||Charlie has passed away.
||After WKBO, Fred went full
time at WRKZ 107 in E-Town doing mornings as Dusty Adams. He worked there
full time for 1 yr and 3 months then took a leave for a couple of years
got married and went back part time doing the Z country top 30 countdown.
Fred's full time job for 25 years is with Hershey Entertainment and Resorts
Co. where he does telephone and computer wiring, telephone switch software
and what ever else is needed. Fred and his wife Betty have 3 kids
and are about to become grand parents.
||Bob lives in Harrisburg.
Bob is retired from the Dauphin County Adult Probation and Parole Department.
and enjoying his leisure times in Harrisburg.
|Greg Allen / Greg Scott
||Greg worked at WKBO twice,
first in about 1975-76 (as Greg Scott) and later in about 77 or 78 through
1980 (as Greg Allen). In between he worked at WFEC doing the 6 - midnight
shift. In 1977 he was program director at WRSC in State College. After
leaving WKBO in 1980 Greg moved to San Diego and is doing voice overs as
Gregory Best. www.GregoryBest.com
||Chris lived in the Harrisburg
area and worked for Iheart Media Harrisburg as Production Director. He
was also heard The River 97.3 WRVV. For more than 20 years Chris was the
PA announcer for the Harrisburg Senators. In addition he worked with the
Hershey Bears and was one of the station voices of ABC27. Chris passed
away on June 28, 2018.
||Joe Bastardi is a weather
forecaster working for State College, PA based Accuweather. He has become
well-known for his surprisingly accurate long-range forecasts.
|Big Ange (Andy Jackson
||Big Ange (John Manzi) died
of cancer on July 18, 2010. Most of his career was epent in New England,
WJAR, WPRO, WICE Providence, R.I., WHIM East Providence, R.I., WKRI West
Warwick, R.I., WINR Binghamton, N.Y., WELM Elmira, N.Y., WASY Gorham, Me.,
WZON, Bangor, Me. He was 68.
||Gary runs Brooks Creative
Services in Philadelphia.
||Bill Brosey is
now doing voice work
and is based in Reading,Pa, (He did jock
and news work on WKBO---early 1970's) (after WKBO he was at WAEB, WRAW,
WHUM, WEEU, WJJZ, WHYL)
||Jim spent many years as
a meteorolgist at FOX 43, WPMT in York, Pa. Jim works as freelance meterologist
in Harrisburg. Jim also does voice overs at Studio 7 Audio Production Services.
||Tim is retired after being
the morning show host at WINK 104 for many years in Harrisburg.
||Dennis last worked in radio
at WARM 104 in York in 2001. He is one of the production voices at WGAL-8
and does free lance voice work. He's been the voice for Pa Dept of Tourism,
the Pa Lottery in the last year and has been active in the Screen Actors
Guild doing background in several movies and TV shows including Sex in
the City, CBS's "Hack" and the Movie "Jersey Girl "
||Mike is a retired school
teacher at the Cumberland Valley School District. He now lives in Florida
||Carol became a TV news anchor
in Buffalo, New York for more than 23 years. Now Carol Jasen, she is now
retired and living in Denver.
|J. Albert Dame
||Mr. Dame sold WKBO and the
21 station Dame Media to Clear Channel Broadcasting in 1999. In 2000 he
formed a new company Dame Broadcasting and purchased WIKZ, WCHA AM &
FM in Chambersburg. Dame Broadcasting eventually bought WQCM and WHAG in
Hagerstown as well as stations in State College and Johnstown. Mr. Dame
has since sold all of the stations held by Dame Broadcasting.
Mr. Dame passed away on
June 5, 2016.
||Dave is Program Director
at AC KOSI in Denver
||Dave is retired and still
lives in Harrisburg and is loving it.
||Dennis was most recently
a co-host of York's Moring News on WSBA.
||Kevin passed away in August
||J.C. Floyd most recently
was morning show co-host at WLOK in Memphis, Tennessee. Is now a broadcast
||Teddy lives in Lititz, Pa.
and does commercial and voice work.
||Hal is working for CNN.
||Larry has passed away.
||Jonathan moved to Pittsburgh
as Dennis Elliot, working at WXKX, WPEZ, WDSY, and WZPT among others.
||R.J. spent a number of years
as Program Director and morning show host at WWKL in Harrisburg. He is
now Operations Manager at Clear Channel Harrisburg and morning show host
at WHP 580.
||Fred left WKBO news and
went to KYW in Philadelphia. Fred joined KDKA Radio in Pittsburgh in 1979.
