Scott was one of 6 National Finalists for the 2008 Radio and Records News/Talk/Sports Local Personality of the Year Award. However he was beaten out by some guy in Los Angeles. Scott claims there was a "hanging chad" thing going on and is following up.
Scott has been the play-by-play voice of the Columbus State University Cougars for over 30 years, and is a member of the CSU Hall Of Fame.
Wes is a Columbus, GA native and graduate of Columbus State University with a BA in Communications. He began his radio career in 1994 with Sunny 100 and worked for Rock 103 and B101, serving as the Program Director and Music Director. From 1994-1997, Wes hosted Not Quite Late Nite with Wes Carroll on TV and returned to TV in 2007 serving as the Entertainment correspondent in a weekly segment for WXTX Fox 54.
Here's what we're talking about this morning on the show:
'Let's Talk.. with the Mayor" forum is back again, to be held
tonight at the Springer Opera House from 6:00 - 7:30pm.
Two female deputies testified this week in federal discrimination
lawsuit against Sheriff Darr, claiming they were passed over for
a promotion for someone who is less educated and therefore
US Dept. of Education has reached agreement with Lee County Schools
assuring African-American students have equal access to advanced courses.
Main enterance to Peachtree Mall will be closed for the next 60 days
Columbus police investigating report by employee of Foxy Lady Lounge
who says armed robbers snatched a briefcase filled with money from her
as she was entering her home at 3:10 on Tuesday morning.
Three arrests have been made in the murder of Carl Dickinson in Waverly, AL.
Miami beat Braves 5-2. Evan Gattis hit home run in the 6th that agitates
Marlins rookie pitcher Jose fernandez, who had been upset
during the game. Fernandez then hit a homer and stood on home plate
for over 4 seconds. McCann had to have a big brother talk and
the benches cleared. We hear from Fernandez, who was apologetic
and says he was embarrassed after the game. McCann says he just had to
learn a few things. Fernandez pitched 7 innings, hit his first major
home run, a good game for the 21-yr-old rookie sensation.
CSU womens volleyball still undefeated, 4-0, have a road win under the belt.
High School Football:
Hardaway and Shaw at Kinnett.
Kendrick and Bowdon at Memorial.
Yahoo Sports reporting 5 SEC players including former Alabama player DJ Fluker,
TN quarterback and DE, Miss. State DT and WR, received improper payments.
Report cited text messages and financial records of former AL DE Luther Davis
and an unnamed NFL source.
We hear from Nick Saban who did not comment on the ordeal, he's focused
on A&M on Saturday.