Doug accepting his Silver Circle Award from the
National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences-Mid America
Doug has been a central Illinois broadcaster for 40 years. He's
the Taylorville, Springfield, Decatur, Danville and Champaign-Urbana
markets for 40 years.
currently Co-Anchor and Chief Weather Anchor at WICD-TV, in
Champaign and Weather Anchor at WCCU-TV in Urbana.
site is dedicated to preserving central Illinois Broadcast
History. It's being constantly updated with additions
and maybe even a few revisions. Check back often.
sure and include the "Cheeseburgers and Fun" event on your Summer
schedule. I'll be there serving cheeseburgers beginning at
4pm! Hope to see you there!
I'll be at the Urbana Sweetcorn Festival on August 23rd.
Be watching for abc/NewsChannel 15 at the various Labor
Day Weekend Parades.....the Hoopeston National Sweetcorn Parade on
Saturday, and the Labor Day Parades in Danville and Westville on
Monday. I'll be there looking for you!
1,2014) Updated the WICS
History page 1 to replace discontinued video selections
for "Pinky Lee Show," "Dragnet," and "Bonanza."
Updated the WICS
History page 2 to replace "The Name of the Game" video which was
discontinued with a new version of the TV theme opening.
(June 2, 2014) Updated the WICD History page 1 to replace discontinued video
selections for "Break the Bank" and "Zorro."
(June 3, 2014) Updated the WICD History page 6 to include videos of 9-11
coverage and newscasts from September 11 and 12, 2001
(June 16, 2014) Updated and added more material including pictures
to the WAND History Page 1.
(June 22, 2014) Updated and added more material including pictures to
the WAND History Page 2.
(June 25, 2014) Updated the Area CHR Radio
page to include a Top 40 Countdown from 1971 to the WCVS section.
Also added two photos of the station entrance in the 1940s.
A Salute to
(Above):Doug Quick On Line
salutes the life and career of James Garner. This is Maverick,
and an episode called "Stage West" starring Mr. Garner along with other
Warner Brothers contract actors Edd Byrnes and Peter Brown.