They Earned a Georgia Legacy
The Georgia Radio Museum and Hall of Fame
announced its 2012 Legacy inductees.
1922–1999: Owner of WGPC(AM/FM), Albany, Ga.
Robert L. Hunnicutt
Jr., 1929–1984: Owner of WKZK(AM) Augusta and WGAA(FM) Waynesboro, Ga.
1920–1994, News Director, WGIG(AM) & WMOG(AM), Brunswick, Ga.
1927–2010: Owner, WWNS(AM)/WWCD(FM), Statesboro, Ga.
Top, from left: Milt George, Robert Hunnicutt, John Lane,
Don McDougald, Jim Popwell Sr.
Bottom: Bob Sagesse, Don Sports Sr., Jim Steele, Uncle
Jim Popwell Sr.,
1932–2003: Owner, WCEH(AM)/WQSY(FM) Hawkinsville, Ga.; WQXY(FM) Cordele, Ga.;
WPMX(FM) Statesboro, Ga.; WHKN(FM) Millen, Ga. and WMRZ(FM) Buena Vista, Ga.
1916–2000: Air Personality, WBML(AM) Macon, Ga.
Don Sports Sr.,
1932–2003: Owner, WCLA(AM/FM) Claxton, Ga.
1946–2011: Owner , WKBX(FM) Kingsland, Ga.
Lowry “Uncle Ned”
Stripling, 1916–1958: Entertainer, WMAZ(AM) Macon, Ga.
They’ll be honored
at an induction awards ceremony in October in Macon, Ga.