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.
Baby Rattles & Crib Mobiles Recalled By VTech Toys
There have been 280,000 baby rattles and more than 37,000 crib mobiles recalled by VTech Toys.
Claire’s Makeup Recall
My grandchildren love the makeup and accessories sold at Claire's. It's the kind of retailer that targets the younger demographic. Just before Christmas, a Rhode Island mother grew very concerned about the ingredients in glitter makeup she bought for her 6-year-old daughter, so she sent it…
Old-Time Holiday in Fairhaven
Get in the spirit of the holidays with delicious food, gifts, music and good cheer
Free Night Sky Viewing at UMass Dartmouth Observatory
Educate and inspire the whole family at this free event
NASA Astronaut Scott Tingle to Launch to International Space Station
Tingle is a graduate of UMass Dartmouth, formerly SMU
Frozen Corn Recalled By Stop & Shop
Stop & Shop is recalling its brand of frozen whole kernel sweet corn due to potential listeria contamination.
2018 New Bedford Polar Plunge
#TakeThePlunge for Special Olympics Massachusetts
OPINION | Phil Paleologos: Cities Should Have the Ability to Ban Pit Bulls
If a pit bull does bite, he's far more likely to inflict serious or deadly injuries than a Chihuahua
Musical Plush Toys Recalled By Kids Preferred
Numerous brands of wind-up musical plush toys have been recalled by Kids Preferred because the parts from the wind-up handle can detach from the toy.
Sign Ups For Summer Reading Program At Millicent Library On June 21
The Summer Reading Program, "Build a Better World!," will begin at the Millicent Library (45 Center St.) in Fairhaven on Wednesday, June 21.