Ty Watwood

Ty Watwood is excited to be to be a member of the WHNT News 19 family. He joined the staff in December 2010 as Executive Producer of WHNT News 19 This Morning. Ty is a lifelong resident of Cullman County, and a graduate of Wallace State College in Hanceville and the University of Alabama in Birmingham. He and his family pull for the Crimson Tide!

Before WHNT News 19, Ty worked as a producer for 4 years at FOX6 in Birmingham, and 2 years at NBC13 in Birmingham. While in college, he interned at WHNT News 19.

Ty has been happily married to his wife, Elizabeth, for 6 years. They have an 18 month-old daughter, Madeline. Her favorite show? WHNT News 19 This Morning of course! Otherwise, it has to be Mickey Mouse Clubhouse. Ty and his family are members of Hanceville First United Methodist Church, where Ty currently serves as lay leader.

If you have questions, comments, or suggestions about WHNT News 19 This morning, send Ty an email. He loves to hear from WHNT News 19 viewers.

Recent Articles

  • Grisham Murder Case In Colbert County Going to Grand Jury

    Posted on: 9:15 am, July 23, 2013, by , updated on: 09:28am, July 23, 2013

    COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) — A judge Tuesday morning determined there is enough probable cause to send Homajean Grisham III’s...
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    Homajean Grisham, in orange (Photo: WHNT News 19)
  • Huntsville Police Investigating Shooting on Wilbur Avenue

    Posted on: 10:25 am, July 22, 2013, by , updated on: 10:56am, July 22, 2013

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — Police are investigating a shooting that happened just after 10:00 a.m. Monday in the 3600 block...
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    Photo by David Wood, WHNT News 19
  • Royal Baby Watch: Duchess of Cambridge in Labor

    Posted on: 6:13 am, July 22, 2013, by

    London (CNN) — As a nation and the world awaited news of a child who could one day sit on...
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  • Story of a Survivor

    Posted on: 6:40 pm, July 19, 2013, by

    MARSHALL COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) — WHNT News 19 anchor Steve Johnson has the story of one of the survivors in...
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  • Video: Three Burglaries in Madison County Overnight

    Posted on: 8:16 am, July 17, 2013, by , updated on: 11:41am, July 17, 2013

    MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) — Madison County deputies are investigating three break-ins that happened early Wednesday.  All three may be...
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  • NASA: Spacewalk Ends Early Due to Slight Malfunction

    Posted on: 8:56 am, July 16, 2013, by

    (CNN) — A spacewalk outside the International Space Station was cut short Tuesday morning because of a slight malfunction with...
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  • Updated: Huntsville Pilot Killed in Fiery Plane Crash

    Posted on: 8:40 am, July 16, 2013, by and , updated on: 04:46pm, July 16, 2013

    PULASKI, Tenn. (WHNT) — WHNT News 19 has learned the identity of the pilot who died Tuesday morning in Pulaski. ...
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  • Huntsville Teen Arrested for Breaking into School

    Posted on: 6:33 am, July 16, 2013, by

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — A teen is in trouble after breaking into The Academy for Academics and Arts School in...
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  • Suspected Robber Shot, Killed in Huntsville

    Posted on: 6:13 am, July 16, 2013, by

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — Huntsville Police are investigating a deadly shooting that happened just before 10:00 p.m. Monday. According to...
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  • Arsenal-Bound Drivers Sit Through Major Delays on I-565

    Posted on: 8:06 am, July 12, 2013, by , updated on: 08:25am, July 12, 2013

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala, (WHNT) — Traffic was backed up as far as two miles Friday morning because of delays getting onto...
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  • Tonight at 10:00 – Troubled Bridges

    Posted on: 9:53 am, July 11, 2013, by

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — Odds are you cross at least one bridge every day.  But many of our bridges are...
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  • Major Delays Getting Onto Redstone Arsenal Due to Furloughs

    Posted on: 8:31 am, July 10, 2013, by , updated on: 07:26pm, July 10, 2013

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — Those who work on Redstone Arsenal are experiencing major delays trying to get to work this...
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