ROCKINGHAM — Starting on Wednesday, lunchtime listeners can hear Richmond County Daily Journal headlines on WAYN 900 AM three days a week.
The Daily Journal has partnered with WAYN to feature local news stories on the air in a Monday, Wednesday and Friday segment that’s scheduled for broadcast between 12:05 and 12:10 p.m.
Listeners will hear brief summaries of the day’s news stories and be directed to the newspaper’s website, www.YourDailyJournal.com, for breaking news updates.
With weekday news broadcasts at 8 a.m. and noon, WAYN is Richmond County’s source for information radio. The AM station has been broadcasting since 1946.
Notable former hosts include Robert D. Raiford, now of the syndicated John Boy and Billy morning show, and Jimmy Smith, the “Voice of Richmond County,” who retired in September 2013 after a 62-year career on the air.