Jim Berry

Jim BerryJim Berry is the main Sports Anchor for CBS4 News. He anchors the weeknight sportscasts,  and the station’s extensive Miami Dolphins coverage. During football season, Jim hosts the pre-game show “Dolphins Weekly Live”, and the 5th Quarter post game show.

Jim joined CBS4 in August, 1996 from WBBM-TV, the CBS owned station in Chicago.

In Jim’s first stint in Miami, he was Sports Director at WSVN-TV.  His broadcasting career began in news. Jim worked at WBTV in Charlotte, N.C. before moving on to WJLA-TV in Washington, D.C. He was a news reporter and anchor before turning to sports.

Jim is a three time Best of Miami winner, and has won five Emmys. He is also a recipient of the Silver Circle of Excellence award for a distinguished journalism career from the Suncoast chapter of the National Academy of Arts and Sciences.

Jim has been a frequent motivational speaker at schools, and been involved with numerous charities. The Chicago native graduated from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. He is married with two children.

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A select group of approximately 600 underprivileged families received a complete Thanksgiving meal, complete with all the trimmings, from Miami Heat players, coaches and staffers. (Source: CBS4)

Miami Heat Hand Out Thanksgiving Meals At Annual Holiday Celebration

The Miami Heat organization is giving thanks to the South Florida community by giving back to those who need it most.

11/16/2016

Former Dolphins star Sam Madison and his daughter Kennedy. (Source: CBS4)

Former Dolphin Sam Madison Gives Daughter Life-Saving Gift

Sam Madison was a star with the Miami Dolphins, but at home, he is a hero.

10/30/2016

Sam Bruce lines up before the snap during a high school football game between St. Thomas Aquinas and Miami Booker T. Washington during the 2015 season. (Source: SFHSSports/Chuck Bethel Jr.)

Former Prized Hurricanes Recruit Arrested For Marijuana Possession

A football player who was once a prized recruit for the University of Miami is now facing legal trouble.

10/18/2016

MIAMI, FL - SEPTEMBER 26: Miami Marlins leave their hats on the pitching mound to honor the late Jose Fernandez after the game against the New York Mets at Marlins Park on September 26, 2016 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Healing Begins As Teammates Channel Jose Fernandez’s Fiery Spirit

The healing begins as teammates, family, friends and the community reflect on Jose Fernandez’s life.

09/27/2016

Stephen Kelly plays basketball with his mentor Elvis Caines. (Source: CBS4)

Mentoring Matters: Big Brother, Little Brother Bond Through Basketball

Teenager Stephen Kelly would like nothing more than to whip his mentor Elvis Caines in basketball.

09/26/2016

Robert Runcie, Supt., Broward County Schools. (Source: CBS4)

Focus On South Florida: One-on-One with Robert Runcie

Robert Runcie join us for an extended sit-down with the exciting and challenging prospects for the new school year.

My TV 33–08/30/2016

Karla Hernandez-Mats,  Pres., United Teachers of Dade. (Source: CBS4)

Focus On South Florida: Voting for Public Education

With several school board seats up for grabs on primary day, we look at the importance of “voting for pubic education”.

My TV 33–08/30/2016

Christina White, Miami-Dade County Supervisor of Elections. (Source: CBS4)

Focus On South Florida: The Florida Primary

We focus on Tuesday’s primary with a look at what everyone needs to know before they head to the polls.

My TV 33–08/30/2016

Photo via Miami Dolphins

Cameron Wake Ready To Produce After Injury-Shortened 2015

Cameron Wake has been one of the most dynamic and productive players on the Miami Dolphins for almost a decade, so losing him was a huge blow to the team last season.

08/30/2016

Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill sat down with CBS4's Jim Berry for an exclusive interview as training camp continues. (Source: CBS4)

Ryan Tannehill Discusses Miami’s New Coach, Being A Father

Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill is preparing to enter his fifth season as Miami’s starting quarterback.

08/10/2016

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