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Chris Rhoads

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I started my radio career in Ocala back in 1989. From there I went to Orlando for 17 years and then up to Jacksonville for 5. I love cranking the tunes here on The Hog, weekdays 10-3pm.

I play guitar and love hanging at the beach with my beautiful wife and two children. I’m into concerts, football, NASCAR, hockey, fgolf and riding motorcycles any chance I get. I pull for #24 and #48 in NASCAR,  the Canadiens and Lightning in hockey, the Bucs, Jags and Noles in Football and Phil and Adam when golfs on TV.  See you at the next concert!

I love to personalize my endorsements with real life experiences, always keeping the listener and clients best interest in mind.  I’ve been endorsing national and local clients on an annual basis my whole career.

2019 NFL offseason: The most important dates for the Jaguars


Here’s a look at 2019’s key dates for the Jacksonville Jaguars through the end of free agency. The 2019 NFL offseason is upon us and the Jacksonville Jaguars will have several tough decisions to make on both sides of the ball — and, in my opinion, one very easy one. How long do the Jaguars have to make decisions on ... Read More »

VCSO Looks For Car, Suspect In Armed Carjacking In Lake Helen


Lake Helen, FL – Volusia County Sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public’s help in locating a suspect and the vehicle that might have been part of an armed carjacking in Lake Helen Wednesday night (Feb. 6, 2019). The vehicle is a 2015 four-door white Kia bearing license tag DVKT85. This vehicle itself was stolen in January from a Deltona ... Read More »

New Trial For Man Convicted In Fatal DUI Death


Daytona Beach, FL – An appeals court orders a new trial for a man convicted of drunken-driving charges in the April 2016 death of a Volusia County moped rider, finding that police failed to properly inform the man about the consequences of refusing to submit to a breath test. A panel of the 5th District Court of Appeal overturned the ... Read More »

Mexican Illegal Pleads Guilty To Leading Meth Operation


Orlando, FL – A 34-year-old Mexican man joins a list of 17 other people – mostly Volusia or Flagler county residents – who have entered guilty pleas for their roles in a large methamphetamine distribution ring. Juan Alberto Flores-Jimenez – a resident of Tamaulipas who was in the United States illegally, according to the U.S. Department of Justice – admitted ... Read More »

Florida CFO Wants Banking Changes For Medical Weed


Tallahassee, FL – Citing a “tremendous safety threat,â€� Florida Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis is asking President Donald Trump to use his executive power to allow banks to do business with state-authorized medical marijuana companies. Medical marijuana has become a multibillion-dollar industry throughout the nation, but banks are shunning cannabis companies because pot remains illegal under federal law. In a ... Read More »

Florida Governor Wants New Teacher Bonus Program


Tallahassee, FL – Four years after lawmakers started a controversial teacher-bonus program, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis wants to scrap the “Best and Brightestâ€� program and plow nearly $423 million into a new effort to reward teachers and principals. I’m proud to announce a renewed investment to recruit and retain the best, most dedicated educators for Florida schools. This includes more ... Read More »