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Good Morning, Rome - Conversation with Thomas Kislat

Good Morning, Rome - Conversation with Thomas Kislat

November 9, 2019

Thomas Kislat discusses the falling of the Berlin Wall on November 9, 1989 - 30 years ago today.  Kislat grew up in East Germany (on the communist side of the wall).  He now resides in Rome, GA and is a marketing professional for the Forum River Center. 

NWGA Sports LIVE - Coaches Mindset Clinic with Milt Travis

NWGA Sports LIVE - Coaches Mindset Clinic with Milt Travis

November 3, 2019

Our guest in this episode is longtime high school basketball coach, Milt Travis.  Coach Travis is currently a part of the coaching team at Blue Collar Basketball.  He has served as the head basketball coach in Rome, Georgia at Model (1985-2003) and Rome (2013-2017).  Coach Travis also spent some of his career as head coach at Buford and Stephens County, both schools in the state of Georgia. 

Our discussion is on the "Coaches Mindset Clinic" scheduled for November 16th and sponsored by the FCA Rome Area.  Coach Travis shares some information and stories on the critical role that mental health plays in life and sports.  He also highlights the speakers for the event, talks about how it came to light, and what he hopes it will lead to in the future. 

This Podcast is from a live episode of NWGA Sports LIVE that originally aired on 10/28/19.  NWGA Sports LIVE airs weekdays in Rome, Georgia on TalkRadio WLAQ at 96.9 FM, 1410 AM, wlaq1410.com, TuneIn app, and Facebook LIVE from 5-6 p.m.  Matt Davis is the daily host.  He welcomes regular contributors and guests to discuss local, regional, and national topics related to sports.  

WLAQ Sports: Charlie Culberson and his dad, Charles Culberson, on their upcoming induction into the Rome Floyd Sports Hall of Fame

WLAQ Sports: Charlie Culberson and his dad, Charles Culberson, on their upcoming induction into the Rome Floyd Sports Hall of Fame

October 30, 2019

Charles and Charlie Culberson discuss their upcoming induction into the Rome Floyd Sports Hall of Fame (among other things) with WLAQ’s Elizabeth Davis and Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation’s Jim Alred. 

NWGA Sports LIVE - Rusty Mansell of 247 Sports from 10/22/19

NWGA Sports LIVE - Rusty Mansell of 247 Sports from 10/22/19

October 22, 2019

Rusty Mansell of 247Sports joins us on the program to discuss UGA football, recruiting, local high school football, and Atlanta Falcons.  During the conversation, Rusty talks about which program he thinks Arik Gilbert of Marietta will commit to on the eve of his announcement.  He also talks about Darlington QB Griffin Brewster's rising recruiting stock and more.  

NWGA Sports LIVE - Rusty Mansell of 247 Sports from 10/1/19

NWGA Sports LIVE - Rusty Mansell of 247 Sports from 10/1/19

October 3, 2019

Rusty Mansell of 247Sports joins us on the program to discuss the new 2.0 multiplier recently voted on by the GHSA's executive committee.  We also talk about the Darlington vs. Christian Heritage game at Chris Hunter Stadium being voted the High 5 Sports "Game of the Week".  The conversation concludes as Rusty gives his take on this Saturday's UGA/UT matchup in Knoxville, as well as his thoughts on the Falcons current situation.   

Good Morning Rome (8/16/19) - Interview with Carrie Edge of Elevation House and Leslie Pearson of the Exchange Club Family Resource Center

Good Morning Rome (8/16/19) - Interview with Carrie Edge of Elevation House and Leslie Pearson of the Exchange Club Family Resource Center

August 19, 2019

A pair of Rome non-profits - Elevation House and the Exchange Club Family Resource Center - are in the running for grants of $25,000 (each!) through State Farm's Neighborhood Assist program.  Find out from Carrie Edge of Elevation House and Leslie Pearson of the Exchange Club Family Resource Center how you can help!  This interview aired on Friday, August 16th during Good Morning Rome. 

2019 Armuchee Indians High School Football Preview Show

2019 Armuchee Indians High School Football Preview Show

August 18, 2019

This is the 2019 Armuchee Indians High School Football Preview Show from TalkRadio WLAQ 1410 AM & 96.9 FM in Rome, Georgia.  NWGA Sports LIVE host Matt Davis talks with Armuchee’s head coach, Jeremy Green, about his coaching staff, team, and the 2019 schedule. 

2019 Coosa Eagles High School Football Preview Show

2019 Coosa Eagles High School Football Preview Show

August 18, 2019

This is the 2019 Coosa Eagles High School Football Preview Show from TalkRadio WLAQ 1410 AM & 96.9 FM in Rome, Georgia.  NWGA Sports LIVE host Matt Davis talks with Coosa’s head coach, Todd Wheeler, about his coaching staff, team, and the 2019 schedule. 

2019 Darlington Tigers High School Football Preview Show

2019 Darlington Tigers High School Football Preview Show

August 18, 2019

This is the 2019 Darlington Tigers High School Football Preview Show from TalkRadio WLAQ 1410 AM & 96.9 FM in Rome, Georgia.  NWGA Sports LIVE host Matt Davis talks with Darlington’s head coach, Tommy Atha, about his coaching staff, team, and the 2019 schedule. 

2019 Model Blue Devils High School Football Preview Show

2019 Model Blue Devils High School Football Preview Show

August 18, 2019

This is the 2019 Model Blue Devils High School Football Preview Show from TalkRadio WLAQ 1410 AM & 96.9 FM in Rome, Georgia.  NWGA Sports LIVE host Matt Davis talks with Model’s head coach, Jeff Hunnicutt, about his coaching staff, team, and the 2019 schedule.