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

  • 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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    6am ARMOR Image
  • 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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    LI House Fire 3
  • 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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    Interstate 565 County Line Wreck
  • 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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    Storm Prediction Center Categorical Outlook as of 6:30 a.m.
  • 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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    Updated Timing Graphic
  • 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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  • UPDATE: Sheriff’s Office Believes Georgia Escapee Has Left Madison County

    Posted on: 5:55 am, February 19, 2014, by , and , updated on: 01:08pm, February 19, 2014

    NEW HOPE, Ala. (WHNT) – The Madison County Sheriff’s Office says it believes Chad Dasher, the escapee from Georgia, has...
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    Chad Dasher Web
  • SUV, Car Spin Off Drake Avenue And Land In Creek; Everyone OK

    Posted on: 6:08 am, February 14, 2014, by , and , updated on: 08:31am, February 14, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – New details, yet again, in a story that’s developed throughout the morning off Drake Avenue.  The...
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    The SUV landed on one side of Pinhook Creek. (Photo: Jeff Gray/WHNT News 19)
  • Tennessee Valley Snow Pictures: February 11

    Posted on: 8:03 am, February 11, 2014, by and , updated on: 02:27pm, February 12, 2014

    TENNESSEE VALLEY, Ala. (WHNT ) – We are getting several emails of snow pictures from across the Tennessee Valley. Here...
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    Grandson of David & Teresa Pate of Tuscumbia, Son of Jon & Hayley Camp of Detroit, AL.
  • Deputies Respond to Cutting in Madison County

    Posted on: 5:34 am, February 10, 2014, by , updated on: 07:52am, February 10, 2014

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – Deputies in Madison County are on the scene of a cutting in the area of...
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    MA Cutting