People You Should Know
There are many interesting people all around us... let Hal introduce you to one of them. WHKY FirstTalk radio host Hal Row has an in-depth one-to-one interview with a person of note in the area to learn about their background, their influences, what they're doing and where they are going. Discussions can cover a wide variety of topics, and could end up going in interesting directions. Sit back and enjoy the conversation between Hal and a person "you should know".
Hal Row is the host of First Talk with Hal Row, broadcast throughout western North Carolina on 1290 WHKY. Born and raised in Roanoke, Virginia Hal developed an interest in radio at 13 when he was on the staff of his sumer camp radio station. From there he was a high school correspondent, a theater arts/speech major at Lenoir-Rhyne University in Hickory, North Carolina and after a short stint in the furniture industry has pursued broadcasting as a career over the past few decades. Holding positions as varied as on-air talent to General Manager and working in markets from Norfolk/Virginia Beach to Montgomery, Alabama, Hal now brings his love of conversation and broadcasting to the newest express of the industry, The MESH.