Char Binkley To Retire From WBCL After 35 Years
May 19, 2011 at 5:15 AM (PT)
After 35 years, Mid-Morning Host CHAR BINKLEY at TAYLOR UNIVERSITY BROADCASTING Contemporary Christian WBCL/FT. WAYNE will be retiring at the end of this month, according to FT. WAYNE JOURNAL GAZETTE.
BINKLEY joined WBCL as Director of Women’s Programming at the station's founding and later became Executive Director. She resigned from that position in 2006 after 21 years to help found REMEDY.FM, a Christian Internet-only station for teenagers. She continued at WBCL as the Mid-Morning Host.
The mid-morning program airs 9:05 to 10a on weekdays. Co-host LYNNE FORD will now serve as host and JAMIE BENNETT will continue as producer.