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FOX6 Meteorologist Dennis Washington began his broadcasting career in 1992. During his four years in Tuscaloosa, he worked at student radio station WVUA-FM, Alabama Public Radio's WUAL-FM, and WDBB-TV.

In December 1995, Dennis was hired as an overnight associate producer at FOX6 WBRC-TV. During the years since, he has served FOX6 WBRC-TV as a producer for weekend mornings, weekday mornings, and early evenings. He also served as the station's only weather producer from 1999 to 2001.

In August 2002, Dennis graduated with a degree in Meteorology from Mississippi State University. Ever since then, Dennis has served FOX6 WBRC-TV as a substitute weather anchor and storm chaser.

Dennis has received numerous news awards from the Associated Press for his work in radio and television. Dennis also received several awards in 2003 from the American Red Cross for his work creating a fire safety training video for Hispanics.

Dennis was born and raised in Montgomery, Alabama. He graduated from Robert E. Lee High School in 1992 and from the University of Alabama in 1996. Dennis is very involved in his family, church and community. He and his wife, Stacy, were married in 1997. They have twin daughters, Morgan and Katelyn, who were born in 2001. Dennis is also a deacon at Roebuck Parkway Church of Christ in Birmingham, Alabama, and serves on the advisory council for Maywood Christian Camp. He has also served as a board member on several community and business organizations, including Project Impact Community Awareness Day, Alabama Associated Press Broadcasters Association, and the South Alabama chapter of the Hugh O'Brian Youth Foundation. Dennis is an Eagle Scout and a licensed Amateur Radio operator.

 

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