David Wood

David Wood was the recipient of the Alabama Associated Press Stan Tarilton Photographer award for two consecutive years and most recently became a two-time Emmy award winning Videojournalist.
David is a Huntsville native and a graduate of Decatur's Austin High School and UAHuntsville. He has been with WHNT News 19 since 2007.

David was highly involved in community theater in middle school, high school and college and loves the art of storytelling.

With his career as a "one-man-band" videojournalist; interviewing, writing, editing and reporting, it's David's job every day to artfully marry captivating imagery with the written word.

In October 2011, David finished the largest and most comprehensive project he's ever worked on here at the station -- a 30-minute commercial free special report that reflects on the six month anniversary of the April 27, 2011 tornadoes. Watch 'Reflections: After The Storm'.

Now, David can check the "film, produce, write and edit a 30 minute program" box off his check list.

David enjoys spending time outdoors with his daughter, Isabella. He also likes still photography and LOVES a good movie.

A big jokester and impersonator around the station, David likes to inject a bit of jest, humor and creativity into his reports whenever possible.

From the serious to the silly, you can see what David had up his sleeve next on WHNT News 19 weekdays at 5:00, 6:00 and 6:30.

Recent Articles

  • Man Accused of Trying to Kill Huntsville Officer Released from Jail

    Posted on: 6:28 pm, April 15, 2014, by

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - A man accused of trying to kill a Huntsville Police Officer is out of jail. Olusola Kuponiyi...
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  • UPDATE: Off-duty Morgan CO. Deputy Fires Shot at Suspect at Huntsville’s South Parkway Walmart

    Posted on: 2:37 pm, April 15, 2014, by and , updated on: 10:36pm, April 15, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – UPDATE: Morgan County Sheriff Ana Franklin says the man shot by one of her off-duty  deputies at...
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  • Gas Prices in Huntsville Jump 28 Cents Since Last Month

    Posted on: 3:12 pm, April 14, 2014, by , updated on: 10:34pm, April 14, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - Average retail gasoline prices in Huntsville have risen 9.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging...
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  • Gas Buddy: Huntsville Prices Increase 9.5 Cents per Gallon in One Week

    Posted on: 3:05 pm, April 14, 2014, by , updated on: 10:29pm, April 14, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - Average retail gasoline prices in Huntsville have risen 9.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging...
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  • Huntsville City Schools Goes Paperless with Student Registration

    Posted on: 11:57 am, April 14, 2014, by , updated on: 06:44pm, April 14, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - One of the biggest tasks for parents each year is a mound of paperwork required for student...
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  • Memon Mistrial: Which Verdict Would You Choose?

    Posted on: 6:54 pm, April 10, 2014, by , updated on: 09:40am, April 11, 2014

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – A mistrial was declared Thursday after a jury of three men and nine women could...
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    memon on stand
  • Courtroom Blog: Jury Hung, Judge Declares Mistrial in Dr. Iqbal Memon’s Trial

    Posted on: 9:44 am, April 9, 2014, by , and , updated on: 04:52pm, April 10, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – The jury couldn’t reach a unanimous verdict in the trial of Dr. Iqbal Memon. Circuit Judge...
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    Dr. Iqbal Memon (Photo: WHNT News 19 File)
  • Judge Schedules New Trial for Dr. Iqbal Memon

    Posted on: 11:51 am, April 8, 2014, by , updated on: 07:56pm, April 9, 2014

    Judge Donna Pate has rescheduled the trial for September 8 at 9 a.m.
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    Dr. Iqbal Memon. (PHOTO: David Wood, WHNT)
  • Huntsville’s Lowe Mill Celebrates STEM Education Subjects with STE(A)M Fest Event This Weekend

    Posted on: 1:03 pm, April 7, 2014, by , updated on: 05:30pm, April 13, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Saturday April 12 Lowe Mill ARTS & Entertainment will host the first ever STE(A)M Fest, a free...
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  • Dr. Iqbal Memon Pleads Not Guilty to Hindering Son’s Prosecution, Trial Underway

    Posted on: 10:55 am, April 7, 2014, by and , updated on: 11:43am, April 8, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Trial is beginning today for Dr. Iqbal Memon, the father of Discovery Middle School shooter Hammad...
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    Dr. Iqbal Memon (Photo: WHNT News 19 File)
  • Clinton Row Shopping Project Hosts Grand Opening in Downtown Huntsville

    Posted on: 3:49 pm, April 3, 2014, by , updated on: 09:30pm, April 4, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) - Downtown Huntsville’s latest retail experiment hosted a free grand opening event Thursday. The ceremony is designed to...
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  • National Weather Service Recognizes Huntsville International as ‘StormReady’ Airport

    Posted on: 1:37 pm, April 3, 2014, by , updated on: 03:17pm, April 3, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – On the 40th anniversary of the 1974 tornado outbreak, the National Weather Service recognized Huntsville International...
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