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Amanda joined the WHNT News 19 team in December of 2013.
She graduated from Auburn University with a degree in Radio, Television and Film.
She is currently one of the producers for WHNT News 19 This Morning.
Amanda enjoys walking her dog Ally, watching TV and hanging out with friends.

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    Apartment fire on Cotton Row in Huntsville

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Investigators are trying to determine the cause of an apartment fire at 4915 Cotton Row. It started around 6:00 Friday morning. Only one apartment on the lower floor was damaged. No one was home at the time. The residents will not be able to return to the apartment.  

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    Deadly wreck shuts down interstate temporarily

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – A deadly crash on I-65 shut the interstate down temporarily Thursday night. Witnesses say the crash happened around 9:30 p.m. near exit 361. That’s just east of Elkmont, near Sandlin Road. Details are limited at this time, but firefighters on the scene tell us at least one person died in the wreck. We are currently working to gather more information. The interstate is back open this morning.

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    New Year’s Eve at Big Spring Park in Huntsville

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Some of the Rocket City spent New Year’s Eve at Big Spring Park for the “Terrame Rockets into 2015″ event. Terrame hosts the event each year, free of charge, for the city of Huntsville to give back to the community. Organizers made some big changes to the celebration this year, doing away with the annual ball-drop to make way for rocket launches and a moon rise. Hundreds of people gathered to celebrate the holiday. There was music, […]

  • Overnight House Fire

    Christmas night fire destroys Decatur family’s home

    DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – A Christmas night fire destroyed a Decatur home.  The fire broke out around 11:30 p.m. at a house in the 500 block of Church Street. Fortunately, the couple who lived there was not home at the time.  They were visiting relatives across town. It took crews about 30 minutes to get the flames under control.  They had to block off Church Street while they worked. The street has since reopened.  The cause of the fire is […]

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    Person hurt as concrete truck rolls over in Gurley

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Officials say a concrete truck has rolled over on Rock Cut Road in Gurley. That’s near Highway 72 and Little Cove Road. MedFlight was on the scene, shutting down Highway 72 for a short period of time. It has now reopened. However, Rock Cut Road is still closed. Authorities confirm that at least one person was trapped. WHNT News 19’s crew on the scene says the person is now out of the truck. We will continue […]

  • UPDATE: Huntsville prepares for the Rocket City Marathon

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The Rocket City is preparing for a decades old tradition. The Rocket City Marathon starts at 7:00 a.m. Saturday. The course this year is new starting and ending at the Von Braun Center. Organizers call it a gently rolling and fast route through historic downtown Huntsville, the Botanical Garden, and through the U.S. Space and Rocket Center. Nearly 2,000 runners are registered for the marathon, all of the runners have worked hard to able to participate, but […]

  • Huntsville Stabbing Investigating

    UPDATE: Man charged with attempted murder after woman stabbed on Hunters Ridge Dr.

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT)- Huntsville Police say a man is charged with attempted murder following an incident where a woman was stabbed early Wednesday morning. Police and paramedics responded to a 911 call on Hunters Ridge Drive just before 2 a.m. Wednesday. The woman said her boyfriend stabbed her.  She was rushed to Huntsville Hospital for treatment. Police responded to the 4000 block of Hunters Ridge around 9:50 a.m. Wednesday based on a report the suspect had returned. Police say Joshua […]

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    Authorities search for an escaped work release inmate

    DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT)- The Alabama Department of Corrections is looking for an inmate who escaped from the Decatur Work Release Center on Sunday. Authorities say 21-year-old Tyler Russell Baird escaped at 10:30 p.m. Baird is 6’2” and weighs 150 lbs.  He has brown hair and blue eyes. Baird was last seen wearing either blue or black clothing. Please call your local law enforcement agency or the Alabama Department of Corrections at 1-800-831-8824 if  you have any information on this case.

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    Overnight house fire on Keel Mountain Road

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Officials are investigating the cause of a house fire on the 1800 block of Keel Mountain Road. It happened just after midnight, Friday morning. Firefighters from Keel Mountain, Gurley and Central all responded to the call. It took around an hour to get the fire under control. Officials say the house was unoccupied. The renters had moved out of the home on Thursday. Firefighters say the house is a loss. Keel Mountain Road is currently […]

  • Elkmont House Fire

    Home destroyed by fire in Elkmont

    Elkmont, Ala. (WHNT)- A fire destroyed a woman’s home in Limestone County overnight. Firefighters from Elkmont and Owens responded to a call on Highway 127 just after 11:00 p.m. We are told the homeowner may have suffered minor smoke inhalation. She was treated at the scene and is now staying with a relative. Firefighters are still investigating the cause of the fire. The home is considered a loss.      

  • LW Deadly Shooting Hatton

    UPDATE: Man charged with murder in Lawrence County shooting

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – A man has been charged with murder following a deadly shooting in Hatton late Monday night. Sheriff’s deputies say they responded to a home on County Road 500 in the Loosier community around 10:00 p.m. Monday. Investigators found one man dead inside the house.  He has been identified as John “Johnny” Rance Campbell, 44, of 352 County Road 501 in Moulton.  He had been shot in the chest. Deputies took the homeowner, Brian Harville, into […]

  • Arsenal: Gate 7 open for afternoon traffic

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. (WHNT) –  Staff at Redstone Arsenal hope to have Gate 7 open by close of business Tuesday so people can use it to go home. It is now open for traffic. Gate 7, Martin Road off of Zierdt Road, was closed for much of the day Tuesday.  It caused long delays Tuesday morning as drivers had to use other entry points, most of them opting for Gate 9. This caused delays on many feeder roads to Gate 9, […]


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