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Drew Galloway is WHNT’s Interactive Content Producer. He is a lover of nerd-culture and literature.

Drew joined WHNT in February 2013 after writing for The Madison Weekly. He writes about a variety of topics, including crime, community, and other general stories that come our way on a given day.

Drew’s love for literature began at an early age when he picked up his first book, The Hobbit. His love for writing grew at UAH, where he studied English and Philosophy.

Drew loves movies and often writes movie reviews for WHNT.com. Drew and a few others at WHNT love to attend the premiere showings on midnight of the first day a film is released.

Drew loves science-fiction and fantasy, including Star Wars, The Lord of The Rings, and The Marvel Universe films. Ask him about any Marvel character and he’ll surprise you with his wealth of knowledge. He’s looking forward to Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 in 2017.

He is also one of the cool people at WHNT who dress up for Halloween.

Drew and his beautiful wife, Alexis, are a little afraid of commitment and still haven’t gotten their Pug puppy, but he’s trying to convince her to pull the trigger!

Top 5 movies, in no particular order:

1. Almost Famous
2. The Empire Strikes Back
3. Groundhog Day
4. Se7en
5. O Brother Where Art Thou


Recent Articles
  • Chelsie Nicole Bolan (Photo: Moulton Police)

    UPDATE: Moulton Police locate missing teen

    MOULTON, Ala. – Moulton Police have located a teenager listed as a missing/runaway juvenile. Moulton Police Chief Lyndon McWhorter says Chelsie Nicole Bolan has been located in the Muscle Shoals area. He adds she is now safe with her family. Bolan was reported missing Friday. Chief McWhorter thanks the public for their help in locating the teen.

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    1 lane of I-565 eastbound reopened after fatal wreck involving 18-wheeler

    MADISON, Ala. – Madison Police say one lane of eastbound I-565  has been reopened after an accident at the Wall Triana exit blocked traffic Friday afternoon. Our crew on the scene says the accident involved an 18-wheeler and at least one other vehicle. First responders on the scene confirmed that there was a fatality in the accident. There’s no word yet on the identity of the person killed or what caused the accident. Refresh this story for updates.

  • Alexandria Biggers (Photo: Madison Police)

    Madison Police ask for help finding missing 16-year-old

    MADISON, Ala. – The Madison Police Department is asking for your help finding a 16-year-old girl listed as a Missing/Runaway Juvenile. Alexandria Biggers, 16, is 5’02” tall and weighs about 105 lbs. She has brown eyes and brown hair. Police said Biggers was last seen at her residence in Madison, Ala. on Feb.9, 2016. Police believe she left home voluntarily without the consent of her parents. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Madison Police Department at (256) 722-7190.

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    Who won Super Bowl 50?

    Yes, the Denver Broncos brought home the win in Super Bowl 50, defeating the Panthers 24-10. But they weren’t the only winners Sunday night. Lady Gaga’s rendition of the national anthem, which kicked off Super Bowl 50, had fans of the singer going gaga for her sweeping vocals. For the halftime show, Coldplay warmed up the stadium for Bruno Mars, who was joined on stage by Beyonce for a face-off featuring songs from both of their catalogs. And the commercials… oh the commercials. […]

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    Alabama State Trooper helps deliver baby on the side of US 72 Sunday morning

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – A State Trooper who stopped a vehicle for speeding got the surprise of a lifetime when he discovered why the couple was speeding. Danny and Shawna Lowe admit, they were speeding on U.S. 72 Sunday morning. Shawna had not only gone into labor, she was close to delivering the baby. “I got out and went to [Trooper Kesler] and I said, I’m sorry I know I was speeding but my wife’s about to give delivery,” Danny Lowe […]

  • David Lamar Camp (Photo: Madison County Jail)

    Madison Co. Sheriff’s Office charges man with sex crimes against children

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala – The Madison County Sheriff’s Office has charged a man multiple sex crimes against children. David Lamar Camp has been arrested and charged by the Madison County Sheriff’s Office with two counts of sexual abuse of a child less than 12, two counts of rape first degree, and one count of sodomy first degree. His bond is listed as $240,000. At a press conference Friday afternoon, Madison County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Michael Salomonsky said Camp was arrested as a result of […]

  • Dr. Casey Wardynski, Superintendent of Huntsville City Schools

    Huntsville City Schools superintendent speaks with WHNT News 19 about student safety at Grissom

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – WHNT News 19 has heard from several parents and students Thursday who are concerned about the incidents at Grissom High School, including fights and a student arrested for bringing a gun on campus. We took these concerns directly to Huntsville City Schools superintendent Casey Wardynski in a one-on-one interview. “We’re very mindful of the need for safety,” explained Wardynski. “We’re very prudent about it. But there are children who get off the beat of the code of conduct, […]

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    Athens Police locate missing woman with dementia

    ATHENS, Ala. – Athens Police have located a 65-year-old woman with dementia who went missing Thursday afternoon. Thank you to everyone who shared this post on social media!

  • Lori Gean Earwood (Photo: Florence Police Department)

    Police charge Florence City School nurse with sex crime against student

    FLORENCE, Ala. – The Florence Police Department has arrested and charged a Florence City School staff nurse Tuesday with two felonies for having a sexual relationship with a student. Lorie Gean Earwood, 45, surrendered to police Tuesday. Florence Police Chief Ron Tyler said Earwood is accused of having a sexual relationship with an 18-year-old female student. Earwood is charged with two Class B felonies and two Class A misdemeanors alleging she had a sexual relationship with the student. “Throughout this […]

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    List of Tennessee Valley Tornado Shelters

    WHNT News 19 has compiled a list of community tornado shelters in north Alabama.  Find the shelter closest to you so you’ll know where to go next time severe weather hits. We’ve listed the shelters by county in alphabetical order.  If you know of a shelter we should add to this list, please email details to interactive@whnt.com.  Please specify if it is a public or private-run shelter. It is important to remember that certain shelters only open under certain conditions. […]

  • Zika Virus

    6 in Alabama being tested for Zika virus, 2 in north Alabama

    TENNESSEE VALLEY – Six Alabama residents, including two from north Alabama, are being tested for Zika virus after returning from abroad, according to Alabama Department of Health Area Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris. All six people traveled separately to Latin America or Caribbean countries and returned recently, Harris said. Four of them showed symptoms, which have since cleared up, he added. All are currently well and not showing any symptoms. 80% of people infected by Zika virus have no symptoms […]

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    Madison Mayor Troy Trulock gives State of the City address

    MADISON, Ala. – Madison Mayor Troy Trulock took the stage Friday under the rocket at the Davidson Center to give attendees a look back at the accomplishments of 2015 and look ahead to the rest of 2016. Trulock stated that he measures the quality of life in Madison by schools, homes, jobs and roads – all of which influence each other. The center of Trulock’s address was all about growth. Both economically and physically. He outlined successful projects in 2015, such as the County Line […]

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