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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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  • SEC Media Days 2014 (Photo: Drew Galloway/WHNT News 19)

    SEC Media Days 2014 Live Blog: Day 3

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – SEC Media Days 2014 day three is here and WHNT News 19 is your inside source for the first look at the 2014 football season. We’re going to be in Birmingham all four days bringing you the inside scoop on your favorite teams, coaches, and players. Today, the SEC Coordinator of Football Officials, the Executive Director  of College Football Playoff, and the coaches and players from Missouri, LSU, and Arkansas are up (in that order.) Keep this page […]

  • SEC Media Days 2014 (Photo: Drew Galloway/WHNT News 19)

    SEC Media Days 2014 Live Blog: Day 2

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – SEC Media Days 2014 day two is here and WHNT News 19 is your inside source for the first look at the 2014 football season. We’re going to be in Birmingham all four days bringing you the inside scoop on your favorite teams, coaches, and players. Today, the coaches and players from South Carolina, Mississippi State, Texas A&M, and Tennessee are up (in that order.) Keep this page open all day for updates. It will automatically refresh when […]

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    SEC Media Days 2014 Live Blog: Day 1

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – SEC Media Days 2014 has finally arrived and WHNT News 19 is your inside source for the first look at the 2014 football season. We’re going to be in Birmingham all four days bringing you the inside scoop on your favorite teams, coaches, and players. This four-day event kicks off at 11:30 a.m. at the Hyatt Regency Birmingham with an address from SEC Commissioner Mike Slive, followed by Auburn, Florida, and Vanderbilt. Keep this page open all day for updates. […]

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    What’s in a trophy? College Football Playoff National Championship trophy unveiled

    128 teams share the same goal this season… To hoist the brand new @CFBPlayoff Trophy! http://t.co/SSHwKdROz8— College GameDay (@CollegeGameDay) July 14, 2014 The much debated Bowl Championship Series came to an end last season, signifying an end to an era of college football history. This also means that the crystal football BCS Championship trophy was awarded for the last time to the Florida State Seminoles. The College Football Playoff starts this season, and with it comes a new trophy to […]

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    Both sides of the fence: Huntsville council revokes Kildare Mansion license for privacy structure

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The Huntsville city council has revoked the license allowing the owner of the Kildare Estate mansion to build a fence around his property. The vote passed 3-0 with an abstention from councilman Will Culver. “I had requested several continuances of this item in an effort to work out an agreement with Mr. Wright regarding an amended license agreement with a reduced size fence and those negotiations came to an end today when I was notified by his attorney […]

  • Louisiana officer shows the danger of leaving pets & children in hot cars

    “I can barely breathe–and sweat is everywhere.”  That’s what a Louisiana police officer had to say while he was locked inside a car for just 10 minutes. He was demonstrating how quickly the heat can turn deadly for children and pets. “Hi, I’m Scott Silvery, Chief of Police in Thibadoux, Louisiana. What you’re about to watch is an experiment that was highly supervised to show the effects of being inside a hot car in southern Louisiana. Please do not try […]

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    Huntsville Police rush to cutting at Todd Towers apartment building

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Police rushed to a cutting at the Huntsville Housing Authority’s Todd Towers apartment building on Greene Street late Thursday night. Huntsville police have not released any additional information, but WHNT News 19 will update you on-air, online, and on social media when we learn more.

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    Madison County school board approves purchase of land for new high school

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – The Madison County Board of Education authorized superintendent David Copeland to purchase land for a new high school in the Monrovia area Thursday night. According to a Madison County spokesperson, the land is located at the corner of Pine Grove Road and Pettus Road, across the street from Legacy Elementary School. It’s a huge step forward in a plan that’s been in the works for years. As the search was on for the perfect stretch of […]

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    Man convicted of Amanda Taylor’s murder asks for new appeal

    COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. – The man convicted of the murder and dismemberment of Amanda Taylor has petitioned the court for relief from his conviction and sentence. Ronald Weems was sentenced to life plus ten years in 2013 for Taylor’s murder. In a letter sent to officials, Weems argues that the attorney appointed to him by the court for his appeal was late filing paperwork multiple times, never accepted his calls or responded to his letters, and never saw him to discuss the […]

  • American Junior Golf Association Hosts Junior Tournament July 14-17

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The American Junior Golf Association will return to Alabama when 84 of the nation’s top junior golfers compete in the AJGA Huntsville Junior, July 14-17. The 54-hole, stroke play event will be contested at The Ledges in Huntsville, Alabama. The tournament practice round will be held Monday, July 14, while tournament rounds will be played Tuesday, July 15-17. Tournament tee times will run from 7-11:30 a.m. off the No. 1 tee. Guests are welcome to attend and […]

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    Satirical news website ‘The Rocket Wrangler’ stirs new stadium rumors

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – You might have seen an article shared by some of your Facebook friends Thursday, prompting them to ask if it’s true that the city of Huntsville is planning on building a baseball field at Big Spring Park. The idea of a baseball park in downtown has been in the news lately, but it’s just an idea right now. In December 2013, the Southern League owners voted to give the green light to the Huntsville Stars to move to Biloxi, […]

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    Coaches, players attending SEC Media Days 2014

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The circus otherwise known as SEC Media Days is next week. Three student-athletes and the head coach of each of the 14 Southeastern Conference football programs will be there to talk to the media about the upcoming season. SEC Media Days 2014 kicks off on Monday July 14th with an address from Commissioner Slive. Then, all 14 SEC teams will meet with the media. Here is a list of the players who will be in attendance: Alabama Landon […]