Shannon Presley

Shannon Presley


On the air:
  Weekdays 10:00am - 3:00pm.  I'm also the webmaster.

Where I come from:  Leitchfield, KY

The stork dropped me off on:  March 23.  If you want to know what year, all I have to say is, "Didn't your mama teach you any manners?"

I really annoyed my teachers at:  Grayson County High School

Then they shipped me off to:  Western Kentucky University

Family:  I am married and have a wonderful daughter, Natalie, who is 18.

Favorite Singers:  Martina McBride, Trisha Yearwood, Easton Corbin, George Strait, Merle Haggard, Alan Jackson, Trace Adkins

Favorite Groups:  Alabama, Lady Antebellum, Zac Brown Band, Montgomery Gentry, Restless Heart, KISS, Rush, Tannahill Weavers, Father Son & Friends

The best darned guitar players in the world:  Chet Atkins, Vince Gill, Brad Paisley, Steve Wariner, Lee Roy Parnell, Keith Urban, Jerry Reed, Ace Frehley

Favorite Food:  German, Indian, Chinese and of course, my Mama's fried chicken livers and pinto beans & cornbread!

Favorite Teams:  WKU, UK, the TN Titans and Warren Central Lady Dragons Volleyball - yay Natalie!

Favorite Actors & Actresses:  Harrison Ford, Johnny Depp, Mandy Patinkin, Kyra Sedgwick, Sandra Bullock, Katharine Hepburn

Favorite Movies:  Rob Roy, 50 First Dates, Lord of the Rings, Pirates of the Caribbean, Chronicles of Narnia, Scrooged, Groundhog Day, Die Hard, Last Of The Mohicans, The Libertine, Dangerous Liasons, Terminator 2 and ALL of the Lethal Weapon movies

Favorite TV Shows:  The Walking Dead, American Horror Story: Coven, NCIS, Law & Order: SVU, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Criminal Minds, Burn Notice, Without A Trace, Dr. Who (the new one), South Park

Hobbies:  Photography, sewing & costuming, reading, historical re-enactment (middle ages and 18th century) and anything that has to do with powertools and computers!

Something few know about me - yet:  I'm attempting to learn to play mandolin!

Time at the Beaver:  I started on the 9am to noon shift in December 1997.  Has it really been that long?  Seems like yesterday...

The first place they were crazy enough to hire me:  The station I grew up listening to - WMTL-AM in Leitchfield, KY (1985) - and I'm proud of it!

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Shannon Presley
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