Tony Macrini Morning News Team
Bob joined the Sinclair Communications family after 22 years in broadcast journalism. Most recently, Bob was a reporter for the CBS affiliate in Norfolk, WTKR-TV. While at WTKR, he covered a variety of stories including 9/11 and its one year anniversary, the US-Iraq war, numerous hurricanes and tropical storms, two Major League Baseball All Star games and the John F. Kennedy Jr. plane crash.
Before joining WTKR, Bob worked as a sports anchor and reporter at WLOV-TV in Tupelo, MS. and WDAM-TV in Hattiesburg, MS. While at WDAM, he won two Associated Press awards for outstanding sports coverage.
Currently, Bob serves as the news anchor for Macrini’s Morning News on AM790 WNIS Monday-Friday from 6-10am. Bob also hosts his own show, The Bob Matthews Show on Sports Radio 96.5 FM/AM 850 from 3-5 every afternoon. Yes, it is a long day!