Jim Berry

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Jim Berry is the weeknight Sports Anchor for CBS4 News. He also anchors CBS4’s Miami Dolphin coverage and Sports Rap.  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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Karlos Williams #9 of the Florida State Seminoles rushes against the Oklahoma State Cowboys in the first half of the Advocare Cowboys Classic at AT&T Stadium on August 30, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Source: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

FSU’s Karlos Williams Under Investigation For Domestic Battery

Another player on the Florida State University football team is on the Tallahassee Police Department’s radar.

10/27/2014

Carter Hucks surrounded by some of his favorite Miami Hurricanes players (Source: twitter.com/canesfootball)

Hurricanes Welcome Make-A-Wish Kid To Football Practice

When the Miami Hurricanes took the practice field on Wednesday they welcomed a new player to workout with the team.

10/08/2014

Miami Heat head coach Spoelstra speaks at media day.

Miami Heat Media Day: Spoelstra “Invigorated” & Ready For New Start

The Miami Heat reached four straight finals and won two rings, but LeBron James still went back to the Cleveland Cavaliers this offseason.

09/26/2014

Baltimore Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti looks on from the field against the San Francisco 49ers during Super Bowl XLVII at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on February 3, 2013 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Source: Harry How/Getty Images)

Ravens’ Owner Bisciotti Refutes Rice Case Accusations

Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti criticized a report that suggests he and other team officials tried to persuade the NFL to be lenient on Ray Rice after the running back was arrested for knocking out his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City elevator.)

09/22/2014

(Source: CBS4)

South Florida Twins Take Their Talents To The Field

South Florida twins related to former Miami Dolphins player Neal Colzie, are taking their talents to the field and giving back to the community which they say helped shaped them.

07/18/2014

Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat addresses the media during media availability as part of the 2014 NBA Finals on June 04, 2014 at AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. (Source: D.Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat And Spurs Ready To Get 2014 NBA Finals Started

The Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs will play Game 1 of the 2014 NBA Finals tonight.

06/05/2014

DBGB Restauraunt (Source: http://www.dbbistro.com/miami/)

New York Chef Whips Up Taste Of The Town’s Pop-Up Restaurant

Chef Jason Pringle is excited about this week’s opening of the all new DBGB lounge at the JW Marriott Marquis Miami.

05/29/2014

MIAMI, FL - MAY 6: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks to pass the ball against the Brooklyn Nets in Game One of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2014 NBA playoffs at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida on May 6, 2014.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Stars James & Wade Face Pierce & Garnett For 3rd Time In Playoff Series

Miami Heat and Brooklyn Nets are facing off in the Eastern Conference semi-finals—but it’s not the first time major players meet in this grand stage.

05/06/2014

(Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Rookie Mason Plumlee Blocks LeBron James On Final Play

With the Heat down one and only seconds left, the ball was right where you want it—in LeBron James’ hands and he was going up against Nets’ rookie Mason Plumlee.

04/09/2014

MIAMI SPRINGS - Barry University's men's basketball team practices ahead of a game in the Division II NCAA Tournament. (Source: CBS4)

Barry University Basketball Prepares For Tournament Bid

The University of Miami may be rebuilding after a great NCAA tournament run last year, but there is one South Florida school that will go dancing in an NCAA Tournament starting Saturday.

CBS Miami–03/13/2014

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