Kentucky Wesleyan College President Bart Darrell to Host Weekly Radio Program ‘The President’s Place’ to debut Sept. 2 on 90.3 FM WKWC

Owensboro, Ky. (Aug. 31, 2015) – Kentucky Wesleyan College president Bart Darrell will begin hosting a weekly radio show on 90.3 WKWC Panther Radio every Wednesday morning to spotlight area business and community leaders, while sharing the latest Kentucky Wesleyan news and notes.  The program will also provide a forum for regular communication from the College to listenership throughout the region.

“The President’s Place” will debut on Wednesday, Sept. 2 at 7:30 a.m. and will re-air four times each week, including 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday.  Additional weekly airings will occur at 12:30 p.m. on Saturday, and 7:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, respectively.


“WKWC gives us a platform to not only share Kentucky Wesleyan successes with the masses, but also allows us to enhance our engagement efforts by featuring business leaders who have such a profound impact on the growth and progression of Owensboro and Daviess County,” said President Darrell.  “We appreciate the opportunity to showcase the College and the community.”


Dean Dennis, general manager of the Owensboro Convention Center and vice president of Global Spectrum, will be the featured guest on the debut program. Other upcoming guests include Greater Owensboro Chamber of Commerce President Candance Brake, Airport Director Bob Whitmer and Madison Silvert, president of the Greater Owensboro Economic Development Corporation.


WKWC Program Director Derik Hancock remarked, “We’re very excited to have President Darrell’s show on WKWC 90.3. Since he became president of the College less than a year ago, we have seen significant momentum in a short period of time. President Darrell’s show is the first of its kind on the radio station in over thirty years. I’m glad to see the College utilize the station in this capacity.”


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