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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!

Recent Articles
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    Judge allows suspension of Huntsville teacher accused of helping student change answers on test

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. –   A judge ruled Friday the suspension of a Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary teacher accused of helping a student change answers on a standardized test will stand. Eleanor Burks, a longtime fourth-grade teacher at MLK, will be suspended for 15 days. School board leaders alleged Burks assisted a student in changing test responses on a standardized test. Cathy McNeal, director of assessment and accountability for the school district, testified before the school board earlier this month that Burks stopped […]

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    Live music, food, & other special events coming to downtown Huntsville August 16

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Downtown Huntsville has two unique events coming this Saturday — the Hottest Weekend of the Year Fest Contests and the Goat Show at Clinton Row. The Hottest Weekend of the Year Fest Contest is a hot pepper and hot sauce eating contest. It will be held from 6 – 9 p.m. in Big Spring Park East Saturday. Registration for the contests will be behind the stage starting 5:45 p.m. and the contests will be at 7:15. The winner of […]

  • Tips for caring for your dogwood tree

    Do you have a dogwood tree that you love? George Bennett from Bennett Nursery is here to give you some tips and tricks to care for it.

  • Kristian Griffin walks to her court hearing on Thursday, August 13 in the Madison County Courthouse. (Photo: Dion Hose/WHNT News 19)

    Court testimony: Guntersville soccer coach used women to lure victims

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Court testimony Wednesday revealed former volunteer Guntersville High School girls soccer coach David Barrow is accused of using a woman to ask girls on the Grissom High School swim team if they were interested in modeling and making extra money, according to our news partners at AL.com and The Huntsville Times. That incident took place at a Huntsville YMCA, according to testimony in the preliminary hearing of Kristian Danette Griffin in Madison County District Court. Griffin is charged with three […]

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    Decatur lawn care worker injured in accident

    DECATUR, Ala. – A lawn care worker was flown to the hospital after an accident Wednesday afternoon. The accident happened just after 4 p.m. on Cedarhurst Drive in southwest Decatur. A lawn care company crew was getting ready to leave from the site where they were working. Emergency crews on the scene said the driver started the truck and began to drive off, thinking all the workers were in the truck. He didn’t realize that one man was still bed of […]

  • Jarquis Daquon Sledge (Photo: Huntsville Police)

    Huntsville Police make arrest in July 4 convenience store shooting

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Police have made an arrest in connection to a shooting that happened in the parking lot of a convenience store on Blue Spring Road July 4. The Huntsville Police Major Crimes Investigators arrested Jarquis Daquon Sledge, 16, and charged him with Assault 1st in the shooting of Nathan Lamar Hatcher. On July 4, Hatcher was shot and seriously wounded in the parking lot of the Quick Trip convenience store located at 5160 Blue Spring Road. Jarquis Sledge […]

  • L to R: Steve Johnson, Kimberly Battle and Walker McGinnis discuss the issues facing the Huntsville Board of Education.  Battle and McGinnis are running for the District 4 school board seat. (Photo: WHNT News 19)

    WATCH: Interview with candidates for Huntsville School Board District 4

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville’s municipal election is Tuesday, August 26.  On that day, voters will elect new representatives for the city council and city school board in Districts 2, 3 and 4. In the coming days WHNT News 19 will bring you in-depth coverage on each of these races.  We have interviews lined up with each candidate in the coming days. Here are our interviews with the two candidates for Huntsville Board of Education District 4, Walker McGinnis and Kimberly Battle. The candidates […]

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    UPDATE: Final Grotto Lights Concert and ‘Night of a Hundred Hula Hoops’ is canceled Saturday

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The final Grotto Lights Concert and Night of a Hundred Hula Hoops are both canceled Saturday night due to weather. The concert was set for 6 – 9 p.m. in Big Spring Park. Saturday was suppose to be the first time for Night of a Hundred Hula Hoops. During the concert, 100 hula hoops were going to be on the lawn of the concert area for both young and old to show off! There is no word yet on a rescheduled […]

  • VIDEO added: Likely microburst causes damage in Albertville, Main Street Music Festival still on

    ALBERTVILLE, Ala. – Strong winds and rain blew through part of Marshall County on Thursday evening, leaving a wake of damage in their path.  The damage is likely from a microburst. PLEASE NOTE: The Main Street Music Festival is still on – it starts Friday at 4 p.m. and continues through Saturday.  See the schedule. Crews worked through the night and continue to make progress all day Friday, clearing downed trees and repairing power lines in several areas in Albertville. […]

  • Water balloon fighters trade in swimsuits for suits and ties

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A unique water balloon fight happened in downtown Huntsville Thursday evening. Participants traded swimsuits for suits and ties. It’s part of the greatest international scavenger hunt the world has ever seen. It’s a week-long social media scavenger hunt held each fall. Teams earn points for submitting pictures and videos for each item in the hunt. But it’s not just about checking off items on a list. Local participants support a non-profit “Random-Acts.” One of the items on the […]

  • Full sun Hydrangeas are the perfect plant for summer

    George Bennett from Bennett Nursery is here to give you some tips for caring for full sun Hydrangeas.

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    BBB of North Alabama President & CEO Michele Mason departs after 23 years of service

    NORTH ALABAMA – The Better Business Bureau (BBB) of North Alabama has announced the upcoming departure of President/CEO Michele Mason, who has accepted a position with BBB serving SE Florida and the Caribbean. Mason will step down from her current role on October 10, 2014.  Mason has been employed with BBB of North Alabama for 23 years, serving nearly 19 years in the role of President/CEO. During that time, BBB has seen tremendous growth in the number of requests for information […]


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