Digital News Producer
Miranda Fulmore is an award-winning journalist with several years’ experience reporting for radio, web, print and television outlets in across the Southeast and Midwest. She’s also the co-creator of the short-run political podcast MIDTERMinAL, focused on Alabama’s 2018 midterm elections.
Before coming to WBHM, she was the morning newscaster and multimedia reporter at Indiana Public Media in Bloomington and an intern reporter at Georgia Public Broadcasting and Alabama Public Radio. While at APR she broke the story of UA students who work as “sugar babies” – trading time, affection and (sometimes) sex for gifts and cash for tuition. The story won a regional Edward R. Murrow award and the Society of Professional Journalists’ Mark of Excellence Award.
Miranda grew up in Birmingham, performing with various local community theatre companies including Red Mountain Theatre. She’s a graduate of Vestavia Hills High School and the University of Alabama and in her free time she enjoys good music, fishing and cooking.
For us, 2019 was quite the banner year. We became the top local news and talk station in Birmingham, topping iHeartMedia’s WERC and Cumulus’ WZRR. Source, according to Nielsen spring data. We racked up 22 journalism awards last year, including eight Alabama Associated Press 1st Place awards. We collected more than $30,000 in local grant […]
The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man on charges of corpse abuse in connection with the death investigation of Paighton Houston.
The University of Alabama at Birmingham will offer a full tuition scholarship to some graduates of Birmingham City Schools as part of a new partnership with the City of Birmingham.
Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin announced new fundraising partners for the Birmingham Promise Initiative at Tuesday’s State of the City address.
Authorities identified a body found behind a house in Hueytown Thursday as that of Paighton Houston, according to Trussville Detective Ben Short.
A new urban development proposal plans to connect Birmingham’s City Center to neighborhoods in the northwest quadrant of downtown which are separated by the interstate.
The human remains found Monday in Macon County could be Aniah Blanchard’s, according to Lee County District Attorney Brandon Hughes. But Macon County Coroner Hal Bentley says his office hasn’t received a call about the remains.