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Shevaun joined WHNT in June 2014 as a multimedia journalist, and now, you can also catch her anchoring on Saturday and Sunday mornings. A Miami native of Jamaican descent, Shevaun is passionate about submerging herself in southern culture.

Shevaun is a proud ‘Cane, graduating from the University of Miami in 2013 where she joined Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. At UM, she anchored UMTV NewsVision and hosted UMTV SportsDesk while interning at WSVN 7 News, a FOX affiliate in Miami. She also interned with WEDR, a Miami radio station.

After graduating, Shevaun moved to Gulfport/Biloxi, Mississippi as a reporter for WXXV News 25, a local news product that launched in 2013, of which Shevaun was an inaugural member.

When she’s not working the camera, Shevaun can be found at car shows or sports events, cooking Jamaican food, or traveling.

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Recent Articles
  • Crews begin tearing down International Paper; future remains unknown

    COURTLAND, Ala. –  An iconic economic provider for Lawrence County for about half a century will soon no longer stand. International Paper announced it was closing its doors in September of 2013, affecting the entire area. Now, it’s being torn down. As tractors and construction crews occupy the parking lot of the once-busy paper plant, the community, including former employees, took notice. “All the time since the plant shut down, I was optimistic maybe it would come back,” said 35-year IP […]

  • Lawmaker to propose bill to disband ALEA

    LAUDERDALE COUNTY, Ala – A retired state trooper-turned-lawmaker mapped out a plan to do away with the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency (ALEA). Representative Phillip Pettus (R -Lauderdale County) hopes to put focus on individual agencies if his bill passes this legislative session. “ALEA is too big,” he began. “It was supposed to be an improvement, we have less troopers on the road now than we did when ALEA was formed. What my bill does is put ABC (Alcohol Beverage Control) back […]

  • HAPPENING TODAY: Tide Defensive Lineman Jonathan Allen to have signing in Cullman

    CULLMAN, Ala. – Crimson Tide fans, rejoice! You can meet one of the best in the country Saturday. Former Alabama defensive lineman Jonathan Allen is having a signing at Outfitters at 1703 2nd Avenue Southwest, Cullman, Alabama 35055. Allen will be there from 1 pm – 3 pm. There will be pictures, footballs, jerseys and other swag on sale, or you can bring your own to have them signed. Advance ticket sales are available now online at All inquiries may be […]

  • Tech Center fire class puts students on front lines, gives them certification

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – A training tool from the Alabama Fire College is parked in front of the Limestone County Career Technical Center (LCCTC). It allows high school students to get right on the front line of fire, and at the head of line for a career in firefighting. The tech center’s fire science class brought the Alabama Fire College’s mobile simulator trainer to the campus for the teens to do the real thing in a controlled environment. “This is a […]

  • Limestone County suspect captured in Giles County, faces additional charges

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – A ten-day manhunt for a man has come to an end, but now he faces charges across state lines. Jason Mace was arrested in Giles County, Tennessee Sunday and now faces additional charges on both sides of the state line. The search began on February 23 when deputies went to Mace’s residence on Elk River Mills Road to serve a felony theft warrant. He fled on foot, according to authorities. Deputies searched the Harris Loop area […]

  • Decatur City Jail closes, all inmates to be held in Morgan County Jail

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala – Decatur police and Morgan County deputies spent their Wednesday merging. All Decatur City Jail inmates were moved to the county jail just blocks away. “Morgan County already housed federal inmates and all of the municipalities with the exception of Decatur,” explained Morgan County Sheriff Ana Franklin. “So now, we will house every inmate throughout the county in this one facility.” People arrested for felonies, such as murder, were always held at the county jail. Those charged […]

  • Job creation, budget transformation main themes of Limestone State of the County address

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – For the 2017 State of the County address, Commission Chairman Mark Yarbrough talked about being better than good. “When we took office, 27 months ago, we were facing a $2.4 million deficit, and that’s per year; not only is that unacceptable, it’s unsustainable. It won’t work,” said Yarbrough. In that short time, he says they cut more than 90 percent of that deficit, with current numbers showing the deficit at $150,000. He says they can now focus […]

  • Judge dismisses murder charges against Lawrence County man

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. – Attorney Tim Case confirms that murder charges against his client, Brian Keith Harville, were dropped. Case and Harville long argued that he acted in self-defense, citing the Stand Your Ground law. “Recently, we had a Motion to Dismiss and/or Immunity hearing and/or Stand Your Ground hearing,” Case said in a written statement. He says Lawrence County Circuit Court Judge Mark Craig issued an order dismissing the charges around 8:42 Monday night. Harville was arrested back in […]

  • Lawmakers tour driver’s license offices; hope to shorten lines

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – No one looks forward to heading to the driver’s license office. Lawmakers know this and they’re on the ground trying to get you in and out much faster. Representative Randall Shedd (R – Morgan County) chairs the House Interim Driver License Review Committee. New House Speaker Mac McCutcheon (R – Madison County) put new emphasis on improving customer service in state agencies during the 2016 session. The committee is part of that effort. So Rep. Shedd […]

  • Congressman Mo Brooks meets privately with non-partisan group in Decatur

    DECATUR, Ala. – Congress is in recess and many lawmakers are back in their home districts. Wednesday afternoon, a non-partisan group met with U.S. Representative Mo Brooks in Decatur. Eight members of “Indivisible Decatur” met with Brooks for 30 minutes inside the Morgan County Courthouse. The rest of the group waited outside, as did news reporters. The people who met with Congressman Brooks briefed others afterward, saying they discussed several topics, including health care and immigration. “He’s a very polished politician,” […]

  • Athens planning commission tables approval of pet crematorium move

    ATHENS, Ala. – It was a packed house at an Athens public hearing all because a pet crematorium wants to move in city limits. Paws Memorial Services wants to move to the former Tennessee Valley Wholesalers building on at the intersection of Highway 72 and Brownsferry Street. They seek a conditional use permit from the city. Billy Sickler and his wife Erica run the facility in unincorporated Limestone County next to their home on Quinn Road. Sickler tells WHNT News 19 […]

  • Alabama Supreme Court Justice Tom Parker speaks on American law origins

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – The Limestone County republican party brought up a special guest from Montgomery, Alabama Supreme Court Justice Tom Parker. “The population needs to be educated in our legal system, foundation of our country, not just our laws but also the political system,” explained Noah Wahl, chairman of the Limestone County Republican Party. His presentation was on what he calls a treasure, a 251 year old set of Blackstone’s Commentaries. He says it’s fascinating because of its four prior owners, […]