WBT's Century Podcast

WBT's Century Podcast

WBT's Century Podcast

CATEGORY: Education
WBT turns 100 in April 2022. Between now and then, listen as Bo Thompson interviews the icons who built these call letters and the newsmakers who shaped the city of Charlotte during a century of broadcasting.
  1. December 18, 2020
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    EPISODE 10: Bill Rosinski
    Bo Thompson talks to Bill Rosinski, the original play-by-play voice of the Carolina Panthers from 1995-2005. They cover his early days as a broadcaster, the origins of the NFL in Charlotte, doing morning sports…
  2. November 24, 2020
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    EPISODE 2: Hugo at 30 with Russell & Flynn
    On the 30th Anniversary of Hurricane Hugo, Bo Thompson talks to Don Russell & James K Flynn. "Russell & Flynn" were on the air the morning of September 22, 1989 when the storm took an unexpected detour through…
  3. July 09, 2020
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    EPISODE 9: Mick Mixon
    Bo Thompson talks to the voice of the Carolina Panthers, Mick Mixon. Mick has called NFL games since 2005 and before that he was a fixture for 16 years alongside Woody Durham on the Tarheel Sports Network. The…
  4. May 29, 2020
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    EPISODE 8: The Lost Interviews of Hello Henry
    Bo Thompson looks back the career of WBT Hall-of-Famer Henry Boggan, including highlights from classic Hello Henry interviews with Chevy Chase, Howard Cosell, Fred Rogers, Ray Charles, and Andy Griffith.See omn…
  5. May 29, 2020
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    EPISODE 8: The Lost Interviews of Hello Henry
    Bo Thompson looks back the career of WBT Hall-of-Famer Henry Boggan, including highlights from classic Hello Henry interviews with Chevy Chase, Howard Cosell, Fred Rogers, Ray Charles, and Andy Griffith.
  6. April 24, 2020
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    EPISODE 7: Gerry V
    Bo Thompson talks to Gerry Vaillancourt, better known as “Gerry V.” The V-Man arrived at WBT like a bolt of lightning in 1996, hosting a sports show for six years. He also called TV & Radio games for the Charlo…
  7. April 24, 2020
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