’s front lawn

The students at Franklin Boys Preparatory Academy were not alive to witness the 9/11 attacks, but on Friday, they will place 2,977 flags on the school's front lawn. Each flag will have a name of the person who died that day and each child will choose a name to learn more about that individual.