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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 and the Lord of The Rings, and now The Hobbit films. He also loves the Marvel Comics films and is looking forward to the next installment of The Avengers in 2014. Ask him about any Marvel character and he'll surprise you with his wealth of knowledge. His favorite is Ant-Man, due for a film in 2015.

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

Drew and his beautiful wife, Alexis, attend Willowbrook Baptist Church. They are planning to get a puppy very soon, possibly a Pug. Check back for updates!


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    Second man indicted in conspiracy to bribe Huntsville police officer

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – A second Huntsville man was arrested Wednesday in connection to a conspiracy to bribe a Huntsville police officer to make cocaine trafficking charges go away. Federal authorities said Cedric Duane Ryans, 42, was arrested Wednesday on charges he conspired with Huntsville police officer Lewis Hall in efforts to fix cocaine trafficking charges against an individual arrested by another Huntsville officer. Ryans was indicted by a grand jury last week. The indictment said Ryans conspired with Hall to pay a second […]

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    President Obama to visit Selma to mark 50th anniversary of ‘Bloody Sunday’ civil rights march

    SELMA, Ala. –  On Saturday, March 7, the president and the first lady will travel to Selma to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery “Bloody Sunday” march. President Obama will deliver remarks at the historic Edmund Pettus Bridge. On March 7, 1965, protesters planned to cross the Edmund Pettus Bridge on their civil rights march to Montgomery. Law enforcement officers attempted to break up the protest, ultimately using force against the crowd. The televised violence was dubbed “Bloody Sunday” […]

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    ‘Pieology Pizzeria’ to launch first Alabama restaurant in April

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Pizza lovers will have a new pie shop to visit at Bridge Street in April. West coast-based Pieology Pizzeria is launching its first Alabama build-your-own-pizza restaurant. Pieology specializes in handcrafted, artisan-style, stone-fired pizzas, salads, sides and desserts. When job opportunities become available, the company will post the openings on their website, pieology.com/careers.

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    Your Photos: Feb. 20 winter weather

    Here’s a collection of your winter weather photos from Friday, Feb. 20. Check out valleywx.com for the latest weather alerts and more pictures of the sleet, snow and rain! To send us a photo, click “Submit Your Photo” below. We check them periodically and approve them to be added to the gallery. Click here for information on road conditions.

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    School Closings & Delays for Friday, February 27th

    TENNESSEE VALLEY (WHNT) – The following is a list of school delays and closings for Friday, February 27, 2015.  Check the latest forecast here. AAMU: Open at 10 a.m. Albertville City Schools: Closed Arab City Schools: Closed Athens Bible School: Opens at 11 a.m. Athens City Schools: 3 hour delay Athens State University: Open at 10 a.m. Blount County Schools: Closed Boaz City Schools: Closed Cherokee County Schools: Closed Friday Colbert County Schools: 2 hour delay Cornerstone Christian Academy: Closed […]

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    Road conditions improve as Thursday’s sun melts most of the snow

    TENNESSEE VALLEY – The main concern Thursday morning was snowy and icy road conditions, but the situation has improved quite a bit.  The sunshine we’ve seen today is really helping. In Huntsville, all sections of Memorial Parkway reopened at 1:45 p.m.  Prior to this, drivers were using the access roads, causing traffic to back up pretty seriously.  Highway 72 over Chapman Mountain is also open. There is a good bit of snow piled up on the side of the roads, […]

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    Business Closings & Delays: Friday, Feb. 27th

    (WHNT) – The following businesses and government offices have a schedule change due to winter weather. Please read our Closings Policy to see which businesses we list.  We also offer solutions for you to notify your employees and customers. Boys and Girls Clubs of North Central Alabama: Closed Friday Decatur City Hall: Open at 10:30 a.m. DeKalb County Government Offices: 2 hour delay Franklin County Courthouse: 2 hour delay HTPG in Scottsboro: First shift delayed 2 hours Friday; second shift on Friday […]

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    Madison Road projects halted in retaliation to anti-tax billboard

    MADISON, Ala. – The Alabama Department of Transportation Director (ALDOT) halted two major road projects because of one lawmaker’s public stance against a tax hike plan, according to ALDOT Director John Cooper. It all stems from the billboard pictured above. Senator Bill Holtzclaw rented it to express his opposition to Governor Bentley’s tax proposal. The billboard space is located along Highway 72 in Madison. According to Cooper, now the widening projects for Highway 72 and Jeff Road are on hold. Cooper […]

  • Alabama Law Enforcement Agency issues Winter Travel Advisory

    MONTGOMERY — Winter storm forecasts for north Alabama likely will result in snow‐covered or icy roads and hazardous driving conditions throughout northern Alabama. Alabama State Troopers encourage all motorists to drive with extreme caution and to avoid roadways when weather conditions are dangerous. Troopers offer the following tips to help ensure safe winter travel: Avoid travel, if possible, when icy or other extremely hazardous driving conditions develop in your area. Keep your vehicle in good operating condition. Check antifreeze levels […]

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    Update: No shooting, no injuries at DHR building in Athens

    ATHENS, Ala. – Police responded to a shots fired call at the Department of Human Resources building on Market St. in Athens Monday evening. Police later determined that there was no shooting. Athens spokesperson Holly Hollman said Athens Police received a call just after 5 p.m. Monday of shots fired at the Limestone County Department of Human Resources. Chief Floyd Johnson said officers secured the building and did not yet found any evidence of a shooting. Officers evacuated the building and searched […]

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    Suspect in deadly shooting near Somerville Post Office turns himself in

    SOMERVILLE, Ala. –  Authorities said a deadly shooting happened at a residence near the Somerville Post Office Monday around 4 PM. Morgan County Sheriff Ana Franklin said Chad Anthony Lorance, 32, of Hartselle was shot once and killed at a residence on Broad Street in Somerville, near the post office. Later Monday evening, deputies issued a warrant for Bryan Crow.  Crow turned himself in to Sheriff Franklin just after 10 p.m. Monday. There had been a multiple-agency effort across state lines on […]

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    School Closings & Delays: Tuesday, February 24

    (WHNT) – The following is a list of school delays and closings for Tuesday, February 24, 2015. Check the latest forecast here. Blount County Schools: 3 hour delay Tuesday Cherokee County Schools: 3 hour delay Tuesday Etowah County Schools: 3 hour delay Tuesday We will update this list as more schools announce closings and delays. Be sure to read the WHNT News 19 Closings Policy to see if your school qualifies to be added to the list.

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