Many sports fans watch sports for a long time. However, sports anchors and reporters may report the information about the sports for a while and then they move onto something else. The fans lose track of these reporters and later may wonder where they are.
Herb Winches was a sports anchor in the south, specifically Birmingham, Alabama. Most sports anchors were once sports athletes themselves before becoming anchors about the sports. Herb Winches continued to do things related to anchoring for sports or other activities. He also worked on the radio on local shows about sports.
In 2008, Winches was still working for a local radio station and then on a television show. Now, he is running his own restaurant with his family near Lake Martin.
Herb Winches was a sportscaster for many years. He worked for several news stations as either the sportscaster or sports director from the mid-1970s to the 1980s. He began to report the high school football games in the area. He also won several awards for their news casting. He also did sports shows on the radio. In the mid to late-2000s, Winches worked for other radio stations.
In more recent years, Winches has opened a restaurant with partners. The restaurant is located in Birmingham, Alabama. It is called The Landing at Parker Creek on Lake Martin. This restaurant can accommodate as many as 120 people. The restaurant serves lunch and dinner and include items like burgers, sandwiches and tacos. It also serves breakfast on the weekends.