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Stephanie joined the WHNT News 19 family in 2016 as a Producer. Originally from Jacksonville Florida she is proud to be a JAGS fan, no matter what the stats say.

Stephanie graduated from The University of North Florida where she studied Journalism and Criminal Justice. She started her career in production at KTUU Channel 2 News in Anchorage, Alaska where she also develop a new love for hiking. While working at KTUU Alaska’s Newsource Stephanie helped her team produce an Emmy Award Winning newscast for The Morning Edition. Through-out college she volunteered for local golf tournaments, the YMCA, Caring Chefs, and countless other events.

Stephanie spends most of her time traveling and touring new cities. She has been to 5 different countries and on 10 cruises and is not stopping there.

Stephanie has a deep love for red wine and enjoys live music and trying new places to eat. She also has 13 years in the restaurant industry learning every position from cooking to pouring some of the finest wines in the country.

On the weekends you can find Stephanie at local events around town, participating in charity runs, fishing, swimming, hiking, and being with family. Coming from a family of 7 kids, Stephanie hopes to have a big family of her own someday.

Stephanie LOVES reality TV and gossip magazines and is always up to date with what’s happening in Hollywood. Her all time favorite movies include The Other Sister and Pearl Harbor but tends to get wrapped up in trending shows on Netflix.

Stephanie left Alaska to take on the great state of Alabama…just her and her puppy Winston chasing their new adventure and is proud to be a part of WHNT family.


Recent Articles
  • To elope or not to elope: that is the question

    The stress of planning and paying for a wedding can be overwhelming.  That’s why more and more couples are ditching the tradition and heading straight to the chapel. An author with HelloGiggles.com is getting a lot of attention about a recent essay she wrote explaining why eloping works for couples these days. Natasha Lavender says the two main reasons she eloped was money and stress and now she wants to share her experience with other brides. The essay has gone viral […]

  • 18 wheeler wreck shuts down one lane on Interstate 65 in Limestone County

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – Alabama State Troopers are working to clear a late night wreck that shut down one lane on Interstate 65. The driver of an 18 wheeler was traveling south and went off the road flipping the truck on it’s side. The truck was hauling lumber. Alabama State Troopers say the driver suffered minor injuries and was taken to Athen’s Limestone Hospital. Interstate 65 has since reopened.

  • Moose Toys LTD. recalls plastic toy frogs

    (CNN) – Battery chemical leaks are forcing the recall of some plastic toy frogs. Moose Toys LTD. is pulling “Lil Frog” and “Lil Frog Lily Pad” toys from it’s little live pets line. There is a design defect where if the battery cap is removed it can become a projectile and chemicals can leak. The company has received 17 report of battery-related injuries. The recall includes frogs and lily pads sold in pink, blue and green.

  • ‘National Steak and Poultry’ recalls 2 million pounds of ready-to-eat chicken

    The “National Steak and Poultry” company is recalling nearly two million pounds of ready-to-eat chicken products. It’s due to possible under-cooking. The recall includes products produced from August 20th through November 30th and is an expansion of a recall from November 23, 2016 that included 17,439 pounds of the product. A full list of recalled products can be found at fsis.usda.gov. There have been no confirmed reports of adverse health effects or illnesses due to consumption of any of the […]

  • Authorities respond to overnight vehicle fire on Interstate 565

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala (WHNT) – Emergency crews rushed to put out a vehicle fire on Interstate 565 in Huntsville near the U.S. Space & Rocket Center. Authorities responded around 10:30 p.m. They arrived to find a pickup truck engulfed in flames.  The truck was towing a trailer at the time. Huntsville Police closed off all but one eastbound lane of Interstate 565 between Bob Wallace and Jordan Lane while crews worked to put out the fire. Everyone was able to get […]

  • Everything Must Go! Old Kroger in Madison is Hosting an Auction for Store Equipment

    MADISON, Ala. – The old Kroger on Hughes Rd. in Madison is hosting a live on-site auction on Tuesday, October 18th starting at 10:30 am. The store has been empty since early September when the new larger location opened at Midtown Marketplace on the corner of Browns Ferry Road and Wall Triana Highway.  Highlights from the auction include frozen food doors, refrigerated cases, late-model compressors, shelving, tables, cabinets and other food service equipment. For a full list of items Click […]