ABC7's Harry Porterfield gets award

June 5, 2009 8:44:47 PM PDT
On Friday night, Harry Porterfield received the Vernon C. Jarrett award for excellence in journalism.It's given by the coalition for united community action.

The group works with labor, business and government groups to help train minorities and women for work in the building trades.

Harry has worked at ABC7 for nearly 25 years.

ABC7's Cheryl Burton helped presented the award to Harry on Friday night.