Beckford made her debut this morning, reporting live on Hurricane Sandy from Long Beach. Morning anchor Michael Gargiulo introduced her during the 7amET hour, saying, “What a debut you’re making, Checky.”
“Not the most flattering appearance, guys,” Beckford said. “The wind slapping me in my face, the rain coming down hard. It’s extremely hard to stand here now as each hour goes by.”
Beckford comes from KOVR in Sacramento, where it is 61 degrees and sunny today.
- NY1 Host Tells Viewers Not to Eat Strange Mucus or Poop to Prevent Ebola
- Kentucky ND Tells Senate Candidates to Stop Using News Clips in Campaign Spots
- WTVJ Adds Weekend Sports Anchor
- WYFF Viewers Asked to 'Like for Prayers' on Facebook Report About Deadly Car Crash