Local News

GIANT fm hires veteran journalist

GIANT fm, with stations in Shelbyville, Greenfield and Rochester, has hired Jeff Brown to serve as news editor for its online news presence, including the Shelby County Post.


Brown, a former managing editor and sports editor for The Shelbyville News, will provide news and sports coverage for the GIANT fm brands.


“I am honored to join the GIANT fm staff and continue to produce quality journalism for local readers,” said Brown. “The local radio station has a distinguished history providing news for all of Shelby County and I look forward to being a part of this team.”


With over 20 years of local journalism experience, Brown provides GIANT fm with a strong writing presence familiar with the local issues affecting Shelby County residents.


"It's rare to get the opportunity to add a quality reporter with the background, knowledge and ability of a Jeff Brown. GIANT fm is excited to have Jeff join our staff and advance our news gathering operations to better serve our readers and listeners,” said Johnny McCrory, GIANT fm news and sports director.


A 1987 graduate of Shelbyville High School, the Shelbyville native is married to Stacy Brown. The couple have two daughters: Sydney, age 13, and Avery, age 7.