Cheryl Burton, veteran journalist and native Chicagoan, has been promoted. See story here. http://abc7chicago.com/careers/new-anchor-assignments-at-abc7-eyewitness-news/3594937/
Cheryl Burton, veteran journalist and native Chicagoan, has been promoted to anchor ABC 7 Chicago's Eyewitness News at 10 PM, it was announced today by Jennifer Graves, Vice President and News Director, ABC 7. She will begin co-anchoring the top-rated 10 PM newscast with Alan Krashesky on Thursday, June 28. Burton has been an anchor on two of the station's top-rated newscasts--as contributing anchor at 10 PM and anchor at 5 PM. Since joining ABC 7 Chicago in 1992, Burton's reporting and storytelling, along with her dedicated community outreach have helped the station maintain its status as the news leader in Chicago.