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Scott Slade

Host, Atlanta's Morning News

Scott Slade is host of Atlanta’s Morning News, consistantly one of the top-rated radio programs in metro Atlanta for over twenty years, and among the top-rated news-talk programs in the USA.  The show airs weekdays, 4:30-9:00 AM, on 95.5 FM and AM750,  WSB.

 Scott is a rare two-time winner of the National Association of Broadcasters Marconi Award as Best Radio Personality in America in both major and large markets.  Atlanta’s Morning News with Scott Slade has won numerous awards since its inception in 1991, including the national Edward R. Murrow Award as Best Radio Newscast in the nation.  Scott inititiated the WSB Radio Care-a-Thon for the AFLAC Cancer Center at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta in 2000, raising millions of dollars to fight children’s cancer and blood disorders.

Scott has been with WSB Radio since 1984 as a producer, show host, and helicopter traffic reporter.  His career includes all facets of media since 1970.  He was won numerous news, programming and advertising awards since his broadcasting career began at the age of 15.  In fact, his first award was an Associated Press award in 1971 for “News Interpretation” for a weekly program where he and other teenage journalists interviewed news makers on a local radio station.  He is an Atlanta native.

 He is a graduate of Georgia State University, a commercial airplane and helicopter pilot, and enjoys hiking, playing jazz saxophone, and horseback riding among his hobbies.

Latest from Scott Slade

Help Veterans Tonight

GEORGIA PERIMETER COLLEGE has a commitment to veterans … the school is a first choice for military students in the University System of GA who use VA educational benefits. GPC is paying special tribute to World War II veterans this week with a week-long educational symposium and a USA Style ...

Making Strides this Saturday Oct 29!

I will join you to emcee American Cancer Society's 13th Annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer event Saturday morning October 29 at Centennial Olympic Park with Channel 11's Karyn Greer (my annual get together with Karyn who is one of the sweetest people in Atlanta media.)  Visit their website for info, www.stridesatlanta.org. Chef Duff of ...

Meet Jeff Foxworthy for Breakfast

The Salvation Army of Gwinnett County - 5th Annual Breakfast w/ Jeff Foxworthy There's No Place Like Home!    Join comedian Jeff Foxworthy as we raise funds for The Salvation Army's Home Sweet Home program in Gwinnett County! Home Sweet Home Gwinnett seeks to reach out to newly homeless families or ...

8th Annual "Lend Me An Ear"

Just in time for Halloween, the Tri-Union Radio Players of AFTRA, SAG, and Equity offer their talents to the 8th annual fundraiser for the Atlanta Community Food Bank, “Lend Me an Ear”, a night of Old Time Radio recreations. This year’s theme: “Hi-Fi Sci-Fi and Horror!” October 24th at the Shakespeare Tavern.

Fall Leaf Color Peaking Soon in Mountains

The rangers in Northeast Georgia in the Chattahoochee Forest say peak color could occur between Oct 12 and Oct 17. http://www.fs.usda.gov/wps/portal/fsinternet/!ut/p/c4/04_SB8K8xLLM9MSSzPy8xBz9CP0os3gDfxMDT8MwRydLA1cj72DTUE8TAwjQL8h2VAQAMtzFUw!!/?ss=110803&navtype=BROWSEBYSUBJECT&cid=STELPRDB5331074&navid=091000000000000&position=Feature*&ttype=detailfull&pname=Chattahoochee-Oconee National Forest- Home  

Great Georgia Airshow was Great!

Thanks to the 40-thousand or so who joined me at Peachtree City’s Falcon Field Airport Saturday and Sunday.  The Dixie Wing of the Commemorative Air Force did a fabulous job putting on the show.  You saw some great flying.  You ought to see 2011 Aerobatic World Champion Rob Holland’s cockpit ...

Religion and Politics

Republican presidential hopefuls refused to get in to a discussion on the Sunday talk shows of Mitt Romney’s faith, Mormonism, and whether it should be considered a cult by Christians.  If you would like to spend a little time on skimming some of the tenets of other faiths, a lot ...

Herman Cain, Steve Jobs -- Videos you should see

Herman Cain explains his 9-9-9 economic plan to the Wall Street Journal  Online.   http://online.wsj.com/video/herman-cain-explains-his-9-9-9-plan/C0F27595-4101-4E21-83A0-A65A8C53D4F0.html?mod=WSJ_hpp_mpvidcar_3    Apple Co-Founder Steve Jobs’ 2005 commencement speech to Standford University where he argues that you should not live someone else’s life—your time is limited.   http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UF8uR6Z6KLc

Monday Oct 3 2011 Events

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Callaway Gardens Events

A sampling of the some of the workshops and events upcoming at one of my favorite Georgia destinations.. from the PR department at Callaway. Art, Garden & Nature Workshops   Birds of Prey Encounter Workshop Choose between September 24, October 29 and November 19, 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Learn ...

 
 

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