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.
Pro-Life Group Uninvited to Women’s March on Washington
The march is supposed to promote equality and justice, but organizers are excluding pro-life activists from the event. How exactly does that hypocrisy translate for the bigger picture? 'You can stand with us as long as you agree with us 100%...
Bob Woodward Coming To New Bedford
A centuries-old New Bedford tradition of learning through intellectual debate is being revived this Spring with the rebirth of the New Bedford Lyceum at the Zeiterion Performing Arts Center. Celebrating this renaissance on April 1 at 8 pm, legendary journalist and author, Bob Woodward, will bring a …
Local Presidential Tradition Continues
Even though the weather forecast for the Presidential Inauguration in Washington is calling for spring like temperatures in the mid 50's, New England Fleece, a Fall River company will be manufacturing about 2,000 warm, micro fleece blankets, emblazoned with the official presidential seal and th…
South Coast Chamber Music Series Presents “Harp Heaven” Jan. 14 & 15
The South Coast Chamber Music Series will present its 2016-2017 season program "Harp Heaven" on Jan. 14 and 15.
Fifth Annual Light The Way Music Festival Jan. 14 In Wareham
3065 Live and 842 Booking will present The Fifth Annual Light The Way Music Festival in E. Wareham at Buzzards Play Productions’ live entertainment venue on Saturday, Jan. 14 at 12 p.m.
Greater Fall River Fitness Challenge Kicks Off 10th Year On Jan. 14
The Greater Fall River Fitness Challenge will begin its 10th year in action on Saturday, Jan. 14, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Kuss Middle School, 52 Globe Mills Ave. in Fall River.
Construction Starts On Market Basket In Fall River
The first Market Basket is on its way for the city of Fall River!
What’s New? Nick’s Jr. Coney Island Hot Dogs Opening Jan. 13 In Fall River
Friday, Jan. 13 is opening day for Nick's Jr. Coney Island Hot Dogs in the South End of Fall River.
Make Drug Dealers Liable
Imagine a local products liability law for illegal drugs. Now think of New Bedford "market liability" legislation that would force illegal drug dealers to pay damages for the injuries and/or death caused directly by the illegal drugs they sell...
Please Save Scottie
I'm having a tough time thinking that Scottie the dog from Monopoly may go to that fire hydrant in the sky! Pawtucket based Hasbro is asking the general public to vote on what game pieces they will keep and/or what new pieces will replace the old classics during their Monopoly Token Madness Vot…