Share Your Photos: WHNT News 19 Through The Years

Posted on: 11:23 am, July 17, 2013, by , updated on: 06:56am, February 13, 2014

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  • Crest Road in Boaz by Jamie Phillips at 6:30am on Thursday, we got 6 inches of snow last night.

  • My home in Boaz al. this morning at 7am.

  • Karen Tarica and Jerry Hayes

  • Venton Blandin and Andy Wilkins pose for a photo on the CBS News anchor desk in New York.

  • Reporter David Wood in 2010, preparing for a live shot in front of Huntsville City Hall. (Photo: Andy Wilkins/WHNT News 19)

  • Timelapse photo from WHNT's HD studio construction. (Andy Wilkins/WHNT News 19)

  • Photo taken during a past weather radio programming event.

  • 1998

  • A crowd waits outside WHNT News 19 during an open house. (Photo: Andy Wilkins, WHNT News 19)

  • Greg Screws thought it would be interesting to include a picture of his odometer.

  • Greg Screws with Huntsville Mayor Tommy Battle.

  • Greg Screws in a local production of 'The Magic Flute'.

  • Greg Screws participated in one of HEALS' Dancing with the Stars event.

  • Greg Screws (center) at a Vive le Livre event for the Huntsville Madison County Public Library.

  • A program for a comedy event Greg Screws performed for James Clemens High School in Madison.

  • L to R: Ron Harris, Debra Jenkins and Greg Screws at Local Media Icon 3. This is a comedy show Greg has done to raise money for Merrimack Hall.

  • Greg Screws at the Guntersville Lions Club.

  • Greg Screws with Dan McClain of WDRM 102.1 FM.

  • The WHNT team with Abby awards - Abbys are presented by the Alabama Broadcasters Association.

  • Elise Morgan poses with a viewer at a Tools For Schools supply drive.

  • WHNT News 19's Elise Morgan (c) and Shane Hays (r) conduct an interview during one of our Tools For Schools supply drives.

  • Elise Morgan with a group of dancers at Panoply, Huntsville's festival of the arts.

  • L to R: Robert Richardson, Jerry Hayes and Elise Morgan at the Grand Ole Opry.

  • Elise Morgan with a group of Boy Scouts at an MS Walk

  • 2012 MS Walk

  • Jerry Hayes, Elise Morgan and Robert Reeves with some of our guests for a MDA Telethon

  • Elise Morgan with the Jeff Dennis girls

  • L to R: Elise Morgan and Lauren Morgan

  • Ed McMahon and Elise Morgan at an event for the Muscular Dystrophy Association

  • Elise Morgan with a cancer survivor

  • The WHNT News 19 team poses with the BCS Trophy in the studio.

  • Venton Blandin, in the blue shirt, performs with Kush at Huntsville's Concerts in the Park in 2012.

  • Paola, a young WHNT News 19 viewer, with reporter Venton Blandin at the 2013 Sci-Quest Hands-On Trucks event.

  • Joe Glotzbach, former WHNT production staff member and graphic artist.

  • Tim Simpson, former WHNT meteorologist, shakes hands with Carson Clark. Carson was 17 at the time and is now an anchor/reporter at WHNT. (Photo: Carson Clark)

  • L to R: Angela Presley Lewis, Robert Reeves, and Jane Vest pose for a photo at Braham Spring Park's Field of Dreams in Huntsville. (Photo: Robert Reeves)

  • Longtime WHNT anchor Grady Reeves gets a kiss from a fan at a Moulton nursing home. (Photo: WHNT Archives)

  • Longtime WHNT anchor Grady Reeves, lower right, talks to a school group. (Photo: WHNT Archives)

  • Michelle Stark poses with a viewer at a weather radio programming event in Huntsville in 2012. (Photo: WHNT Archives)

  • Meteorologists Ben Smith and Christina Meeks with a girl at Sci-Quest's 2012 Hands-On Trucks Event. (Photo: WHNT Archives)

  • Alex Lynch, WHNT's satellite truck operator and photojournalist, shows a boy how a reporter holds the microphone at Sci-Quest's Hands-On Trucks Event in 2012. (WHNT Archives)

  • Meteorologist Ben Smith poses with two children at Sci-Quest's Hands-On Trucks Event in 2012. (WHNT Archives)

  • Longtime WHNT anchor Grady Reeves visits a nursing home in Moulton (WHNT Archives)

  • Longtime WHNT anchor Grady Reeves visits a nursing home in Moulton (WHNT Archives)

  • Phillip Casteel from Decatur and WHNT's Ben Smith wait on their flight to see the Alabama Crimson Tide take on Michigan in the summer of 2012.

