Darryl Burke Starts Local TV Career at WHNT in Alabama

By Kevin Eck 

Darryl Burke has joined Huntsville, Ala., ABC affiliate WHNT as as multi media journalist and reporter.

“Grateful to announce that I’ll be a news/sports reporter for @whnt!” Burke announced on social media. “I’m thankful for the opportunity and I appreciate everyone that contributed to the process. To think I’ll be starting a career in broadcasting is a complete blessing and a dream I’ve had since a young kid.”

Burke graduated from Florida Atlantic University in 2021 with a multimedia studies, broadcast/journalism degree.


Most recently, he interned with the ESPN 106.3 radio program in West Palm Beach, Fla. He covered major sporting events, high school football and even created commercials.