Miranda Fulmore

Miranda Fulmore

Multimedia 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.

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 also spent time as the podcast editor for WAMU's national show, 1A, which is distributed by NPR.

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.

School Delays for Wednesday, Dec. 11
12-10-2019

Some Alabama schools will delay school Wednesday because of wintery conditions.

Humans Remains Found in Macon County Could Be Those Of Aniah Blanchard
11-25-2019

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.

Road Closures Begin Wednesday For UAB’s Homecoming
10-16-2019

Some areas around the University of Alabama at Birmingham will be closed starting Wednesday for the school’s Homecoming events.

Gov. Kay Ivey to Undergo Treatment for Lung Cancer
09-19-2019

Gov. Kay Ivey announced Thursday she has lung cancer. This comes after her doctor found a spot on her lung during a routine visit.

Lawyers File Motion to Dismiss Charges Against Woman Whose Fetus was Killed in Fight
07-1-2019

Lawyers for a Jefferson County woman who was charged last week with manslaughter in the death of her 5-month-old fetus filed a motion to dismiss on Monday.

Young Democrats Hold Presidential Debate Watch Party
06-26-2019

Several of the candidates have visited Alabama in the last two months, but most have not. The president of the group Birmingham Young Democrats says while many in attendance may be leaning toward a particular candidate already, the debates give them a chance to consider the full slate.

Highlights From The Big Q: Youth and Race
06-25-2019

In this episode of The Big Q, we discuss the intersection of youth and race. How do young people look at race? How do they handle differences? And how do educators handle acts of racism in the classroom?

School Closures or Early Dismissals Due to Possible Severe Weather
04-18-2019

A list of Alabama schools that have announced after-school closures or early dismissals because of possible severe weather Thursday, April 18.

Coroner Releases Names of 23 Tornado Victims
03-5-2019

The victims in the Lee County tornado range in age from 6 to 89. Most seem to have died in their homes.

Dozens Still Missing In Alabama After Deadly Tornadoes Hit
03-4-2019

In Alabama, Lee County was hardest hit by the series of tornadoes that devastated the state. Authorities put the death toll at 23 so far, with dozens still missing.

Multiple Fatalities Reported After Tornadoes Rip Through Lee County
03-3-2019

Several are dead in Lee County after multiple violent tornadoes touched down Sunday in southeast Alabama. The death toll stands at 22 with more expected as search crews look for more victims.

Protests Move To Montgomery, Hoover Mayor Speaks Out
02-6-2019

Hoover Mayor Frank Brocato says the city plans to defend the unidentified officer who shot and killed Emantic Bradford Jr. in any future civil litigation. Meanwhile, outraged protesters demonstrate outside of the state attorney general’s office in Montgomery.

AG Marshall: Hoover Police Officer Was Justified in Fatal Shooting
02-5-2019

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall says the officer who shot and killed Emantic Bradford Jr. Thanksgiving night was justified. This comes in a report released Tuesday, more than two months after the shooting.

Former Birmingham Mayor Larry Langford Released Early From Prison
12-28-2018

An attorney for former Birmingham mayor Larry Langford says he will be released from prison after years of being sick.

Bradford Family Continues to Push for Release of All Video of Mall Shooting
12-8-2018

Civil Rights attorney Ben Crump says results from an independent autopsy of Emantic Bradford Jr. align with a short video clip before his death, a new release says.

Hoover Officials: Release of Info About Police Shooting ‘Premature’
12-3-2018

The Hoover Police Department says it will not release any information regarding the shooting death of Emantic Bradford Jr. This is a departure from last week’s statement in which officials said they could release details if the state’s top law enforcement agency failed to do so by a Monday deadline.

Man Arrested In Connection With Thanksgiving Mall Shooting
11-29-2018

Authorities have arrested 20-year-old Erron Martez Dequan Brown in connection with the attempted murder of 18-year-old Brian Wilson in the Thanksgiving night shooting at the Riverchase Galleria.

Protesters Say They Won’t Stop Until They Receive Answers About Emantic Bradford’s Death
11-26-2018

About 65 people spent Monday night protesting outside the Hoover Police Department in hopes of pressuring them to release video of Emantic Bradford Jr.’s death.

Confusion And Frustration Grow After Police Shooting At Alabama Mall
11-26-2018

Police, who killed a black man Thanksgiving night after a shooting at an Alabama mall, now say Emantic “EJ” Bradford Jr. probably was not involved in the altercation.

Family of Black Man Killed by Officer Wants Answers
11-25-2018

During a press conference Sunday, the family of Emantic “EJ” Bradford Jr. and attorney Ben Crump called on the Hoover Police Department to release available video footage of EJ’s death.

Alabama Residents Protest Sessions’ Departure
11-9-2018

More than a hundred people braved the November wind chill to gather outside the Huntsville office of Republican Congressman Mo Brooks office Thursday afternoon to protest the forced resignation of former U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions.

Parker Defeats Vance: Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Wrap-Up
11-7-2018

Justice Tom Parker is Alabama’s new Supreme Court Chief Justice after defeating Jefferson County Judge Bob Vance.

Ivey Wins: Alabama Gubernatorial Race Wrap-Up
11-6-2018

Incumbent Kay Ivey takes the official title as first republican female governor of Alabama after winning Wednesday’s midterm elections.

Severe Weather Update: Polling Places Remain Open Despite School Delays
11-5-2018

Some Alabama schools will delay or close school ahead of predicted severe weather beginning Monday night and lasting into early Tuesday morning.

Why People Are Talking About Gov. Ivey’s Age
07-8-2018

There’s a lot of chatter among political pundits and voters about whether Gov. Kay Ivey is up to the task of leading the state for a full term. Is it a question that comes up often for older female political candidates?