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.

Monday, 18 November 2019 09:14

Ray Horner Podcast - 11/18/2019

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:19 - The fallout continues after Myles Garrett's on-field assault of Mason Rudolph with his own helmet. A long-time NFL player in Jay Brophy has seen a lot of stuff in his football career, but nothing like this. 7:35 - The impeachment inquiry continues this week, and Dr. John Green…
Friday, 15 November 2019 10:03

Steve Stoliar - Author of Raised Eyebrows

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Groucho Marx is considered the leader of the famed Marx Brothers, along with his siblings Chico, Harpo, and sometimes Zeppo. But as his storied career came to a close, Groucho needed some end-of-life care. Enter Steve Stoliar, author of the book Raised Eyebrows, who chronicled the final three years surrounding…
Friday, 15 November 2019 09:18

This Week in Tech with Jeanne Destro-11-15-19 Featured

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This week, kids, cars, and education. Libraries up in arms about the high cost of e-books, the first ever use of a new robotic arm for a kidney transplant, and a new long-range hybrid car.
Thursday, 14 November 2019 08:49

Ray Horner Podcast - 11/14/2019

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:19 - Yesterday on Capital Hill, the impeachment hearings for President Donald Trump began. Dr. David Beer, professor of political science at Malone University, gave an overview of the first day, which featured such players as Bill Taylor, Jim Jordan, among others. He also touched on Deval Patrick entering the…
This week our 1590 WAKR Male Student Athlete of the Week is Danny Kurko, a senior basketball player from Tallmadge High School. Danny says that he’s looking forward to his senior season.   “Last year we made the district championship game and we lost, but it was a great experience…
Wednesday, 13 November 2019 10:51

Ray Horner Podcast - 11/15/2019

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:19 - The ADL labels the Confederate Flag a hate symbol, but do the folks flying it know the meaning and feelings behind it? Or are they well aware and fly it anyway? Ray, Tony, and Kris debating the subject of raising the Confederate flag. 9:01 - Is AAU basketball…
Wednesday, 13 November 2019 10:40

Ray Horner Podcast - 11/13/2019

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Government corruption and scandals have been a constant since the beginning of the country. What are some of the most famous and infamous scandals that have either shook the nation or quietly occurred without public knowledge? Mark Hyman is the author of the book Washington Babylon, and he talked to…
Tuesday, 12 November 2019 11:25

Ray Horner Podcast - 11/12/2019

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:19 - Remember the $100,000 Pyramid? How about That’s Incredible? Musician and host of the game and talk variety, John Davidson, joined the program to talk about his career on That’s Incredible, going to college in Ohio, and hosting for Johnny Carson. 9:40 - Cavaliers season is underway, and while…
Monday, 11 November 2019 08:56

Ray Horner Podcast - 11/11/2019

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:19 - Could the Democratic presidential race get more interesting with Michael Bloomberg entering the race? The panel on the morning show talked about how viable Bloomberg can be not only against a fellow billionaire in Donald Trump, but his in-party rivals in Bernie Sanders, Joe Biden, and Elizabeth Warren.…
Friday, 08 November 2019 10:32

This Week in Tech with Jeanne Destro-11-8-19 Featured

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This week, we're talking with author Nick Morgan. In his new book, “Can You Hear Me? How to Connect with People in A Virtual World", he argues that the very nature of digital communications makes it harder for us to understand one another, why that’s a bad thing, and what…
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