Steven Dilsizian

Steven Dilsizian is a reporter for WAAY.

Title: Reporter
sdilsizian@waaytv.com

I am excited to be joining the WAAY 31 team as a reporter and helping serve the Tennessee Valley.

I grew up in Bethesda, Maryland, right outside of Washington, D.C. and graduated from the University of Maryland. In college, I studied Broadcast Journalism as well as Criminology & Criminal Justice During my time at the University of Maryland, I had the opportunity to be a student anchor and reporter for Capital News Service.

I also interned at USA TODAY, WJLA-ABC7, and NBC Sports Washington where I was able to enhance my broadcast and writing skills. I spent time working for the sports department at some of these internships so if you want to talk any sport, I'm here!

For me, meeting the people in the community and telling the stories that otherwise wouldn't be told are what I enjoy about this job. I look forward to experiencing both of those things here in the Rocket City.

Recent Posts by Steven Dilsizian

Decatur marina adjusts safety requirements following Jackson County boating dock fire

The change at Jay Landings Marina makes its safety regulations more serious than what the federal government requires.

Jackson County Sheriff's Office says quick response time saved lives in Scottsboro boat dock fire

The sheriff's office says they don't believe the death toll, which currently stands at eight, will rise.

Morgan County increasing price of housing inmates at jail

Starting April 1, the price for housing an inmate from Falkville, Priceville, Somerville, Trinity, or Hartselle, will go from $23 per day, per inmate, to $31.

Man found shot at Huntsville condominium complex

Huntsville Police are investigating a shooting at Stones Throw Condominiums near Old Monrovia Road.

Fayetteville seeks $5 million grant to build massive tornado shelter

A massive, $5 million tornado shelter that could save hundreds of people may be on its way to Fayetteville High School.

Plans in place to help Brindlee Mountain Primary School students with special needs

Superintendent Dr. Cindy Wigley says there is a plan in place to help take care of all students with special needs, providing them with everything they need.

Brindlee Mountain kindergarteners give teacher a special present after classroom was destroyed in tornado

A touching moment, as parents tell WAAY31 the kids all ran toward their teacher, Morgan Garrison, and gave her a big hug.

‘I just want to have my school back:’ Arab gym helping Brindlee Mountain students after tornado

The Hangout at Peak Performance, a gymnasium in Arab, is holding a kids camp during the week for Brindlee Mountain students.

Tornado steals child’s beloved classroom, Christmas gift from Brindlee Mountain Primary School

WAAY31 is hearing from a mother whose son is upset and hurt that his kindergarten classroom is gone, too.

Brindlee Mountain basketball player reflects on his childhood school damaged in tornado

Community members filled the bleachers Monday night for a home basketball game, showing support during this time.

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