Here's what we're talking about this morning on the show:
Day two of qualifying for local elections was yesterday and we
now officially have a second candidate for mayor. On Monday, incumbent
Mayor Teresa Tomlinson paid her qualifying fee. Yesterday, challenger
Colin Martin also qualified for the race.
Columbus police are investigating a reported rape at a local movie theater.
Investigators were called to the Carmike 15 on Whittlesey Blvd to
investigate the attack of a female inside the theater complex.
The Columbus police SVU is asking for your help in locating a
man suspected in several rapes of elderly women. According to police,
these sexual assaults occurred between late Feb. and early Mar. in the
areas of 50th St., River Rd, and Hunter Court. Suspect described as a
5'8"-5'9" black male, between 20-35 years old. Described as slender,
well-spoken, with low facial hair. He potentially dresses in business
casual attire, and has been seen operating a silver Dodge Charger with
a spoiler in the rear.
Senior Assistant D.A. Larae Moore has announced her plan to leave the
D.A.'s Office for partnership in Law Firm, Hatcher Stubbs.
Georgia Tech stuns struggling Syracuse, 67-62 in Syracuse. We hear
Tech coach Brian Gregory on the win, and building momentum into the tournament.
Kentucky rallied passed Alabama, 55-48. Coach Anthony Grant
said he knew Kentucky was the #1 rebound team in the country so the
challenge was ahead, but Kentucky's second half attack took the win.
PBC basketball tournament begins tomorrow here at the Lumpkin Center.
CSU Lady Cougars Chatil Bradford, Asha Alexander, Tae Smith, named PBC
All-Conference Team. Coach Jonathan Norton talks about the 3 senior's
leadership on the team throughout the year. Lady courgars play 5 o'clock
game against Flagler, may get started late.
CSU men's team get started with quarterfinals on Friday. Take on USC Aiken,
the regular season champions. Coach Robert Moore says he hopes to get the
fans packed in, are loud and the big crowd to be their 6th man. Airing on our
sister station, 98.3 the Beat.
Braves beat Washington, 8-4 in spring training ball.
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.