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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, The Lord of The Rings, and The Marvel Universe films. Ask him about any Marvel character and he’ll surprise you with his wealth of knowledge. He’s looking forward to Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 in 2017.

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

Drew and his beautiful wife, Alexis, are a little afraid of commitment and still haven’t gotten their Pug puppy, but he’s trying to convince her to pull the trigger!

Top 5 movies, in no particular order:

1. Almost Famous
2. The Empire Strikes Back
3. Groundhog Day
4. Se7en
5. O Brother Where Art Thou


Recent Articles
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    TONIGHT: Watch the Madison Mayoral Debate on WHNT2 or at James Clemens High School

    MADISON, Ala. – The public is invited to watch tonight’s Madison Mayoral Debate, hosted by WHNT News 19 and the Madison City PTA. The debate will be held at the James Clemens High School auditorium Wednesday from 7 to 8 p.m.  Doors open at 6 p.m. We will also televise the debate LIVE on our second channel, WHNT2.  We invite you to watch our debate in person, or on TV and see where the candidates stand on the issues facing […]

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    Attorney General Luther Strange says lottery is only a bandage for state budget woes

    MONTGOMERY, Ala. – Alabama Attorney General Luther Strange said Tuesday that a lottery is not the answer Alabama needs to fix its budget problems. In a prepared statement, Strange said, “I am personally opposed to any lottery to fund state government. I believe the lottery is, at best, a band aid on the state’s budgetary problems and will not provide the kind of long-term solution we need.” He said his office has been offering legal interpretations of the various lottery […]

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    Man gets life in prison for Priceville woman’s domestic violence murder

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – A man accused of murdering his “on again, off again” girlfriend in Priceville in 2014 will spend the rest of his life in prison. Don Evan Robinson III was arrested in June 2014 and charged with the domestic violence murder of Stacey Jones. Monday, Morgan County Circuit Judge Glenn Thompson sentenced Don Evan Robinson III to life plus twenty years. He was convicted of Jones’ murder in May. Investigators said Robinson beat and strangled Jones to death. […]

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    Day 1 FLW Tournament Forrest Wood Cup leader brings in Day 2 Catch of the Day

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The leader of day one of the FLW Tournament Forrest Wood Cup scored day two’s Catch of the Day Friday. Later Friday night, the field of 50 anglers in the tournament will be narrowed down to just the top 20 for round three Saturday. Cox has found the most success getting shallow water bites. “John found a creek, I mean way up a creek, hardly on the lake it seems like, and he’s got it all to himself and […]

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    No injuries in officer-involved wreck on Pratt Ave.

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – No one was injured in an officer-involved crash on Pratt Ave. Friday afternoon. The wreck happened around 5 p.m. Friday. A Huntsville Police cruiser and another car wrecked, closing Pratt Ave from Dement St. to Schiffman St. Police on the scene said the other vehicle involved pulled in front of the officer. No one involved in the wreck was injured.  

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    Bills linebacker Reggie Ragland suffers injury in practice

    PITTSFORD, N.Y. – Second round Buffalo Bills draft pick and Madison native Reggie Ragland was hurt at practice Friday. ESPN reported Bills coach Rex Ryan said after the practice the extent of Ragland’s injury is currently unknown, but that it happened during a non-contact play. He was seen limping to the sidelines with a left knee injury. “It just looked odd,” ESPN reported Ryan said. “It wasn’t hit. None of that stuff. So sometimes those can be the worst ones, so I’m hoping […]

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    Florence Police ask for tips following armed robbery at QuickMart on Cox Creek Parkway

    FLORENCE, Ala. – The Florence Police Department is asking for any information about an armed robbery that happened Thursday night. Police said the QuickMart located at 802 Cox Creek Parkway was robbed by a man wearing all black. They say he fled on foot north onto Helton Drive. No one was injured in the robbery. Police did not say how much money was taken. Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to contact Florence Police at 256-760-6610 or text […]

  • Shinichi Fukae shows off a beautiful Wheeler Lake largemouth and he is HAPPY! (Kyle Murphy)

    Aug. 4’s Catch of the Day sure is a whopper!

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    Huntsville Police charge man with murder in connection to Broadmor Road deaths

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – The Huntsville Police Department Major Crimes Unit has charged a man with murder in connection to the deaths of two men on Broadmor Road in July. 22-year-old Quintrell Campbell is with two counts of murder in connection to the deaths of Jaylen Cosby and Khayree Austin. They were both killed inside a home on Broadmor Road on July 5. Campbell is currently being held in the Clayton County Georgia jail awaiting extradition back to Huntsville. Investigators aren’t releasing any […]

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    DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office asks for help finding missing man

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