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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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    Your Photos: 2014 Graduation!

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    Two men cut after fight on Front Street in Huntsville

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville Police report two men were injured after a cutting at a residence on Front Street in Huntsville Friday. It happened just before 1 p.m. Police say three men got into an altercation. Two of those men were cut during the fight. No one was seriously injured. Huntsville Police are investigating.

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    Looking for some Fourth of July family fun? Here’s a list of events around the Valley

    TENNESSEE VALLEY – Are you looking for a fun family event for the Fourth of July? We’re Taking Action to put together a list of events happening around the Tennessee Valley. We will keep adding to the list as event information is released. Know of an event we missed? Email me the details at drew.galloway@whnt.com. Huntsville -2014 City Lights and Stars Concert Series: Come see Microwave Dave and the Nukes perform at Burritt on the Mountain at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12 in […]

  • Ronnie Blair & Matt Massey talk about the issues ahead of Superintendent runoff

    (WHNT) – Both candidates for Madison County Superintendent sat down with WHNT News 19’s Steve Johnson for an interview ahead of the Republican runoff, set for July 15. Matt Massey took a commanding lead as the votes rolled in for the primary election, but he didn’t quite snag the 50% plus one vote needed to win the seat at the central office. Ronnie Blair and incumbent superintendent David Copeland split the vote, with Blair edging ahead 28% to Copeland’s 22%. “This […]

  • Huntsville officer wounded in deadly standoff files lawsuit against gunman’s estate

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A Huntsville police officer who was shot in the line of duty has filed a lawsuit against the estate of the gunman who injured him. Officer Jason Moore was shot while responding to a domestic incident on Stanford Drive in April. He was hit with a shotgun blast, with pellets hitting his face. Moore had surgery Huntsville Hospital to treat his wounds. Witnesses reported hearing dozens of rapid-fire gunshots as the standoff unfolded.  WHNT News 19′s Daniela Perallon talked […]

  • Tips for pruning your summer garden

    If you want to have a good garden, it’s time to start thinking about what you’re going to prune. The experts from Bennett Nursery are here to give you some tips for pruning back the wild growth in your garden.

  • Athens Police identify mother and son dead from apparent murder-suicide

    ATHENS, Ala. – Athens Police continue to investigate an apparent murder-suicide at 305 Longview Street.  They responded to the home on Wednesday afternoon. Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson said a UPS driver alerted police to a note found on the door of the residence that caused some concern shortly after 1 p.m. “We interpreted it to be a suicide-type note,” said Johnson. “So what happened from there is he called the police department. The police department responded. Officers entered the […]

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    LATEST: 2-Year Old Released From Hospital After Falling From 2nd Story Apartment

    DECATUR, Ala. – A 2-year-old boy was released Wednesday from Huntsville’s Women and Children’s Hospital where he was flown after falling down several steps, then through a guardrail landing on the concrete below. A release from Decatur Police says the child suffered only minor injuries in the fall. The accident happened Tuesday evening on the steps leading from a second story apartment on O’Rourke Lane. A witness told WHNT News 19 the child walked from the door of the apartment […]

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    Window of Decatur Chick-fil-a shot at by air gun

    DECATUR, Ala. – Police say just before 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, someone shot at the Chick-fil-a on Beltline Road with an air gun. Decatur police believe the person stuck a BB gun or pellet gun out of their vehicle window and shot at the Chick-fil-a window. The window is double paned, so the outer window was shattered. Witnesses say the person drove off in a white SUV. Decatur police are investigating.

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    Death of stand-out Ohio student determined to be caffeine overdose

    LAGRANGE, Ohio – The sudden death of an Ohio high school student has been traced back to something almost everyone consumes every day–caffeine. Just days before graduation,  Logan Stiner, 18, was found unresponsive at his family’s home. Early into the investigation, police said they had ruled out foul play in the teen’s death. The death of Stiner, a top five student in his class, prom king, and wrestling star, shocked the community. His autopsy didn’t reveal anything, but additional blood tests were conducted after […]

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    Judge orders mediation in Huntsville schools rezoning case; board to meet Wednesday

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – The Huntsville Board of Education will hold a special called board meeting Wednesday, July 2 to discuss the latest in the school rezoning case.  Tuesday, a judge issued a ruling, ordering both sides to go to mediation. Wednesday’s meeting is at 9 a.m. in the board room at the Annie Merts Center, located at 200 White Street.  Read this update on the meeting. Tuesday, U.S. District Judge Madeline Hughes Haikala issued a 107-page ruling, ordering both […]

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    Space pioneer & author Fred Ordway dies at 87

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Frederick Ordway III, a world-renowned space scientist and author, passed away Tuesday at the age of 87. Ordway is best known for his work as a technical adviser on the film “2001: A Space Odyssey.” He is also noted for his work with Dr. Wernher von Braun on the Apollo program at Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville. Ordway was the author of more than 30 books and contributed to more than 300 scientific articles. His most recent venture involved […]