Daniela Perallon

Daniela Perallon joined WHNT News 19 in December of 2011. She started her career as a reporter/producer for News 25 in Evansville, Indiana.

Daniela is a born-and-raised Floridian. She grew up in a home where news and politics were always the major topics of discussion. While at first distressed that her parents would prefer her to watch the news rather than Nickelodeon, she soon developed a passion for news and politics. Once she decided she was going to be a reporter, there was no looking back.

Daniela is a proud alum of the University of Florida (Go Gators!). There she reported and produced news for WRUF Sports Radio 850 and Florida's 89.1 WUFT-FM. She also spent time reporting for WUFT TV. In the summer of 2010 Daniela had the privilege to study abroad in London, where she reported on the country's transition to a coalition government. She is also proud to have been a part in the UF Center for Media Innovation and Research's first student-run Midterm election night coverage.

In her spare time, Daniela likes to think she is the next greatest chef and can often be found experimenting in the kitchen. She also has a love for still photography, jogging, and music.

Daniela would love for you to email her your story ideas and feedback. You can also finder her on Twitter @DanielaPerallon.

Recent Articles

  • The “Future of Education” Looks A Lot Like A Virtual Reality Video Game

    Posted on: 10:46 pm, March 20, 2014, by , updated on: 11:42pm, March 20, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – It looks like something out of a video game, but it’s the latest way students are learning...
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  • Overwhelmed By Paperwork, Probate Judge Looks Forward To Technology Upgrade

    Posted on: 9:41 pm, March 19, 2014, by , updated on: 10:41pm, March 19, 2014

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – When you walk into the Madison County Probate Judge’s office, it’s clear: files dominate the...
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  • Groups Rally in Support of Huntsville School Board, Superintendent

    Posted on: 10:59 am, March 18, 2014, by and , updated on: 08:25am, March 19, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Community groups held a rally Tuesday to speak in support of education in Huntsville.  They received...
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    Groups gather on the steps of the Annie Merts Center to speak in support of the Huntsville Board of Education and Superintendent Casey Wardynski. (Photo: Daniela Perallon/WHNT News 19)
  • New Road Project Would Create Gateway To Downtown Huntsville

    Posted on: 9:14 pm, March 14, 2014, by , updated on: 10:44pm, March 14, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - The $100 million Twickenham Square development is currently the largest project in Huntsville’s effort to revitalize downtown....
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  • Citizens Take School District Rezoning Plan Frustrations To City Council

    Posted on: 10:34 pm, March 13, 2014, by

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) –  Frustration and anger about the Huntsville City School’s rezoning plan has yet to die down. After...
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  • Overcrowded Buses & Lengthy Commutes Push School District To Consider New Transportation Plan

    Posted on: 9:50 pm, March 12, 2014, by , updated on: 09:51pm, March 12, 2014

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Overcrowded buses, lengthy commutes, and first graders riding the buses with high school seniors: These...
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  • Plaintiff Sonnie Hereford IV Speaks Out On City School System’s Rezoning Battle

    Posted on: 9:43 pm, March 11, 2014, by , updated on: 09:25am, March 12, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Shortly after Sonnie Hereford IV turned 6 years old, he became the first student in Alabama...
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  • Madison County School Board Passes Resolution Opposing Anti-Common Core Legislation

    Posted on: 9:23 pm, March 6, 2014, by , updated on: 10:22pm, March 6, 2014

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Common Core opponents are ramping up their efforts to repeal or undercut the controversial curriculum....
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  • State House Committee Passes Bill That Would Put Prayer Back In Classroom

    Posted on: 5:14 pm, February 26, 2014, by

    (WHNT) – State lawmakers have passed a bill through the Education Policy committee that would put Christian prayer back in...
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  • Paint Rock to Disband Municipal Court System

    Posted on: 7:28 pm, February 25, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:41pm, February 25, 2014

    PAINT ROCK, Ala. (WHNT) – The Paint Rock town council voted to disband its municipal court system Tuesday night. The...
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  • Severe Weather Preparedness Tax Free Holiday Is This Weekend

    Posted on: 9:46 pm, February 19, 2014, by , updated on: 10:19pm, February 19, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – While you may be marveling at how quickly it has warmed up since last week’s freeze, WHNT...
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  • Grant Police Warn Scam Caller Is Impersonating Police Officer

    Posted on: 9:35 pm, February 18, 2014, by , updated on: 10:38pm, February 18, 2014

    GRANT, Ala. (WHNT) – It is a scam meant to prey on people’s fear and concern for loved ones. Chief...
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