Author: Ted Tait
A Milestone Broadcast! The Early Jazz Music Review, plays the 100th episode this evening at 7pm EST on WWER Radio in Colonial Beach (88.1FM, streaming live at WWER.ORG; repeated Wednesday Dec 1st at 9pm). It’ll mostly be a regular show but Dave Tucker will spend some time in the first half hour talking about how […]
When the opportunity to get the FM license for WWER first came my way over 2 years ago, I needed to find a non-profit willing to take on the responsibility. Thankfully, the Colonial Beach Community Foundation was willing to do so. Thus, the new WWER was born! The Foundation’s two requirements were that I run […]
We have another supply of lawn signs for you to proudly display! The last batch went quickly, but we decided to wait until after election time to make the next batch available. So now you can remove that old election sign and replace it with a WWER sign! Nobody likes seeing those old candidate signs […]
I think the severity flooding has caught a few of us off guard! For our part, WWER has been in touch with the town management and we are airing updates as we get them about road conditions and cleanup efforts. For recent info, you can also check the town website http://www.colonialbeachva.net/ The good news from […]
When we went on air in 2019, we surveyed the community to see what you wanted in your radio station. After 2+ years on air, we wanted to do that again to see what you like and don’t like about what we are doing. We are ever aware that this is a community station, meant […]
This week, a special Town Matters show – Ted Tait speaks with Colonial Beach Town Council Members Dr. Caryn Self Sullivan and Mike Cabrey about the latest COVID information. The Delta variant is spreading rapidly in our area and Council members are urging everyone to get vaccinated and wear masks. It is also expected that […]
Here’s your rain check on the missing 4th of July fireworks! Colonial Beach will present fireworks at about 9:15PM. Listen to WWER for a special musical accompaniment! Tune in tonight at 9PM!
This weekend marks one year since we lost Charlie Wilson. Charlie was a founding member of WWER and integral to getting WWER on the air. He set up and programmed the automation system that runs our programming, he did several radio shows himself, and was key to creating the unique sound you hear on 88.1FM. […]
If you enjoyed the wonderful stories of old Colonial Beach memories with Sandy Scroggs, you’ll also enjoy this month’s guest – Ellie Caruthers. Ellie owned Doc’s Motor Court for many years with her husband and this conversation between Caryn Self Sullivan and Ellie was recorded before her passing in 2019. We are glad that Caryn […]
This week, our talk show is Talk of the Town – things to do and places to go in and around Colonial Beach. Tune in Thursday evening at 8pm or Saturday morning at 9AM for the next in our Wanderlove series, featuring our own Colonial Beach Brewing.