...Cheryl McHenry has worked a number of different assignments since joining WHIO-TV in 1981.
Since April of 1991, she
has anchored News Center 7's prime evening newscasts.She spent her first year as a general assignment reporter then took over the police and courts beat from 1982 - 1990.
specialized in reporting on our local criminal justice system.Along the way, she
earned three Emmy awards in the "Spot News
" category.One was awarded for Cheryl's on-the-scene coverage of a grueling police search for a teenager, who was abducted by her
also won an Emmy in the "Investigative News
" category, for a three part series on repeat drunk driving offenders.Cheryl
confronted people, whose licenses had been revoked, but were driving anyway.
A 1978 Broadcasting graduate of the University of Cincinnati
reported for radio stations in Dayton and Cincinnati before coming on board at WHIO.She is the annual hostess of WHIO's Children's Miracle Network Telethon.