  • Ben visited Hazel Green Elementary to talk about weather safety.

  • Blake Williams and his father visited Ben Smith and WHNT News 19. Blake is from Limestone County.

  • Tornado Safety Rules by H.D. Bagley

  • 1986 MDA Telethon - the first time we topped the $100,000 mark. L to R: Dick Wright, Bob Alverson, Grady Reeves, Robert Reeves and the MDA Director. (Photo: Bob Alverson)

  • Bob Alverson and Susan Howard (Dallas) at the grand opening of the new studio downtown in 1987.

  • Robert Reeves

  • Steve Johnson, Jerry Hayes, Michele Muro and Don Seastead (approximately 1987) (Provided by Bob Alverson)

  • Bob Alverson, directing the MDA Telethon in 2004

  • Robert Reeves and Bob Alverson at the 2004 MDA Telethon

  • Amy George and Bob Alverson at the 2004 MDA Telethon, along with volunteers

  • Jerry Hayes and Bob Alverson at the 2004 MDA Telethon

  • 2004 MDA Telethon

  • Jerry Hayes, Amy George, Bob Alverson and Robert Reeves

  • MDA Telethon 2000 - photo from The Huntsville Times

  • First MDA Telethon - Sept 1976. This was the director's booth in our studio on Monte Sano. (Photo: Bob Alverson)

  • H.D. Bagley

  • Preparing for MDA Telethon 2000 - photo from The Huntsville Times. Bob Alverson (L) and Robert Reeves (R) get ready to put the tote board in place. (Photo provided by Bob Alverson)

  • CBS Star Weekend, 1981 or 1982. Front row L to R: Kathy Funderburk Wilson, John Hillerman (Higgins on Magnum PI), Susan Allen, WHNT 19 Promotion Manager. Back row L to R: Greg Savage, Jerry Hayes and Bob Alverson. (Photo: Bob Alverson)

  • Linda Duncan and Grady Reeves (Photo: Bob Alverson)

  • Grady Reeves

  • Grady Reeves at Albertville High School in 1971

  • Grady Reeves and Pat Buttram in WHNT's Monte Sano studio (Photo provided by Bob Alverson)

  • Bob Alverson in the engineering control room at the station on Monte Sano. (Photo provided by Bob Alverson)

  • An early MDA Telethon - Dick Wright and Bob Alverson in the studio on Monte Sano. (Photo provided by Bob Alverson)

  • 1970s News Car

  • Claire Nelson, Reporter 2003 - 04

  • Cindy Sexton, who anchored the news with Bill Markham and Jerry Hayes in the late 70's or early 80's

  • L to R: Blake Williams, Venton Blandin at Huntsville's Panoply Arts Festival 2012 in Big Spring Park. (Photo: Venton Blandin)

  • On November 28, 1982, WHNT aired a 30-minute special celebrating 19's 19 Years in the Tennessee Valley. This is the ad that ran in The Huntsville Times.

  • Bill Markham, who anchored prior to Jerry Hayes

  • 1966 Election - this was a posed photo. Bob Alverson, pictured, had just started to work at WHNT. He was actually the studio camera operator for the election coverage. (Photo: Bob Alverson)

  • WHNT NEWS 19's Morning Team at Christmas, hanging out with the Elf on the Shelf. (2012)

  • WHNT NEWS 19's Beth Jett snaps a photo with the Leek girls of Scottsboro.. daughters of a fellow high school classmate.

  • Scottsboro Public Library invited WHNT NEWS 19's Beth Jett to read children's stories to dozens of children and their parents for a summer reading program.

TENNESSEE VALLEY (WHNT) – This year, WHNT News 19 celebrates 50 years on the air.  We know we wouldn’t be here without you, the viewer.

We invite you to share your photos of WHNT News 19 throughout the years.  Did you take a photo with one of our anchors or reporters?  Maybe you met a WHNT News 19 meteorologist at a community event.  We know there are lots of great pictures and we’d love to include it in this photo gallery on WHNT.com.  Any photo is welcome from 1963-2013!

Please use the ‘Submit Your Photo’ button below to upload it, or email it to photo@whnt.com.

See more of WHNT News 19′s 50th Anniversary coverage.  We’ll air a one-hour special, ’50 Years,’ on Saturday, July 27 from 7 to 8 p.m. on WHNT News 19.