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  • Ultimate Highlight Reel: Panthers vs. Steelers

    Bo's Ultimate Highlight Reel: Carolina Panthers defeat Pittsburgh Steelers 10-0. Read More
  • Sean O'Connell Movie Review 8.29.2014

    Bo talks with Sean O'Connell, Movie Content Director, Cinema Blend: The November Man and the 30th anniversary of the release of Ghostbusters. Read More
  • Monroe Whitesides Interview 8.28.2014

    Bo talks with Monroe Whitesides, Attorney and Board Certified Specialist in Criminal Law: As early as next week, former Charlotte Mayor Patrick Cannon could be sentenced for his guilty plea to one count of honest services wire fraud. Under sentencing guidelines, he faces a possible 63 to 78 months in prison. Read More
  • Dan Starks Interview 8.28.2014

    Bo talks with Dan Starks, Founder and President, Starks Training Institute, Personal Safety Expert: 9-year-old NJ girl, whose time at an AZ firing range turned tragic when the recoil of the Uzi she was firing caused the fatal shooting of her instructor Charles Vacca. Read More
  • Dr. Susan Roberts Interview 8.27.2014

    Bo talks with Dr. Susan Roberts, Associate Professor of Political Science, Davidson College: President Obama's visit to Charlotte, and tepid response from American Legion Convention goers, Hagan vs. Tillis. Read More

About The Team...

  • Bo Thompson
    Bo started at WBT in 1990 as an intern for Mike Collins. Throughout high school and college he worked part-time at WBT and over the years, he's worked with everyone from Henry Boggan to Keith Larson. In 1997 he was apart of the Production Team that launched Charlotte's Morning News with Al Gardner. He was Creative Services Director for WBT from 1997 to 2005 and in that time he was a part in launching every major show.
  • John Stokes

    John Stokes

    WBT News Anchor

    John is a veteran member of the WBT news staff. He can be heard each morning providing many Charlotteans with their first news of the day as he anchors WBT's morning newscasts. John graduated from the University of Nebraska, and is a big Huskers sports fan. During his years at WBT, he has won numerous awards for his coverage of news events that have affected the WBT listening area. John lives with his family in Charlotte.
  • Jim Szoke

    Jim Szoke

    Sports Anchor

    Jim Szoke has been with WBT for two extended periods of time. He started with WBT in 1989, and served as Sports Director from 1990-2000. Jim returned as Sports Director in June 2005 as part of Charlotte's Morning News with Al Gardner, Stacey Simms and Bo Thompson. He has served as a color commentator and pregame host for the Carolina Panthers since their inception in 1995, having broadcasted every game in franchise history.


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