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.

Tuesday, 29 June 2021 10:14

Hey Bobby! - 6/30/2021

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Time now for Hey Bobby!, a weekly Cleveland Indians segment with VP Bob DiBiasio and WAKR's Ray Horner. Today, Bobby and Ray touched on the team's resiliency with all of the injuries, their favorite players in team history, Luke Easter, and the capacity crowds allowed at Progressive Field. Hey Bobby!…
Fairlawn Gig officials say a grass roots movement including more than 700 emails from their customers, convinced Ohio legislators to restore more than $250 million dollars in state funding for the expansion of high speed broadband into rural areas, and to drop plans to shut down municipal broadband. Fairlawn Public…
Another Bridgestone Senior Players championship is in the books, and unlike 2020, fans were welcomed back to Firestone Country Club, and braved the heat to check out some golf. Don Padgett III is the executive director of the Bridgestone Senior Players, and he joined the Ray Horner Morning Show to…
Monday, 28 June 2021 07:16

Indians GM Looks At Roster Through June

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Josh Naylor suffered an ankle injury on Sunday that will put him out of commission for a significant amount of time. That, coupled with all the injuries to the pitching staff, have affected the roster in a big way. Yet, they keep winning and playing hard. Mike Chernoff is the…
Friday, 25 June 2021 07:19

Bases & Balls with Jim Rosenhaus - 6/25/2021

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Time now for Bases & Balls, a weekly segment with WAKR's Ray Horner and Tribe broadcaster Jim Rosenhaus! Today, Rosey and Ray touched on all the injuries and rehab assignments for Aaron Civale, Zach Plesac, Shane Bieber, and Franmil Reyes. Bases & Balls is powered by Jennings Heating & Cooling.
You can find a great paying tech-related jobs in Ohio with only three to six months of training, which you can get for free through the State of Ohio's Tech Cred, and IMAP programs. But that's not all. Google is also offering free tech credentials, through their Grow With Google certificate…
For nearly a year, Dr. David Haney has been the interim president at Hiram College. Now, he can shed the interim label, as he officially becomes the 23rd president in the school’s history. Dr. Haney joined the Ray Horner Morning Show to talk about what is on his plate in…
The work from home trend has already changed office attire, culture, and routines. But, it could also have a profound effect on city budgets statewide, if an income tax-related bill now pending in the Ohio House is passed. House Bill 157 would direct income taxes from people who work at…
Wednesday, 23 June 2021 09:03

Terry Pluto Looks At State of Cleveland Sports

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Summertime is upon us, and though two of the three Cleveland sports teams are not currently playing, sports fans know there is no offseason. Terry Pluto is a long-time sportswriter in the area, and has been with the Plain Dealer and Cleveland.com nearly 15 years, and he joined the Ray…
Every course at Firestone Country Club has traditionally been in solid shape, and the South Course proves why it is a favorite among the pros. Larry Napora is the director of golf course operations at Firestone Country Club, and he joined the Ray Horner Morning Show to talk about about…
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