Jasmine Redus joined WHNT News 19 in December 2014 as a Production Assistant. She worked her way up from editor, to now producing the 6 am Morning News hour. Born and raised in Huntsville, she is a native of the Tennessee Valley.

Jasmine has a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication from The University of North Alabama. While in school, she worked for Good Day UNA as one of the show’s anchors. She was also a member of the National Broadcasting Society and the Xi Phi Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.

In her spare time, Jasmine likes to spend time with family and friends. Her hobbies include finding recipes on Tasty’s Facebook page, going to concerts and traveling.

If you have any news tips, comments or questions, you can email her at jasmine.redus@whnt.com.


Recent Articles
  • Late night house fire displaces Huntsville woman

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A woman is without a home this morning, after a late night fire. It happened around 11:30 Wednesday night on the 4800 block of Blue Spring Road. A woman called 911 to say her house was full of smoke. Huntsville firefighters quickly determined the fire was coming from the kitchen. Fire damage was mostly in the kitchen, with smoke damage throughout the house. Thankfully, there were no injuries. Investigators are looking into the cause.

  • Power outage for Southeast Madison County, cause unknown

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – A power outage has occurred in the New Hope and Owens Cross Roads area in Southeast Madison County. The outage area extends from Sutton Road south to the Marshall County line, and from Green Mountain east to the Jackson County line. Huntsville Utilities is working to restore the service as quickly as possible. The cause of the outage is unknown at this time.

  • Teen killed in motorcycle wreck on Wall Triana Highway Identified

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Huntsville Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle wreck involving a teenager. Madison County Deputy Coroner, Tyler Berryhill, confirms the victim is 16-year-old Tyrone Pointer Jr. of Madison. According to Madison City Schools, Pointer was a sophomore at Bob Jones High School. The wreck happened around 9:45 Thursday night on Wall Triana Highway, just south of Dunlop Boulevard. According to police, the 16-year-old was traveling south on Wall Triana on his motorcycle, when he hit an SUV turning […]

  • Police searching for person responsible for late-night shooting

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Two people are in the hospital this morning, after a late night shooting. Around 11:30 Wednesday night, Huntsville police received a call about two people shot in the parking lot of Wade Mountain Preserve. That’s just off Pulaski Pike, near Bob Wade Lane. When they arrived, they found a male shot in the chest and a female shot in the head. They were both rushed to Huntsville Hospital. We are told the female is in serious condition […]

  • Late night house fire damages part of Huntsville home

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Around 11:30 pm Wednesday, Huntsville fire crews were called to the 100 block of Barrel Avenue. Homeowners said their air conditioner was on fire and quickly spreading to the home. It took firefighters about 30 minutes to get the fire under control. Crews say half of the home has major fire damage, while the other half has smoke damage. Thankfully, there were no injures. However, the American Red Cross is assisting the two adults that lived in […]

  • Man arrested after high speed chase in Huntsville

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A man is in jail after he led Alabama State Troopers on a high speed chase Tuesday night. It started around 11:30 pm on Highway 53 near Kelly Springs Road. Authorities say they initially tried to pull over the driver for speeding. The chase then headed south into Huntsville, with speeds as high as 110 MPH. Huntsville police assisted Troopers once in the city. The chase eventually ended on Bonnell Drive. That’s when the driver tried to […]

  • Crews investigating late night fire in Madison County

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – Two people are without a home this morning after theirs caught fire Wednesday night. Volunteer firefighters from Moores Mill and surrounding areas were called to the 100 block of Claty Drive, just off Baltimore Hill Road, around 10:45 pm. When they arrived, they could see flames coming from one end of the mobile home. Crews were able to put the fire out in about 30 minutes. We are told two adults live in the home and […]

  • Driver of Corvette lucky to be alive after striking 18 wheeler in Madison County

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – A part of Highway 72 east was closed for over an hour, after a late night wreck. According to Alabama State Troopers, the wreck happened just after 10 pm on Highway 72 at Salty Bottom Road. A black Corvette was traveling west in the eastbound lanes of the highway. That’s when the driver of the Corvette struck an 18 wheeler. The driver of the 18 wheeler was not injured, but the driver in the Corvette was […]

  • Traffic on Governors Drive starting to move over Monte Sano; Police search for driver who rammed car into utility pole

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Governors Drive is now open to traffic. Both westbound lanes are open and eastbound lanes are open. The road had been closed for hours due to an early morning wreck. It was blocked from Monte Sane to Bassett. Police shut down Governors Drive due to low-hanging power lines. Huntsville Utilities worked to replace the damaged pole and re-hang traffic lights impacted. Utility crews worked all day to repair the damage left behind by the wreck. At one point traffic on Governors […]

  • Early morning house fire damages Huntsville home

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A Huntsville may says he’s lucky to be alive this morning after his home caught fire. It all started just after midnight Friday morning on Eastland Drive. Firefighters arrived to find flames and smoke coming from the back of the home. The homeowner tells us he does not have any smoke detectors inside the home. He says a neighbor noticed the fire and banged on the door until he woke up. Thanks to the neighbor’s quick thinking, […]

  • Mobile home destroyed in fire, two people taken to hospital

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – Paramedics took two people to Huntsville Hospital this morning after a mobile home fire in Hazel Green. Around 1:15 Tuesday morning, Bobo, Hazel Green and Toney fire officials were called to the 1500 block of Scott Road. When they arrived, a mobile home was engulfed in flames. One man suffered from smoke inhalation and minor cuts, after he tried to break a window to get a female out of the home. The female suffered from burns and […]

  • Driver leaves the scene after wrecking truck on Research Park Boulevard

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Around 11:30 Wednesday night, Huntsville police recover a stolen vehicle, but not in the condition it was taken. An officer found a wrecked truck on Research Park Boulevard at Blake Bottom Road. According to police, the driver was traveling east on Blake Bottom Road, missed a stop sign, drove up on an embankment and destroyed a guard rail. The driver then left the scene of the wreck. It is unclear if the truck was stolen, but it was […]