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Oh How Great It Feels To Be Back!

Thank You, Thank You, Thank You to everyone who's sent me a text/email/comment/& called in!

As a kid who grew up in Kansas City and started everyday of high school with The Rock's Morning Show (is that dude Johnny still on it ;) Being able to be a Production Intern under AJ in 1998 I thought I'd reached the top! I had no idea, it was only the beginning. For those who know me and my story, this will be a recap, but for those who're learning about me for the first time, I'll keep it short.

In July of 2004 I was hired by The Rock on a part time level; Saturday Morning Board Op for The Morning Show leftovers. I quickly moved into a weekend/fill in role, then in March of '06 I took over the duties of nights. It'd be an understatement to say I absolutely loved what I did!

The economy hit everyone hard, and The Rock was no exception. On April 13th I was downsized and it will forever be remembered as one of the saddest days of my life.

October 5th, will forever be remembered as one of the happiest days of my life! I'm back home at The Rock and with you! In a new time slot, Afternoon Drive. I cannot, again, express how much this means to me, how happy I am, and how thankful I feel to be back on air at 98.9 and working with such amazingly awesome people as I do.

So here's to our future and all the kick ass Rock we're gonna Roll!

10/06/2009 7:36AM
Oh How Great It Feels To Be Back!
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10/07/2009 8:22AM
F 'Em Up Chuck
Glad to have you back, brother!
10/07/2009 11:03AM
Couldn't believe my ears. Good to have you back.
10/07/2009 12:37PM
Jeff B
It def is great to have you back nivens! The Rock was not the same without you. I too lost my job recently so I know exactly how you felt.
10/07/2009 1:05PM
Welcome back
10/07/2009 1:59PM
My man, its awesome hearing your voice on radio!
10/07/2009 2:01PM
Welcome back, Brother! Good to hear that you're back!
10/07/2009 2:28PM
I couldn't believe it this afternoon when my wish this morning came true. Welcome back!!!
10/07/2009 2:32PM
Good to have you back
10/08/2009 6:54AM
So glad to hear you are back! The Rock needs KC dudes on the radio.
10/12/2009 8:24PM
Welcome back man. Great to hear you on the air again.
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