WNIS Annoucer Pages
"Like what you do, do what you like!"
Dave is lucky to be able to say he's a native of Hampton Roads. As a graduate of Kempsville High School, Radford University, with further schooling at Mississippi State University, he has spent most of his life in the Commonwealth of Virginia [read more]
"Only the informed mind is truly free."
Mike Imprevento comes from New York City and lived in Brooklyn, Queens, Da Bronx and Long Island before moving to Hampton Roads in 1983. He worked his way through school doing a series of jobs from janitor to landscape helper but fondly remembers summers driving a taxi in [read more]
Mike's entries in Mike's Blog
"Fishin' is boring; catchin' is fun!"
Captain Reese Bowles has been awarded the Virginia Beach Anglers Club Media Award and the Coastal Conservation Association Partner in Conservation Award. Reese has emceed the Virginia Beach Red, White, & Blue Marlin Tournament, the CCA Sport Fishing Show at Scope, the Virginia Beach Tuna Tournament, and appears at the Mid-Atlantic Boat Show each February. The Virginia Beach Superintendent of Public Schools has recognized him for his work with the Salem Middle School Rod & Reel Club.[read more]
"If you're out on your bike tonight, do wear white."
Bob joined the Sinclair Communications family after 22 years in broadcast journalism. Most recently, Bob was a reporter for the CBS affiliate in Norfolk, WTKR-TV. While at WTKR, he covered a variety of stories including 9/11 and its one year anniversary, the US-Iraq war, numerous hurricanes [read more]
"Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans." John Lennon
Born on July 4th in Suffolk Virginia, I grew up on WGH radio. The station then was bigger than life. Whether it was the air personalities, promotions, or newscasts – I listened intently to air personalities like George Crawford, John Garry, Gene Loving, and Larry O’Brien. I collected the WGH weekly Top 40 surveys. I bought 45’s records like some people buy baseball cards. [read more]
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. the important thing is not to stop questioning" - Albert Einstein
I was born and raised in the Tidewater Hampton Roads area. From Chesapeake schools to eventually graduating from Old Dominion University, I have been riding this thrilling roller coaster of Radio since 2001. [read more]
"Listen Twice As Much As You Speak"
New York Native Denis Reidy, using his strong voice and creativity, produces the commercials that you hear on 790 AM WNIS and its sister station 850 AM WTAR. A fluke request for Time in a Bottle got Denis into the world of radio broadcasting [read more]