Several Tennessee Valley schools cancel after school activities Monday due to weather concerns

DeLena Delano joined the WHNT News 19 team in February of 2019 as a Multimedia Production Assistant and moved to the web team as an Interactive Content Producer in June of 2019. She is originally from Marbury, Alabama, and moved to Huntsville after getting married in December of 2018.

She is a recent magna cum laude graduate from Jacksonville State University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism with a minor in drama. During her time at Jacksonville State, she interned at WEAC TV24 in Oxford. She is a Zeta Tau Alpha alumna.

In her spare time, DeLena loves exploring the Tennessee Valley, spending time with her friends and family, and visiting new places with her husband.

Feel free to email DeLena with news tips at delena.delano@whnt.com, follow her on Twitter: @delenadelano and Instagram: @delenadelano, or add her on Facebook: DeLena Delano WHNT.


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