A native of Goldsboro Tom Kearney grew up listening to WPTF and was a particular fan of Carl Goerch.
Educated at Wake Forest College and the University of North Carolina Tom taught for several years before joining WPTF in 1982.
Along with various other shows and duties, Tom has hosted the “Tom Kearney Show” (“Openline with Tom Kearney”) since December 1988.
Tom’s program is a general interest talk/interview show that he hopes is edifying and entertaining.
Monday 11/23—Pharmacist Mike James discusses enrollment in Medicare Part “D”
Tuesday 11/24—Stephen Kearney explores the state of the Movie Industry
Wednesday 11/25—Nostalgia for Thanksgivings of Yore
Thursday 11/26—David Menconi and Tom discuss David’s new book, “The Story of North Carolina Popular Music”
Friday 11/27—Friday Night Trivia