Ray Horner Morning Show

wakr rayRay has been the WAKR Morning host for since 2000 after a successful career in the Erie , Pennsylvania market as a Host and Operation Manager for WAKR/ WZPR / WMDE radio in Meadville, Pennsylvania. Ray won the Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters Sportscaster of the year two times and is currently the play-by-play voice of Hiram College Athletics. Ray has been involved in Big Brothers and Big Sisters, Akron Children's Concert Society, Akron Public Schools, and The Embrace Care Clinic. Ray loves baseball, outdoor activities and spending time with his four children, Elizabeth, Rocco, Ava and Gia. Ray, his wife, Melissa and the children live in Wadsworth, Ohio.


The Voice of the Cleveland Guardians, Tom Hamilton, joined Ray. They begin their conversation talking about putting the rule changes into effect during Spring Training.
Wednesday, 01 March 2023 05:05

Rule Changes & More with Bobby D

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Bobby DiBiasio, Sr. Vice President of Public Affairs with the Cleveland Guardians, joined Ray. Spring training has begun, baseball season is on the way, and there are some rule changes. Ray and Bobby talk about the changes and upcoming season. 
This week, it's all about recent breakthroughs that point the way toward a future with better, faster, and more secure computers, as well as nearly unlimited clean energy. Listen now, for word from the National Science Foundation, about some new research being done now at the University of Rochester, which…
Thursday, 23 February 2023 08:53

Windmill Lakes Golf Club

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Dan Dauk gives an overview of Windmill Lakes Golf Club in Ravenna and discusses stand out holes. 
Thursday, 23 February 2023 08:49

Warming Up for Golf Season

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Tips from Golf Pro Dan Dauk on how to warm up for the upcoming golf season.
Thursday, 23 February 2023 07:38

Akron Preparation & Training for Emergencies

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Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan joined Ray. The tragedy in East Palestine has highlighted the need for training and planning for emergency situations. Mayor Horrigan explains the training and preparation Akron goes through to respond to major events. 
The Student Athlete of the Week segment is powered by NECA-IBEW and Akron Children’s Hospital.  This week's athletes are from Wadsworth Highschool.    Maddy Schnelzer is a Junior. She is Captain of the swim team with accomplishments including 3-year letter winner, 3-time district qualifier in 4 events, and 2-time state qualifier in 3…
Wednesday, 22 February 2023 07:18

Spring Break Air Travel Tips & More

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Spring break is coming up and travel plans are being made. President and CEO of the Akron-Canton Airport, Ren Camacho, joined Ray to talk about do's and don'ts, new flights to and from CAK, and more. 
Friday, 24 February 2023 05:00

Black History Profiles: John Lewis

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February is Black History Month. Monday-Friday, Ray features profiles of those who helped make America great for everyone. Today's profile features John Lewis, American politician and civil rights activist. 
Monday, 27 February 2023 05:00

Black History Profiles: Sojourner Truth

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February is Black History Month. Monday-Friday, Ray features profiles of those who helped make America great for everyone. Today's profile features Sojourner Truth, an American abolitionist and a women's rights activist. 
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