Here's what we're talking about this morning on the show:
The 2014 election season officially began yesterday as local candidates
qualified for their races. Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson was on of
the first qualifiers yesterday and the only cndidate to qualify
so far in the mayoral race. We hear a breakdown of positions
and names that have been qualified.
The Phenix City Board of Education has a plan for selecting a new
superintendent. The board held a meeting on Friday and voted unanimously
to approve the qualifications for the position. The position
will be posted tomorrow, with an April 14th application deadline.
IHOP National Pancake Day is underway this morning with free
pancakes at participating IHOP Restaurants.
Lebron James lifted the Heat to a 124-107 win over Charlotte, breaks
his personal record making 61 points, previous high of 56 with cleveland
almost 6 years ago.
AP Top Basketball Standings: Florida is #1, Wichita State #2, Arizona #3,
Duke at #4, Virgina #5.
SEC fines South Carloina $5,000 for post game celebrations.
PBC basketball tournaments getting started at the end of the week
at the Lumpkin Center. We hear from Coach Jonathan Norton on the girl's
doing enough to get in, but have well earned a spot on their own. Women
play at 5 o'clock on Thursday on WDAK.
Men's quarterfinals at 7 o'clock against USC Aiken. Coach Robert Moore
talks about going into the semi-finals with a clean slate. Says the
guys need to stay more solid on defense and get those rebounds. Will be heard
on WDAK's sister station, 98.3 The Beat.
Womens CSU golf team tied for 12th.
CSU baseball at home today against Tuskegee at Ragsdale Field.
Mets beat Braves, 6-2 in spring training ball yesterday.
Scott was one of 6 National Finalists for the 2008 Radio and Records News/Talk/Sports Local Personality of the Year Award. However he was beaten out by some guy in Los Angeles. Scott claims there was a "hanging chad" thing going on and is following up.
Scott has been the play-by-play voice of the Columbus State University Cougars for over 30 years, and is a member of the CSU Hall Of Fame.
Wes is a Columbus, GA native and graduate of Columbus State University with a BA in Communications. He began his radio career in 1994 with Sunny 100 and worked for Rock 103 and B101, serving as the Program Director and Music Director. From 1994-1997, Wes hosted Not Quite Late Nite with Wes Carroll on TV and returned to TV in 2007 serving as the Entertainment correspondent in a weekly segment for WXTX Fox 54.