Tuesday, September 25, 2012

HONORS: Larry Walk in Hall of Fame

    Radio broadcaster Larry Walk, a Sunday staple for Mahoning Valley, Ohio  polka fans for almost a half century was recognized for his work by his peers in the broader radio community when he was inducted into the Broadcasters Hall of Fame.  “I’m humbled to be a polka guy and getting recognition from a main stream organization honoring broadcasters of all formats,” said Walk. “I feel like it lifts up and gives a nod to all the polka professionals everywhere.”  
   Walk hosts the radio show from his Austintown home on AM stations WSOM and WKTX with his wife Diana.  He has also earned the Lifetime Achievement Award given by the United States Polka Association.