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

  • National Signing Day 2014

    Posted on: 7:29 am, February 5, 2014, by , updated on: 06:44am, February 5, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – It is a day many college football fans consider to be a national holiday. We’re talking...
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  • Search Underway for Man Accused of Stealing Handguns from Vehicle

    Posted on: 6:10 am, February 4, 2014, by , updated on: 05:24am, February 4, 2014

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – One man is on the run after authorities say he stole three handguns from a...
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    MA Moores Mill Burglary Search
  • Eight People Arrested on Controlled Substance Charges in Madison County

    Posted on: 6:58 am, February 3, 2014, by , updated on: 06:10am, February 3, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Eight people are charged in Madison County with manufacturing a controlled substance. Our news partners The...
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  • Update: Man, Daughter Die In Wreck Involving 18-Wheeler in Lawrence County

    Posted on: 7:40 am, January 31, 2014, by , and , updated on: 04:22pm, January 31, 2014

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – A father and daughter from Danville died Friday morning after an 18-wheeler hit their truck...
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    Michael and Sierra Serda (Photo: Family)
  • Driver Injured in Early-Morning Wreck

    Posted on: 4:18 am, January 31, 2014, by , updated on: 04:12am, January 31, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Paramedics took one person to Huntsville Hospital after an overnight wreck Friday. The single-car crash happened...
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    HV Patton Road wreck
  • Valleywx.com: Final Frigid Morning

    Posted on: 6:26 am, January 30, 2014, by , updated on: 06:11am, January 30, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – There is a warming light at the end of this frigid temperature tunnel. Temperatures were in...
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    Cold Huntsville
  • Storm Hunter 19: Road Condition Update on Sand Mountain

    Posted on: 6:25 am, January 29, 2014, by , updated on: 06:18am, January 29, 2014

    SAND MOUNTAIN, Ala. (WHNT) – WHNT News 19 is taking action to keep you informed during this winter weather. WHNT...
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    Robert SH 19 Sand Mountain
  • Storm Hunter 19: Road Update in Jackson County

    Posted on: 6:04 am, January 29, 2014, by , updated on: 05:46am, January 29, 2014

    SECTION, Ala. (WHNT) – WHNT News 19 is taking action to keep you informed during this winter weather. WHNT News...
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    Robert SH 19 Jackson County2
  • Valleywx: Single-Digit Temperatures; Roads Remain Dangerous

    Posted on: 5:21 am, January 29, 2014, by , updated on: 05:22am, January 29, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – The snow has moved out of the Tennessee Valley. However, the temperatures remain below freezing. Meteorologist...
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  • Light Snow on the Ground in Florence

    Posted on: 7:37 am, January 28, 2014, by , updated on: 07:29am, January 28, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Residents in Florence are waking up to a dusting of snow. We captured an image of...
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    Florence Snow Jan 28
  • Valleywx: Temperatures in the Teens with Single-Digit Wind Chill Factors

    Posted on: 5:15 am, January 28, 2014, by , updated on: 05:04am, January 28, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – A cold start to Tuesday in the Tennessee Valley. Temperatures were in the high teens as...
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  • Valleywx: Frigid Start to Friday

    Posted on: 5:06 am, January 24, 2014, by , updated on: 04:29am, January 24, 2014

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – It’s a frigid start to this Friday in the Tennessee Valley. Temperatures have ranged from six...
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