Philadelphia’s KYW Adds Barnett to 10pm Newscast

By Andrew Gauthier 

TVSpy

CBS 3’s Susan Barnett is the newest anchor to join the CW Philly’s 10 PM news team, starting Tuesday. Barnett joins Dave Huddleston and Doug Kammerer for the station’s Eyewitness News at 10 segment, the station announced Thursday. Both CBS 3 and the CW Philly are owned by CBS Corporation.

Barnett will continue to co-anchor Eyewitness News at 4, 6 and 11 p.m. with Chris May.

A former beauty queen from Levittown, PA, Barnett got her first reporting gig in Bridgeport, West Virginia. Since then, she has reported on the news from Champaign, IL, Pittsburgh, and Miami.

“Adding Susan to the news team allows us to invest in the 10 p.m. news and demonstrates our commitment to this important and competitive daypart this is a wonderful opportunity for CW Philly to further capitalize on our forward momentum,” says President and General Manager Jon Hitchcock.

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