106.3 WORD’s very own, Jim Bohannon, is a legendary voice in the radio industry. His accolades and accomplishments are numerous. “Jimbo” resides in the Upstate and we’re proud to have him as a special guest host for Tara, Vince Coakley and Bobby Mac during the week.
Now, you can hear The Best of the Jim Bohannon Show, Sunday nights from 8-10pm, featuring a blend of news, features and reports on a spectrum of topics and best of moments from his nationally syndicated show.
Jim Bohannon is one of America’s top radio personalities. Voted one of “The 100 Most Important Radio Talk Show Hosts in America” by Talkers Magazine three years in a row.
In February of 1993, Bohannon took over the prestigious nighttime talk show slot formerly held by Larry King. Bohannon joined Westwood One in 1983 and has anchored newscasts, political conventions and election night coverage in addition to his weekday programs. Jim Bohannon was nominated for the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Marconi Radio Award for the Network Syndicated Personality of the Year. He is a recipient of a Special Recognition First Amendment Award from the Radio Television Digital News Association and was named by the TALKERS magazine editorial board as the 2013 recipient of the publication’s prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award. He is also an inductee into the National Radio Hall of Fame.
Hear Jim Bohannon, as a special guest host and now every Sunday night from 8-10pm on 106.3 WORD, The Upstate’s Talk Station.