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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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    Authorities arrest 6, seize guns & over $40,000 in county-wide drug bust

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – Huntsville Police arrested six people in a county-wide drug bust Tuesday. Information released Thursday by Huntsville Police shows Raymond Woods, Felicia Woods, Rona Woods, Marshall Suggs, Adrian Hambrick, and Brandy Nicholas were arrested during the investigation. Huntsville Police said on Dec. 9, a combined narcotics investigation carried out by the Madison-Morgan County HIDTA Drug Task Force (STAC) and the Madison County Sheriff’s Department Narcotics Team resulted in four search warrants being served at homes throughout Madison […]

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    Longtime Madison city employee killed in accident on Zierdt Road

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Police said Madison city employee Kyle Parker, who had been reported missing earlier in the day, was killed in an accident on Zierdt Road. Huntsville Police arrived on the scene just after 6:00 pm Wednesday, but officials said the accident happened late Tuesday night. They do no believe foul play was involved. The Chevrolet Tahoe Parker was driving went down an embankment along Zierdt Road south of Ellsworth Boulevard and struck some trees. There are no guardrails along that […]

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    Albertville Police arrest man in connection to Nov. home invasion

    ALBERTVILLE, Ala. – Thursday Albertville Police arrested a man in connection to a home invasion from November. Brandon Upton was arrested in Snead and charged with robbery first degree and burglary first degree. Police said in November a man returned to his residence to find another man inside. The victim was tied up and the offender stole his truck and other items. Albertville Police said their investigation led them to Snead, where they arrested Upton and charged him in connection to this crime.

  • UPDATE: Man dies after stabbing on Brookmeade St.

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Police tell us that a man has died after a stabbing incident on Brookmeade St. Police said this was a domestic situation involving a stepfather and son. During the altercation, one of the two men pulled out a knife, leading to a struggle. One of the men was stabbed and ran away. Police said they found him lying in the street just north of Brookmeade St. He was transported to the hospital, where he later died from […]

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    Pedestrian hit by vehicle on University Drive

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle on University Drive at Putman Drive Wednesday evening. The man was transported to the hospital in unknown condition. Traffic on University Drive was not shut down, but eastbound traffic was affected.

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    New Calhoun Community College president appointed

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Dr. James S. Klauber, Sr. was unanimously approved as president of Calhoun Community College in Decatur Wednesday. In recommending Dr. Klauber for the presidential position, Chancellor Dr. Mark Heinrich said, “He brings a wealth of knowledge to the position and I am confident that his level of knowledge coupled with his experience will ensure that Calhoun continues on a very positive track,” he stated. “I know that he will be a great asset to the college and the […]

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    Woman charged with abusing 96-year-old woman at Florence nursing home

    FLORENCE, Ala. – A former nurse has been arrested and charged with abusing a 96-year-old patient, Florence Police said. 27-year-old Labarbara Deshay Currin was arrested Tuesday by U.S. Marshalls and charged with elder abuse. Investigators said Currin is accused of hitting the elderly woman in the head several times and twisting the woman’s arm while she worked at a nursing home in Florence. Police said the incident allegedly happened in early August.

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    Former Vina coach pleads guilty to Assault and Sexual Misconduct

    FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ala. –  One of two Vina High School teachers accused of having a sexual relationship with a student pleaded guilty Friday morning. Sonny Tibbs was arrested in November 2013 on accusations of having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old student from Vina High School. Friday, Tibbs entered a guilty plea for Assault and Sexual Misconduct. For Assault, Tibbs was sentenced to a 10-year split sentence. He will serve 60 days in jail and be on probation for five years. For […]


    Overturned tanker blocks traffic on I-59, just inside Etowah County

    ETOWAH COUNTY, Ala. – Collinsville Police say a tanker overturned and spilled gasoline on I-59, just inside the Etowah County line. Traffic north and south is backed up while crews work to clear the area. Avoid the area until crews clear the scene and make the road safe.

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    Be on the lookout for counterfeit & stolen SEC Championship tickets

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Tickets for Saturday’s SEC Championship game in the Georgia Dome between Missouri and Alabama are sold out, forcing many fans to go to the secondary market for tickets. The Southeastern Conference  issued an alert to reminds fans to be on the lookout for counterfeit or stolen tickets. If you’re unlucky enough to buy a counterfeit or stolen ticket, you will be denied access into the game. The SEC did release a few safety features to look for when purchasing […]

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    Reports: UAB School of Dentistry evacuated after transformer explosion

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The UAB School of Dentistry was evacuated Wednesday morning, possibly from transformer explosion that filled the area with smoke, ABC 33/40’s James Spann reported. There have been no reports of injuries, but the area was filled with smoke and a strange smell, according to reports. Birmingham Fire & Rescue and Alabama Power are on the scene trying to confirm the cause of the explosion and repair any damage. We will keep you informed about the latest developments from […]

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    Alabama to face off against Missouri for SEC Championship Saturday at 3 p.m. on WHNT

    The Crimson Tide will face off with SEC East winners Missouri Saturday, December 6 for the SEC Championship. The game will air live on CBS/WHNT-TV at 3 p.m.


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