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Shevaun joined WHNT in June 2014 as a multimedia journalist. 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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    Mayor Don Kyle, Tab Bowling prepare for runoff election

    DECATUR, Ala. – With round one of this year’s municipal elections in the past, Decatur Mayor Don Kyle and challenger Tab Bowling look ahead to the runoff. Mayor Kyle finished with 24% of the vote, while challenger Bowling took 48%. “I want to thank the voters,” said Bowling on election night. “They clearly want change. They understand that Decatur is not growing; we’re having some issues with retention. We have a plan to correct that.” The mayor says he’s concerned […]

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    Exclusive: Devyn Keith to challenge Richard Showers for Huntsville City Council District 1 seat

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – Lifelong resident Devyn Keith says he is looking to create change in north Huntsville, the area where he grew up by seeking a spot on city council. Standing in front of his childhood home on Belafonte Avenue Northwest, Keith says he feels compelled to run for office to represent the people he grew up with. “I find it important to come back to Northwoods or a Lincoln Park, or maybe Butler Terrace or other housing communities because […]

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    Morgan County investigators join multi-agency task force against sexual predators

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – Sheriff Ana Franklin says protecting children is a priority; from homes with drug use, homes with violence and a rapidly growing threat. “One of things that have been foremost in law enforcement dealings with crimes against children is internet crimes, the predators that use the internet to pull children,” said the sheriff. So the Morgan County Sheriff’s Office saw a big change this summer, becoming part of the Alabama Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force. […]

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    Lawrence County judge declares mistrial in man’s murder trial

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. – A jury is split over a man accused of killing his wife years ago. At 11:30 a.m. Monday, Judge Mark Craig declared a mistrial in the murder trial of Jimmy Dotson, 63, according to officials with the Lawrence County District Attorney’s Office. “[The] jury reported that further deliberation would be of no avail, they were deadlocked,” said John Mays, Dotson’s attorney. Dotson is charged with the death of his wife, Carolyn Kirby Dotson. Officials say she […]

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    Foster parents needed in Limestone County

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – A growing county means more cases for the Department of Human Resources (DHR), which often means more children needing short-term placement. “We’re running about 125-140 children in foster care,” said Limestone County DHR Director Tracy Miller. “At last count, we’re right around 30-35 foster homes so the need is there locally.” An upward trend in foster children is seen statewide, with around 5,000 children of all ages in Alabama’s foster system. Miller says there is always […]

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    Initiative pays recent grads’ student loans to move to Decatur

    DECATUR, Ala. – Attention recent graduates, The Best and Brightest Initiative is in Decatur, and it will pay you just for moving to town. “It applies to anyone who has earned a STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) degree since 2014,” explained John Joseph, director of Decatur Corridor Development. “That person can move to Decatur and for every year they live in Decatur they can get $3,000 paid off towards their student loan up to five years.” They’re now taking applications on […]

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    Man gets life in prison for Priceville woman’s domestic violence murder

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. – A man accused of murdering his “on again, off again” girlfriend in Priceville in 2014 will spend the rest of his life in prison. Don Evan Robinson III was arrested in June 2014 and charged with the domestic violence murder of Stacey Jones. Monday, Morgan County Circuit Judge Glenn Thompson sentenced Don Evan Robinson III to life plus twenty years. He was convicted of Jones’ murder in May. Investigators said Robinson beat and strangled Jones to death. […]

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    Ardmore student-athlete dies after Friday wreck

    ARDMORE, Ala. – Grief counselors and community pastors were on campus at Ardmore High School Monday after a student passed away. Principal Glenn Bryant confirms Kaley Greer died sometime before eleven Monday morning. Greer was airlifted to Vanderbilt University Medical Center Friday night after a truck careened into a tree near First Baptist Church. She was one of six teens in the truck. One other was also airlifted. Principal Bryant says her funeral arrangements will be announced Tuesday. In the meantime, […]

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    T-shirt sales to benefit vandalized Pincham-Lincoln center

    ATHENS, Ala. – The community is still picking up the pieces following the vandalism of a historic site, the Trinity School now known as Pincham-Lincoln center. The founders of Same Cloth, a Christian-based t-shirt company, dedicate their work to helping worthy causes. “We wanted to benefit charities and help raise awareness, as well as monetary funds for each one of them,” explained co-founder Anna Clem. The deep history of Athens, more specifically, the recent renovation of the Trinity School, brought the […]

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    SATURDAY: 5K, Fun Run to benefit injured first responders

    DECATUR, Ala. –  Come one, come all. A Saturday run at Point Mallard Park will benefit the men and women who respond to emergency calls. It’s the 7th annual Brothers for Life Benefit 5K and one-mile fun run; kicking off at eight Saturday morning. Registration gets you a shirt, and the appreciation of police officers, firefighters, and EMTs who lean on Brothers for Life in their greatest time of need. “When emergency responders need help, they have no one to call […]

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    BP settlement money to be large part of special session

    When legislators return to Montgomery Monday, they’ll be discussing new funding options for the state. Not just the lottery, but money they’ve already won. “The house will take up BP, the funding on BP and distribution of those funds,” explained Representative Danny Crawford. This year, Alabama will have its first $50 million available from the settlement. But there’s debate over where it should go. “The BP money is one-time money, you’re much better off paying your debt,” said Crawford. “We owe it to […]

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    Athens Police make arrest in Facebook ‘yard sale’ robbery, assault

    ATHENS, Ala. – Athens Police say they have arrested the man and charged him with theft of property and assault. Taylor Jon Nichols is accused of taking a woman’s cell phone and dragging her while driving down the road. Officers say a caller tipped them off after learning of the Facebook yard sale robbery late Tuesday afternoon. The caller gave officers the names and address of the person involved. An investigator went to the home to talk with the man […]


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