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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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    Health Officials: Passenger at Birmingham airport not at risk for Ebola

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – A passenger showing “signs of symptoms of Ebola” after a flight arrived at the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport prompted authorities to take precautionary measures Thursday afternoon, according to our news partners at al.com. Birmingham firefighters in hazardous material protective gear set up a command post on-board the flight. Birmingham health officials do not believed the passenger is at risk for the Ebola virus, according to Birmingham health and fire officials. The passenger got sick on a United Airlines flight and was […]

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    Huntsville Police Chief provides update on deadly officer involved shooting investigation

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — A  34-year-old man wielding a knife crashed a vehicle into a parked Huntsville Police car outside the Public Safety Complex Wednesday evening, prompting an officer to shoot and kill Reginald Owens. Thursday, Huntsville Police Chief Lewis Morris addressed the incident. “Our hearts just go out to the family. As we said last night, this is a tragic incident. It was an isolated incident that resulted in the death of Mr. Owens,” Morris said. “We have reached out […]

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    DEVELOPING: Officer involved shooting at Huntsville Public Safety Complex

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A  34-year-old man wielding a knife crashed a vehicle into a parked Huntsville Police car outside the Public Safety Complex Wednesday evening, prompting an officer to shoot and kill the man. Huntsville Police Captain JesHenry Malone said Reginald Owens rammed several parked Alabama State Trooper vehicles at that office before driving  the van through a barricade at the Huntsville Public Safety Complex and smashing into a police cruiser around 5:00 p.m. Investigators say the man the jumped out […]

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    Purchased a Red Bull since 2002? The company owes you $10

    Customers who purchased a Red Bull drink between 2002 and Oct. 3, 2014 are owed $10 cash or $15 in Red Bull products, according to a settlement the company agreed to last month. The company recently agreed to pay $13 million to consumers to settle two consumer class action lawsuits. Plaintiffs alleged that Red Bull’s marketing misrepresents both the functionality and safety of the company’s beverages. The drinkers claimed they were misled by the slogan “Red Bull gives you wings,” stating […]

  • 2014 Parade of Homes “Building the American Dream” opens Oct 11

    The Huntsville/Madison County Builders Association opens its 2014 Parade of Homes “Building the American Dream” on Saturday, October 11th.  A total of 69 homes will be open for viewing to the general public. Prices range from $159,900 to $849,900. Maps will be published in The Huntsville Times or you can visit the Parade of Homes’ website (www.MadisonCountyParadeOfHomes.com). Guidebooks are available at any Parade entry or in the Sunday, Oct 6, Huntsville Times. There is no charge to visit any home […]

  • New Hope Children’s Clinic hosting third annual Growing Hope Gala Fundraiser Nov 1

    NEW HOPE, Ala. – The New Hope Children’s Clinic is hosting their third annual Growing Hope Gala Fundraiser Nov. 1 at 6:30 p.m. at the Huntsville Botanical Garden Arbor Room. The NHCC is a non-profit, school-based health clinic that offers medical care for local children. There will be entertainment, food, a cash bar, and live and silent auctions at the gala. To make reservations, visit http://newhopechildrensclinic.org/. Attendees are encouraged to wear their best costumes to the event. Tickets are $65 […]

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    Community group calls for resignation of Huntsville City Schools superintendent, other organizations pledge support

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Members of the North Huntsville Community United for Action called for Casey Wardynski to resign as superintendent for Huntsville City Schools Monday morning. The group made the announcement during a news conference held in front of the Annie Merts Center on White Street Monday morning.  They say Wardynski should be fired if he does not resign. Pastor TC Johnson, a spokesman for the group, said Wardynski had the full support of the North Huntsville Community United for […]

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    Check to see if you get a refund – AT&T will pay $105 million for unauthorized charges on customer bills

    NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Listen up, AT&T customers: You may be in for a refund. AT&T has agreed to pay $105 million for “cramming” unauthorized charges on the monthly bills of its wireless customers, federal and state regulators announced Wednesday. The charges — typically $9.99 per month — came from third-party services for things like trivia, horoscopes and love tips. AT&T is accused of keeping at least 35% of the fees, as well as obscuring the charges on bills and […]

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    Madison County Health Department announces flu clinic schedule

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – A shipment of around 2,500 doses of flu shots arrived at the Madison County Department of Health  late last Friday. The schedule to distribute those shots has been finalized. Tuesday, October 14th and Friday, October 17th 9:00 – 11:30am and 1:00 – 4:00pm Health Department Annex Building 405 Max Luther Drive Huntsville, AL Wednesday, October 15th and Monday, October 20th 9:00 – 11:30am and 1:00 – 4:00pm Madison City Council Chamber 100 Hughes Road Madison, AL […]

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    DeKalb County officials investigate shooting death

    DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. – The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an argument between two men that resulted in one of them being shot to death. Sheriff Jimmy Harris reports deputies from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office responded to a 911 call around 10:00 p.m. Tuesday at a residence on County Road 603. Harris says  an argument between two men at the residence resulted in one of them being shot. The coroner pronounced Kenneth Shane Scott, 40, of Valley Head dead on […]

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    Texas Hospital: Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan has died

    (CNN) — Thomas Eric Duncan, the man with Ebola who traveled to the United States from Liberia, died Wednesday morning at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, the hospital said. He had been in critical condition after being diagnosed with the virus in mid-September. People who have had contact with him have been isolated and are being monitored for symptoms. GOVERNOR BENTLEY ADDRESSES EBOLA READINESS News of Duncan’s death comes as a federal official told CNN that airports in the […]

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    Gate 9 maintenance project to impact traffic Oct 9 – Oct 14

    REDSTONE ARSENAL, Ala. – The Department of Emergency Services along with Directorate of Public Works will conduct routine maintenance at Gate 9 from Oct 9 to Oct 14. During these days, lanes at the gate will be closed at times of low travel and be at normal capacity during peak travel times. The general schedule of work is: Thursday, October 9 Outbound 9 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. One lane open 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. All lanes open for lunch 1 […]


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