As a kid, I listened to the night sounds of AM radio on my pink and silver Pacific transistor-6 radio (made in Japan) that picked up the great 50,000 watt clear channel stations around the country. I can still hear the smooth-voiced KMOX announcer, John McCormick, "the man who walked and talked at midnight." I was hooked! Since then, I fell in love and married the airwaves. In the fall of 2015, I will celebrate my golden anniversary, 50 wonderful years in broadcasting. From my early days as a teenager in Hot Springs, Ark., I began a career that took me from my hometown radio station to The Talk America Radio Network. My American Breakfast radio show was syndicated nationally to many major and small markets, one of my proudest lifetime achievements. Another dream was realized when I was named as one of the nation's Top One Hundred Talk Show Hosts by TALKERS MAGAZINE. I'm so grateful for all the opportunities I've experienced in this great industry, including hosting the morning drive on The New 1420...WBSM.
Recall On Phone Batteries, Baby Rattles & Safety Boots And Shoes
More than 10,000 phone batteries in refurbished AT&T Samsung Galaxy Note 4 phones have been recalled due to the risk of overheating and catching on fire.
New ALDI Supermarket Chain Accepting Applications At Job Fair August 21 In Wareham
The new Wareham grocery store and discount chain ALDI, will accept applications at a job fair scheduled for Monday, Aug. 21 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the TownPlace Suites at 50 Rosebrook Place in Wareham.
UMass Dartmouth’s Kingfish Swimming Starts Season September 5
UMass Dartmouth's Kingfish Swimming team will soon begin their Fall/Winter Short Course season. The team, which is open to swimmers ages 7-18 years old of all levels, will give participants the chance to compete in various swimming meets around the country.
OPINION | John LeBoutillier: Is Somebody Else ‘Locked and Loaded?’
Arlene Bynon & John LeBoutillier examine President Trump's angry outbursts against North Korea, Senate Majority Leader McConnell and the news media - while "thanking" Vladimir Putin for expelling 755 American diplomats from Russia. What is driving his anger? Is...
Kawasaki Recalls 15,000 ATVs Due To Fire Hazard
15,000 all-terrain vehicles (ATVs) have been recalled by Kawasaki.
Perseid Meteor Shower This Weekend
The exciting news is the peak of the Perseid Meteor Shower is coming Friday and Saturday, August 12th and 13th. Unfortunately, that old devil moon is going to be in the way during predawn hours, when the meteors are normally flying most abundantly...
OPINION|Phil Paleologos: Form an Arson Watch
It looks like we're getting burnt by an arsonist. With three suspicious fires in 24 hours and a total of six in the past month, one has to ask, are they accidental or arson? And if it is arson, what's motivating the person; vandalism, excitement, revenge, profit or gang related...
Expanded Recall On Papayas Linked To Salmonella Outbreak
A salmonella outbreak on Maradol papayas that was previously linked to 12 states, including Massachusetts, has been expanded.
OPINION | Phil Paleologos: Blame Your Pet for Climate Change
Professor Gregory S. Okin of UCLA blames climate change on our dogs and cats, having a significant impact on greenhouse-gas emissions because of their meat-based pet food and their feces! As a result, if you want to be a good do-be, get rid of your dog and cat...
OPINION | LeBoutillier: The Noose Tightens
Arlene Bynon & John LeBoutillier examine how Donald Trump's legal and political difficulties have escalated in the past week. From the revelation that Special Counsel Mueller is now using both DC and Virginia Grand Juries to the request for Michael Flynn documents from the White House, …