Jasmine Redus joined WHNT News 19 in December 2014 as a Production Assistant. She worked her way up from editor, to now producing the 6 am Morning News hour. Born and raised in Huntsville, she is a native of the Tennessee Valley.
Jasmine has a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication from The University of North Alabama. While in school, she worked for Good Day UNA as one of the show’s anchors. She was also a member of the National Broadcasting Society and the Xi Phi Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated.
In her spare time, Jasmine likes to spend time with family and friends. Her hobbies include finding recipes on Tasty’s Facebook page, going to concerts and traveling.
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A single winning Powerball ticket matching all six numbers has been sold in Massachusetts. The jackpot for Wednesday night’s drawing reached $758.7 million. Powerball officials did not immediately disclose the location where the winning ticket was sold. The lucky numbers for the second largest lottery prize in U.S. history were 6, 7, 16, 23 and 26, and the Powerball number was 4.
MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – A homeowner in New Hope got hurt while getting out of his mobile home that was on fire. The fire started just after 11:00 Monday night on the 1500 block of Paint Rock Road. Crews with the New Hope Volunteer Fire Department arrived to find the home engulfed in flames. It took them roughly 30 minutes to get the fire under control. Paint Rock Road was blocked off for several hours, while firefighters were on the […]
MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – Just after midnight, Madison County Sheriff’s Deputies noticed a person in a green Saturn driving erratically on Moores Mill Road near Winchester Road. When deputies tried to make a traffic stop, the vehicle continued to speed away. They shortly found the car, after the driver crashed in the sharp curve of Baltimore Hill Road. The driver hit a tree and the vehicle caught on fire. Sheriff’s Deputies were able to put the fire out with their […]
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – A building is damaged due to a fire Tuesday night. It happened around 11:30 p.m. on Pulaski Pike. A Huntsville police officer noticed smoke come from the building as he was driving. When crews arrived, there was fire coming from one of the bathrooms. They were able to put out the flames within minutes. There was damage in the bathroom and also smoke damage throughout the rest of the building. Pulaski Pike was blocked for about an […]
MADISON, Ala. – The Madison Police Department blocked off a portion of Highland Drive while they investigate a house fire they believe to be suspicious earlier this morning. The area blocked off was between Cherry Road and Spring Water Drive. Crews arrived to the house in the 800 block of Highland Drive around 1:15 a.m. They found a two-story house fully-engulfed in flames. It took firefighters roughly an hour to get the flames under control. Someone in the area told […]
Associated Press — Hurricane Franklin has made landfall on the coast of Mexico. The National Hurricane Center says the storm reached the coastline about 80 miles southeast of Tuxpan, Mexico, early Thursday morning, with maximum sustained winds of 85 mph. Franklin strengthened into the first hurricane of the Atlantic season on Wednesday. Authorities in Veracruz ordered classes cancelled at public schools Thursday as a precautionary measure. As a tropical storm, Franklin made a relatively mild run across the Yucatan Peninsula […]
MADISON COUNTY, Ala. – According to Huntsville Utilities, there is a power outage in the Gurley and South Huntsville area from Winchester Road south to Hampton Cove. This outage also affects all customers on Keel Mountain and County Road 235 in Jackson County. Service will be restored as quickly as possible. The cause is unknown at this time.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – One person is in Huntsville hospital this morning, after a single-vehicle wreck late Monday night. It happened around 11:45 pm on South Memorial Parkway near Cameron Road. According to Huntsville police, the driver was traveling south on the parkway, when he lost control of his vehicle, went through the construction area, flipped upside down and landed in the northbound lane. The 20-year-old driver was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. Police had to close one lane […]
JACKSON COUNTY, Ala. – One man is in the hospital after being hit by a train in Scottsboro on Sunday night. According to police, it happened around 9:30 p.m., near North Houston Street and Mary Hunter Avenue. When crews arrived, the man was rushed to Huntsville Hospital with life-threatening injuries. Around 12:30 a.m., several roads were reopened. At this time, it’s unclear why he was on the tracks and the name of the pedestrian has not been released. Scottsboro Police […]
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Around 1:30 Tuesday morning, Huntsville police attempted to pull over a white Impala for a missing license plate. It happened near Johnson and Leeman Ferry Roads. Police say the driver decided not to stop and led them on a 20 mph chase down the access road of the Parkway to Golf Road. Police finally used a rolling road block to stop the car. Police say the 16-year-old driver told them he was trying to get to his […]
ATHENS, Ala. – One man is in the hospital this morning, after wrecking in a construction zone on Highway 72. It happened around 11:00 Monday night, just west of Interstate 65. According to Athens police, the driver of a Jeep Cherokee was traveling eastbound, when he sped into a construction zone and slammed into one of the construction vehicles. The driver had to be cut from the SUV and was flown to Huntsville Hospital in serious condition. The eastbound lanes […]
MADISON, Ala. – Just before 12:30 Tuesday morning, The Madison Police Department confirmed a missing 15-year-old female was found safe. She was last seen in the Stone Crest subdivision. Right now, details are limited, and police have not released where the female was located.