WWKA-FM 92.3
 
Orlando

Original Call Letters: WDBO

Originally Licensed: Apr 24, 1949 

Original City of  License: Orlando

Original Frequency: 92.3 

Origin of Call Letters:  

Original Power: 34,000 watts

Original Location: 30 S. Ivanhoe Blvd. E. 

Original Format: Country


Network Affiliation(s):


Owner(s):


19
52-Orlando Broadcasting Co., Inc.
1957-Cherry Broadcasting Station of Providence, Rhode Island
1963-The Outlet Company
1982-Katz Broadcasting  (Purchased WDBO AM/FM for $9.5 million)
1986-New City Communications
1997-Cox Radio Inc.


History Of Call Letters and Formats:


WDBO-1952-Beautiful Music
WWKA-1983-Country   "K92FM"


WWKA History 

See WDBO-FM


WWKA
Personalities



Tom Haley-1977-19
93-7pm-Midnight-The Outlet Company/Katz Broadcasting Biography

Tom Blair-1982-News-Katz Broadcasting-Katz Broadcasting  In Memory

Here's Tom at WDBO-AM 580



Kevin Ray (Kevin Clevenger)-1983-1991
-Music Director/Original Mid-days-Katz Broadcasting  

Bill Barber K92 12-82.jpg (25468 bytes)

Bill Barber-1982-1993-
PM drive-Katz Broadcasting/New City Communications/Guy Gannett Broadcasting  Biography

photo courtesy of Dave Edwards

Rod Grant-1982-1983-Katz Broadcasting

Joe West-1982-1989-Katz Broadcasting/New City Communications/Guy Gannett Broadcasting

Ron Bisson-1981-2002-Mornings-Katz Broadcasting/New City Communications/Guy Gannett Broadcasting/Cox Radio Inc.
 
Ron Bisson, Gina Jordan and Bob Nyles on the Morning show Courtesy of Tim Steward

Gary Anstaett-1983-1995-Katz Broadcasting/New City Communications/Guy Gannett Broadcasting

Big Red-1984-1994-Katz Broadcasting/New City Communications/Guy Gannett Broadcasting



June Myers-1985-1992-Katz Broadcasting/New City Communications/Guy Gannett Broadcasting Biography


Dave Edwards
-1992-1996-Guy Gannett Broadcasting Biography


Shadow (Rod Grant)-1992-2012-Music Director/Assistant Program Director/ Mid-days-Guy Gannett Broadcasting/Cox Radio Inc.


Bobby Mitchell-1992-Guy Gannett Broadcasting/Cox Radio Inc.




Bob Nyles-1993-2003--Guy Gannett Broadcasting/Cox Radio Inc.   Biography

Leigh Kash-1994-1995-Joined Ron Bisson on the morning show-Cox Radio Inc. 

Connie Willis-1994-1999-Mid days--Guy Gannett Broadcasting/Cox Radio Inc. 



Cody McCoy
-1995-1997-7pm-Midnight-Guy Gannett Broadcasting



Scotty the Intern (Scott F.)-1996-1998-Midnight-Guy Gannett Broadcasting
Deb Dockery-1999-Mid days-Cox Radio Inc.   


Ellis B. Feaster-2000
-Afternoon Drive/2005-Mornings-Cox Radio Inc.  Biography 
2007-Ellis is let go from WWKA

                   



Tyler McKenzie
-2000-1PM-3PM-Cox Radio Inc. Biography

Amy Allen-2000-Morning News-Cox Radio Inc.  



Bo Matthews-2002-Mornings/Afternoon Drive-Cox Radio Inc.                                           



Melissa Moore-2002-2007-Mornings-Cox Radio Inc. 
2007-Moore is let go from WWKA




Skid (Mark Hlavin)-2003-2012-Co-Host/Executive Producer Morning Show/2010-Co-Host Mornings with Grace-Cox
Radio Inc


Doc Holliday
(Jeff Duncan)-2007-2010-Mornings with Grace-Cox Radio Inc. 
Aug 2010-Doc is taken off the air



Grace (Vasquez)-2007
-Mornings with Doc/
2010-Mornings with Skid/2012-2013-Afternoons-Cox Radio Inc.  



AJ Maguire-2012
-Morning co-host with Grace/2012 (Mar 15)-Morning co-host with  Ashley Figueroa "AJ and Ashley"-Cox Radio Inc.  


Ashley Figueroa-2012
-2014-Morning co-host with AJ Maguire "AJ and Ashley"-Cox Radio Inc.  



Steve Shaw-2012-
Sat-10AM-3PM/Sun-11AM-3PM-Cox Radio Inc. 


J.R. Schumann-2012-
2014-Program Director/Music Director/Afternoons-Cox Media Group


Dakota
(Ashley Stegbauer)-2013-Middays/2014-Mornings-Cox Media Group
Wanda Miles-7pm-Midnight
Dave Lopez-Overnights/Traffic                                                                                      

JoJamie

Billy Luby (Frank the Janitor)-Member of Morning Crew



Gina Jordan-News
Biography   



Hildi

Scott St. John

Bob Green

Johnny Twinkles-Mornings-Cox Radio Inc.
Johnny
announced that he will leave radio to move to Branson, Missouri and fulfill his life-long dream of singing in front of an audience. His last day will be Friday, 6/24/10. 


                                                                                                
Henry  Hays
-Mornings                                                                      

Lois Weaver

Billy Combs

Dave Kelly  Biography

Lisa Young



Billy Michaels

Denise Michaels

Steve Warner

Alan Edwards-Clear Channel Total Traffic Network

Officer Mike Tylerand 

Dave Matthews

Tommy Roberts
Mary Graham-Weekends

 

 

  Kim

Kristen

Kristi

                                                              

The K92 K-Krew

                          

Peggy

Suzanne

 

Other Names in WWKA History



Steve Holbrook
-1982-2012
-Operations Manager/Program Director-Cox Radio Inc.

Mike Moore-1995-1999-Program Director-Cox Radio Inc.




Len Shackelford-2000-2012-Program Director/Operations Manager Orlando group-Cox Radio Inc.

Rob Babin-2002-2006-General Sales Manager-Cox Radio Inc.
Jeff Uryga-2005-Marketing/Promotions Director-Cox Radio Inc.



Susan Larkin-2006-Vice President/General Manager/2010-Vice President/Market Manager for Cox's 6 station cluster



Stevie DeMann
-2012-Operations Manager--Cox Media Group


Jeff Garrison-2013-
Country Radio Format Leader-Cox Media Group


Bo Hunter (Drew Bland)-2014
-Director of Branding and Programming-Cox Media Group
Mike James-Marketing/Promotions Director-Guy Gannett Broadcasting

(Robert) Bob Longwell-General Manager-Cox Radio Inc.

Richard Reis-General Manager-Cox Radio Inc.

Rich Reis-Vice President-Cox Radio Inc.

Bill Hendrich-General Manager-Cox Radio Inc.

Cyndi Landers-Promotions-Cox Radio Inc.

Kim Riggi-Promotions & Marketing Director-Cox Radio Inc.  



Steve Fluker
-Director of Engineering-Cox Radio Inc.

Kimberly Hellstrom-Promotion Director-Cox Radio Inc.


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