Wade Smith

Digital Content Manager
Huntsville, AL
Wade Smith

Wade is a graduate of the University of Alabama. He started his news career in Atlanta, GA in 2011. Before coming to WAFF 48, he spent over six years reporting news in Birmingham.

Wade was born just a short drive down I-65 in Cullman and he currently resides there again today.

When Wade is not in the newsroom, he is spending time with his wife Megan, son Moses, and their dog Dexter. Wade and Megan enjoy concerts, weekend vacations, visiting area parks and spending time catching up on TV shows on the couch.

Additionally, Wade is a member of Cullman First United Methodist Church, the Cullman Lions Club and is the Voice of the Cullman Bearcat Football Team.

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  • The University of Alabama
  • Awards
  • 9 time - Alabama Broadcasters Association ABBY Award Winner
  • 2022 Alabama News Website of the Year - https://www.waff.com/video/2022/03/29/waff-wins-alabama-news-website-year/
  • Gray TV OTT MVP Award - May 2022 - https://www.waff.com/video/2022/06/07/waff-wins-gray-tv-may-ott-mvp-award/