Sherrill Barber: Reporter
SHERRILL BARBER is a Western North Carolina native and has worked with News 13 for morethan 30 years.
As a young reporter, he
covered the first ever BeleChere festival in 1978 in Asheville.
has extensively followedthe career of Montreat evangelist Billy Graham.
Beforejoining WLOS, Sherrill worked for WMSJ (WRGC) in Sylva, WISE-AM inAsheville and was an Adjunct Professor of Broadcast Journalism at UNCA.
n 1982, Sherrill
won AP's Enterprise Award for a special report on theproliferation of nuclear power.
Sherrill attended Brevard College and Western Carolina University.
is marriedwith two children.
wife love living in the mountains.
Theyappreciate all the area has to offer, including camping and hiking.
is not reporting for WLOS
also enjoys mountainbiking, still photography, and playing the trombone with the brasschoir at Central United Methodist Church