WBAL's Ron Smith Announces Retirement
November 28, 2011 at 12:30 PM (PT)
HEARST Talk WBAL-A/BALTIMORE midday host RON SMITH, who announced in OCTOBER that he is battling stage 4 pancreatic cancer, told listeners TODAY (11/28) that he is retiring from his radio show.
SMITH, 69, has discontinued chemotherapy treatments at JOHNS HOPKINS HOSPITAL and wrote a final column for the BALTIMORE SUN on THANKSGIVING. Hear SMITH's announcement of his retirement by clicking here.
"TEAM REASON," a charity to raise funds for pancreatic cancer research, has been set up by SMITH's friends and is being supported by SMITH and his wife JUNE; find out more about the charity by clicking here.