TALK OF THE TOWN
with Nelle Reagan
Weekdays -- 12p - 1p
Nelle Reagan is the Queen of broadcasting in north Georgia, one of the first women to hold a regular airshift north of Atlanta.
Nelle and LeBron have been married 40 plus years. They have two wonderful adult children, Lynne Barton who works with DFACs as Office manager , Son- in- Law Ken Barton, Special education teacher at Southeast Elementary, one Grandson the pride and joy of Nelle and LeBron is David Barton a junior at Emory University studying medicine. Jimmy Reagan their son a musician, lives in Sarasoto Florida and is single, no children.Jimmy played baseball for the Shorter Hawks in the 8os. Their pets are big Red and Angel, the koi that take up a great space in their Koi pond.
The development of interest in radio came when Nelle sang her first song on WRGA when she was 4 years old.. her dad had a little band that played pop and music of that time. favorite songs are September song, and songs of Patsy Cline. Nelle Plays guitar and loves all of Eric Clapton's music. She has all of Chet Atkin's music and loves to jam with other musicians- She is fond of Christian Music and does solos in Her Church Wesley Methodist church in Summerville Park.
HOBBIES are gardening, baking, painting , making costume jewelery, singing and writing. Nelle is especially proud of Shorter College Football team. Her son Jimmy graduated Shorter in the 80s playing baseball for the Shorter Hawks. Lynne Studied at then Floyd College later to be Georgia Highlands and participated in the Deaf education program in the 70s .She continued her studies getting a degree in oganizational Management from Covenant Presbyterian College.
Nelle is proud of her family and proud of her work with WRGA, She loves radio and hopes to work a few more years doing what she loves.