Bumped up in DC


WTTG finally got around to announcing that Steve Chenevey is returning to the station to anchor the morning show.

Current morning show anchor Tony Perkins is moving up to evenings the evening newscasts. Perkins has been named evening co-anchor of the station’s 5 and 10 p.m. newscasts starting next week.

“I am thrilled to announce Steve’s return to the FOX 5 family and Tony’s move to evenings. This new talent lineup will enhance our incredible bench of reliable and engaging news anchors, who continue to keep our commitment to bringing viewers relevant and compelling local news,” said Patrick Paolini, Vice President and General Manager of WTTG 

“I am extremely excited to take on this new and challenging role at FOX 5.  I truly appreciate the faith placed in me by station management and I look forward to joining my friends and colleagues on the night side.  While I will really miss the morning team, I hope they won’t mind if I still pop in from time to time,” stated Perkins.