He was a news reporter before becoming KDKA's news director. In 1989 he
began hosting a talk show on KDKA. He continued to host talk show until
his death on December 16, 2009.
||Les Howard Jacoby moved
to Florida in 1973. He has been at Lakeland, Tampa as well. After Florida
stops included Raleigh, Ft Lauderdale-Miami, Peoria, Fayeteville (Ark)
and Memphis. Les returned to Florida and West Palm Beach in 1992. Les was
Billboard's Adult Contemporary PD of the Year in 2000, and was nominated
for Radio & Records AC Program Director of the Year in 2001. is retired
from on-the-air now, and is President/CEO at Les Howard Radio Consulting.
Lives in Gainesville, Florida.
||Neil left the radio business
in 1989. His last station was WWKL, Kool 94.9. He now teaches Holocaust
Studies as an adjunct professor at Penn State Harrisburg. He also
works as a freelance voice-over talent and performs disc jockey work at
private parties on weekends.
||Gary is now working in Harrisburg
at UCCI, an insurance company.
||Gary is now doing weekends
at KLDE-FM in Houston. He enjoys flying and has 2 grandchildren.
||Heidi passed away in Houston
Texas in October 2006.
||David is a reporter at KYW
Radio in Philadelphia.
||Ken is currently in Tampa,
Florida. He works for Mediabase.
||Mitch now works as a voice
||Steve worked weekends at
WWKL in Harrisburg in the late 80's as Steve Sheridan. He was last reported
to be a videographer in New York City.
||Jondra left for WKBO for
Washington D.C. She worked at AP Radio and then WASH-FM, again doing morning
anchor. Moved to San Francisco where she worked at KNBR and KGO radio.
Jondra left the business in the mid-80's and is now a licensed psychotherapist
in the Palm Springs area of California.
||Big Jim Roberts was
at WHLJ in Port St. Lucie, Florida. He passed away in October 2015.
||Ed is now on Dial Global
Network's Classic Country format as Ed Alexander the Ol' Prospector.
||Rick has had a successful
career as Program Director. He is now the host of The Sunny Morning Show
at Adult Contemporary WEAT-FM (Sunny 104.3), West Palm Beach, Florida.
||Tom co-anchored KRON 4 News
in San Francisco at 6, 9, and 11 p.m. He joined the station in January
1990. He is now retired from WXIA,
|John St. John
||John has his own production
company in New Orleans called Airlift
||Dan was Program Director
and morning show host at Oldies WWKL and Big 92.7. He spent many years
as morning show producer and appears with R.J. Harris on WHP 580. He is
||John is working at Lite
101.9, WLIF in Baltimore. He also fills in at times at The Rose in Lancaster.
||Bill left the air in 1985
to partner with Ken Chandler (Kenny Frank and Ray and the local Laurie
label hit "Heart" 1963) in sales for audio production company. Bill
began working radio sales at WMSP in 1987. From there he went to WWKL (
Kool 94.9 & 99.3) and WSOX 96.1 in York County. He recently retired
as a mobile DJ service. Bill remains active in the Keystone Record Collectors.
Recently, He has begun organizing a state wide museum dealing with Historical
and Educational resources in Music and Broadcasting www.pmmbh.org
||Joe has been a news anchor
and reporter at WIBC since 1995. As Afternoon News Editor, Joe anchors
and co-anchors afternoon and evening newscasts at WIBC. Joe had retired
from news anchoring at WIBC in Indianapolis in 2011. He passed away
in his sleep on Jun 11, 2016 in Indianapolis.
||Wendy was WKBO's Program
Director during the 1, 2, 3, Radio KB era, just before the switch to the
Rock of Harrisburg. He has been working in State College Pa. He has to
the real estate business. He does free- lance work and has been the announcer
for the Pa. PBS show "The Pennsylvania Game"