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Drew Galloway is WHNT’s Morning Executive Producer. He is a lover of nerd-culture and literature.

Drew joined WHNT in February 2013 as an Interactive Content Producer after writing for The Madison Weekly. He produced the WHNT News 19 at 10pm newscast for 2 years. Now, he works with the morning team every day on building a morning show that has everything a Tennessee Valley resident need to stay informed, while adding a little of his own flair.

Drew’s love for literature began at an early age when he picked up his first book, The Hobbit. His love for writing grew at UAH, where he studied English and Philosophy.

Drew and a few others at WHNT love to attend the premiere showings on midnight of the first day a film is released.

Drew loves science-fiction and fantasy, including Star Wars, The Lord of The Rings, and The Marvel Universe films. Ask him about any Marvel character and he’ll surprise you with his wealth of knowledge. He’s looking forward to Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 later this year!

He is also one of the cool people at WHNT who dress up for Halloween.

Drew and his beautiful wife, Alexis, are a little afraid of commitment and still haven’t gotten their Pug puppy, but he’s trying to convince her to pull the trigger!

Top 5 movies, in no particular order:

1. Almost Famous
2. The Empire Strikes Back
3. Groundhog Day
4. Se7en
5. O Brother Where Art Thou

Recent Articles
  • Two small earthquakes rattle southeastern states

    DECATUR, Tenn. – Two small earthquakes shook several southeastern states early Wednesday morning. The preliminary data from the United States Geological Survey says the first was a 4.4 magnitude centered on Decatur, Tenn. in the southeastern part of the state at 3:14 AM. The second was a magnitude 3.3 located in the same area at 3:27AM. The USGS says a magnitude 3.0-3.9 will be “felt quite noticeably by persons indoors, especially on upper floors of buildings. Many people do not […]

  • Up to 500 million at risk after massive Marriott International guest reservation database breach

    BETHESDA, M.D. – Friday morning, Mariott International said its guest reservation database was breached, potentially exposing the personal information of up to 500 million guests. In September, the hotel chain said it received an alert about an attempt to access the database.  During the investigation, Marriott learned there had been unauthorized access to its Starwood reservation database dating back to 2014. Marriott says hackers copied and encrypted that information. On November 19, Marriott decrypted the information and learned the extent of […]

  • Woman killed in industrial accident at Colbert County rail car plant

    COLBERT COUNTY, Ala. – We’re continuing to gather new information on the tragic death of an employee at FreightCar America in Colbert County. The plant has sat idle since an employee was injured on the assembly line Tuesday night. She died a short time later at Helen Keller Hospital. Very few cars sat outside the FreightCar America plant Wednesday. Operations were suspended after 21-year-old Angel Foster became entangled within a piece of equipment on the assembly line. First responders say […]

  • Portion of Moores Mill Road closed, due to wreck

    MADISON COUNTY – The Madison County Fire Department asked motorists to avoid the area of Moores Mill Rd between Countess Rd. and Little Lones Rd. because of a Tuesday morning wreck. Crews on the scene say three cars were involved; two hit head-on, and the other was a secondary crash. We’re told two people were ejected during the crash. A third was also injured. All three were taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.  

  • Prince Harry & Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, expecting first child

    Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are very pleased to announce that The Duchess of Sussex is expecting a baby in the Spring of 2019. pic.twitter.com/Ut9C0RagLk — Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) October 15, 2018 CNN — Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, is pregnant with her first child, the UK’s royal family has announced. A statement from Kensington Palace said the baby is expected in the spring of 2019. Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II will be the child’s great-grandmother. The […]

  • Power knocked out to large section of downtown Huntsville

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — Huntsville Utilities reports power has been restored to the majority of customers. Crews are still on the scene for maintenance and inspections. A power outage was reported shortly after 7 p.m. to a large section of downtown Huntsville. The area is reported to be from I-565 south to Bob Wallace Ave, and from Jordan Ln to California St. There’s no word on what caused the power outage. REMINDER: If you come to a traffic light without power — […]

  • Limestone County Sheriff’s Office investigating murder suicide

    LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. – The Limestone County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a murder-suicide Monday at a residence in Elkmont after two men were found with fatal gunshot wounds. The LCSO says Jason Wooldridge, 48, and John Few, 34, are both dead this morning at the 2300 block of Highway 99. Few was shot once in the head and chest, while Wooldridge had a “single gunshot wound to the head,” according to Sheriff Mike Blakely. The motive is unclear. Witnesses tell […]

  • Lawrence County Courthouse closed Tuesday after late night fire

    LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ala. – The Lawrence County courthouse will be closed to the public Tuesday after a late night fire. Firefighters were called to the courthouse just before midnight for a fire alarm. Crews had a hard time finding the fire, but not the damage it left behind. Moulton firefighters located the fire in a cubicle on the second floor of the new courthouse. They say it was an electrical fire, but was put out by the sprinkler system. Though […]

  • Mother of missing Tennessee child arrested, charged in his death

    Mother of Reported Missing Child Arrested, Charged in Ongoing Investigation https://t.co/h3254HtjAK pic.twitter.com/cNynFcrhJi — TBI (@TBInvestigation) April 10, 2018 DICKSON, Tenn. – The Tennessee Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI) has announced a new arrest in the case of a missing five-year-old with autism. They have now charged both his mother and father in connection to his disappearance and death. Joe Clyde Daniels was reported missing by his parents the morning of April 4.  His dad told deputies that Clyde had left the home […]

  • Washington Post: Roy Moore supporters offered attorney money to drop accuser client

    BIRMINGHAM – The Washington Post continues its investigation into the whirlwind of allegations around former US Senate candidate Roy Moore. The latest report from the Post says Moore’s supporters offered payment to the attorney representing one of Moore’s accusers in exchange for dropping her as a client. Washington Post: Attorney says Roy Moore supporters offered him $10,000 to drop client who accused the Senate candidate of sexual impropriety Lawyer Eddie Sexton tells the Post he was offered a $10,000 payment and […]

  • Huntsville City School system accredited, with stipulations

    HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Huntsville City Schools has been accredited for the next five years. District leaders made the announcement Thursday at a school board work session. But that accreditation could be in jeopardy if certain situations, including board member conduct, are not improved. The accreditation is a long process. It started in November. A team from accrediting agency AdvancED visited and interviewed staff, including administrators, parents, teachers and even board members. This is the first time the board has been […]

  • Emergency crews rescue Virginia girl trapped inside sofa

    COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Va. – Fire and other emergency crews rushed to a Virginia home to free a girl from a folding couch Wednesday. “It sounded like a very odd call. I wanted to see what was going on,” Colonial Heights Fire Chief AG Moore told WTVR-TV. “I’ve never seen anything like it.” The young caller told police that another child was stuck inside a sofa. “When I arrived to the home, the medic unit was already there,” Chief Moore said. When the […]