Preston Benson

Preston produces WHNT NEWS 19 at 6:00 on weeknights. He's a huge fan of the New Orleans Saints and the LSU Tigers.

Recent Articles

  • Overnight House Fire Deemed Suspicious

    Posted on: 7:17 am, March 11, 2014, by , updated on: 06:35am, March 11, 2014

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Investigators are calling an overnight house fire in Lawrence County suspicious. Firefighters responded to a...
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  • State Troopers Respond to Wreck in Limestone County

    Posted on: 4:01 am, March 7, 2014, by , updated on: 03:52am, March 7, 2014

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Alabama State Troopers are investigating a one vehicle wreck involving an overturned pickup truck. The...
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  • Decatur Police Arrest Eight People on Drug Charges

    Posted on: 6:28 am, March 6, 2014, by , updated on: 06:10am, March 6, 2014

    DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) –  Police in Decatur arrested eight people Wednesday accused of selling drugs. Police say undercover officers purchased...
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  • Two Arrested on Drug Charges After Drug Search on Moores Mill Rd.

    Posted on: 7:35 am, March 5, 2014, by , updated on: 07:33am, March 5, 2014

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Two people have been arrested on drug charges following a search of a home on...
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  • Valleywx.com: Problems Not Expected in North AL; Reports of Icing in TN

    Posted on: 6:21 am, March 3, 2014, by , updated on: 06:04am, March 3, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – The heavy rain has moved east of Interstate 65. Most areas in the Alabama portion of...
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  • School Closings in Tennessee; Concerns About Icing

    Posted on: 5:18 am, March 3, 2014, by , updated on: 05:39am, March 3, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Some school districts in Tennessee have made the decision to close today, Monday March 3. Here’s...
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  • Firefighters Respond to Overnight House Fire in East Limestone

    Posted on: 4:47 am, February 27, 2014, by , updated on: 03:57am, February 27, 2014

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Firefighters were called to the scene of a house fire on the 1200 block of...
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  • Two Die In Wreck On Hwy. 231/431 In Meridianville

    Posted on: 5:10 am, February 25, 2014, by , updated on: 03:22pm, February 25, 2014

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala (WHNT) – Traffic is moving again after a deadly wreck blocked U.S. Highway 231/431 in Meridianville for...
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  • Update: Traffic on I-565 Returns to Normal Following Five-Vehicle Wreck

    Posted on: 6:59 am, February 24, 2014, by , updated on: 06:52am, February 24, 2014

    Update: WHNT News 19′s Robert Reeves reports traffic has pretty much returned to normal. HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A multiple-car...
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  • Valleywx.com: Risk Upgraded to Moderate

    Posted on: 7:27 am, February 20, 2014, by , updated on: 07:18am, February 20, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – The Storm Prediction Center upgraded a portion of our severe weather risk from slight to moderate...
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  • Valleywx.com: Storm Timeline Updated

    Posted on: 6:25 am, February 20, 2014, by , updated on: 06:04am, February 20, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – WHNT News 19 is taking action to make sure you are informed about an upcoming risk...
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  • Driver Okay After Car Nearly Veers Off Bridge in Morgan County

    Posted on: 7:35 am, February 19, 2014, by and , updated on: 09:01am, February 19, 2014

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) –  State Troopers are investigating a wreck involving a driver who nearly went off a small...
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