Recent Articles
  • The Roland Campos Investigation

    We learned Madison County Sheriff’s Investigator Roland Campos was arrested for child sex charges from a source. We didn’t get a news release. No one from the sheriff’s office gave us a heads up. They didn’t alert the public. We followed a tip and tracked the information until we could confirm it. Because this is a big deal. We spend so much time as a society trying to protect our kids – they deserve our best. Law enforcement serves as […]

  • Untying the Knot

    When you’re planning your fairy tale wedding, there are a ton of magazines and websites dedicated to tying the knot. Here you’ll find all sorts of helpful information like, “Is White the Right Color for Your Dress?” “Planning Your Financial Future, Together,” “Getting More With Less,” and “You’re Engaged, the Best Year of Your Life Starts Here!” But what happens when the fairy tale comes to an end and the next chapter of your life is titled “Divorce?” Unlike tying […]

  • Innocent in Our Legal System

    “Innocent until proven guilty.” Is that really the case? What happens when you’re innocent, arrested and headed to court? For Private First Class Steven McDowell, it meant facing a system that assumed the worst of him. The experience cost him thousands. McDowell faced the real possibility of incarceration. An arrest alone leaves an indelible mark, ruining career prospects. Steven McDowell’s arrest was based on surveillance video of the crime. Police say McDowell looked like the man in the video. Our […]

  • Wednesday Night Previews

    It’s SEAL Team night on CBS! The show is action packed and stars David Boreanaz. Who could ask for more?  Tonight kicks off with Survivor:  Heroes, Healers, and Hustlers at 7:00 pm. There’s torches and someone is not on their best behavior. At 9:00 pm, the BAU must track down a killer who has a thing for suitcases.  You won’t want to turn off the lights after CRIMINAL MINDS. Lucky for you, WHNT News 19 at 10 is on next. […]

  • Defending the Despised

    Even those accused of the most heinous of acts, from terrorism to murder, have constitutional rights. Often, they’re only as strong as the people arguing for them. We spoke with two attorneys who represent some of the most notorious criminals in Madison County. They explain why they decided to defend seemingly indefensible crimes. And how they sleep at night. Hear what they have to say in our Taking Action Special Report – Defending the Despised – Tonight on WHNT News 19 at […]

  • The Grocery Delivery Test

    There never seems to be enough time to get everything done in a day.   Grocery shopping is the last thing on our to-do list.  Delivery services are designed to help you feed your time-starved family.  Clarissa McClain puts two delivery services to the test.  The results tonight on WHNT News 19 at 10.

  • Monday Night Previews

    It’s our favorite time of the year!  New shows on CBS.  Most of us have botched a job interview.  Tonight on THE BIG BANG, Leonard does it spectacularly.   After that it’s the new show 9JKL.  Before you start scratching your head over the title, check out the pilot. Last week we fell in love with ME, MYSELF AND I.  It’s one of our favorite combinations, sweet and funny.  SCROPION rounds the evening. It would stink having to work with your […]

  • The Leaky Roof

    Heartbreaking and disgusting are ways to describe what’s happened to Jacqueline Carter.   She learned the hard way that a family friend doesn’t always do right by his friends.   Mrs. Carter deserves a happy ending to her story. Our Al Whitaker is on the case.  Watch The Leaky Roof,  Tonight at 10:00.

  • Wednesday Night is Full of Heroes

    7:00 PM, Survivor, “I’m Not Crazy, I’m Confident” – The castaways battle to prove which group has what it takes to win – Heroes, Healers or Hustlers. Also, one tribe will earn an advantage when the game is immediately “ignited” by the season’s first challenge, and there is a super idol that comes with a new twist. 8:00 PM, Seal Team, “Tip of the Spear” – The most elite unit of Navy SEALs must navigate their professional and personal lives […]

  • A Monday Night Preview

    Finally!  Today is the day all new CBS Shows Start on WHNT!  Here’s tonight’s lineup. 7:00 pm –  The Big Bang Theory, “The Proposal Proposal”,  Amy gives Sheldon an answer to his proposal while Howard and Bernadette struggle with some unexpected news.  Laurie Metcalf and Stephen Hawking guest star! 7:30 pm – Young Sheldon, “Pilot”,  While the vulnerable, gifted and somewhat naïve Sheldon deals with the world, his very normal family must find a way to deal with him. His father, […]