ABOUT WKXR


The staff of WKXR:


Larry Reid arrived at WKXR in 1988 after working at the Western Carolina University campus station and at WTHP in High Point.

As the morning announcer you can hear Larry on WKXR weekday mornings from 6 until 11. He is also the Program Director and the Music Director.

Bruce Trogdon began in radio in 1985. He can be heard Sunday - Thursday from 3:00 until 7:00 pm.

Tony Wright is the WKXR Sports Director and has been with WKXR since 1989. .

Tom Nixon has more than thirty years experience in Triad-area radio and works a varied schedule for WKXR.

Melissa has been on the air Saturday mornings since 1986.

Bobby Franklin started in radio in 1968 and has hosted the True Bluegrass program on WKXR since 1992.

Matthew Ward is a 2015 graduate of Asheboro High School and can be heard on the weekends at WKXR
 

Through networking affiliations with
The North Carolina News Network,
WKXR keeps you informed.

With the very best Country Music being recorded today,
WKXR keeps you entertained.

The SwapShop continues as one of the most popular programs throughout the central Piedmont.

The Mid-Morning Coffee Break keeps you in
touch with the community.
 

From high school football & basketball, to
high school and American Legion Baseball.
From NC State Sports to live reports from
The Masters Golf Tournament and much more,
WKXR Sports provides year-round coverage of
local, regional and national events.

 
Some of the Daily/Weekly Shows featured on WKXR:

The Mid-Morning Coffee Break

Monday - Friday: 8:30 - 9:00 a.m.

An interview program focusing on various organizations and events
around Randolph County.

If your community organization would like to be a part of the show,
contact Larry Reid at (336) 625-2187.

True Bluegrass
Saturday: 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.

Since October of 1992, Bobby Franklin has featured the best up-and-coming local and regional bluegrass talent along with national artists each and every week.
Happy Thoughts

Weekdays: 6:06 a.m.
Bread of Life from Acorn Ridge Baptist Church

Sunday: 7:30 - 8:00 a.m.

Acorn Ridge Baptist Church is located at
288 Acorn Ridge Rd, Robbins, NC
web site
The Golden Age Hour

Sunday: 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
Richland Baptist Church

Sunday: 9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Richland Baptist Church is located at
2323 Old Humble Mill Rd, Asheboro, NC.
Revelation Ministries Program

Sunday: 9:30 - 9:45 a.m.

Revelation Ministries Outreach meets weekly at
The Exchange, 204 S Fayetteville Street.
7:00 pm each Sunday.
 

Live Sunday Worship Services:



First Baptist Church of Asheboro

11:00 a.m. the First Sunday of each month.

 

Web Site: First Baptist Church


First United Methodist of Asheboro

11:00 a.m. the Second Sunday of each month.

 

Web Site: First United Methodist Church


Balfour Baptist Church

11:00 a.m. the Third, Fourth and Fifth Sundays
of each month.

Sunday School: 9:30 a.m.
Sunday Worship: 10:45 a.m.
Sunday Evening: 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday Evening: 6:30 p.m.

Web Site: Balfour Baptist Church