Birmingham Post-Herald from Birmingham, Alabama on March 7, 1986 · 43
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Birmingham Post-Herald from Birmingham, Alabama · 43

Birmingham, Alabama
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Friday, March 7, 1986
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-1 !4 m Ml V to rl id st V rd lie a- V a v re A young entrepreneur builds a dream from scratch to prove the experts wrong “children's programming" tkaa any other area station with three hour in the morning and two more alter schooL “We try to be very carefal about the program! we air for children" he says We won’t air the high-tech high-violence cartoons that are seen on some stations today We try to be what we can family-oriented' " In case you're wondering DuBose is not independently wealthy or so he claims He is not a businessman - or at least he wasaX util he became president and general manager of WDBB He is a mu with a dream who was not afraid to go for it Originally from Montgomery he wu a student at the University of Alabama from 1971 to INI He earned both his bachelor's and master's degrees in communications and took a Job with the university1! public radio station WUAL-FM Even as a teenager though he had a keen interest in broadcasting Two years before he started college he worked for the Montgomery radio station WHAM where he learned about everything from news to engineering Later he Joined WJRD in Tuscaloosa His dream wu to buy a radio or television station And then two years ago he decided it would be easier to build one Kudsa Msgaiim inwaghaai Nst Hsrald fnday March 7 HIS Pepe g from scratch Please torn to WDBB page I tu t4 ifc'' V' tfJVA'ri'

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