03 February 2011

LISTEN: Doc Williams, RIP

Though Doc Williams was born in Cleveland and raised in a small Western Pennsylvania coal town, it was in Wheeling where his career in country music began, and recently ended with his death on Jan. 31. Leader of the group Doc Williams and the Border Riders, he was a constant fixture on WWVA in Wheeling, and appeared on the radio for more than 50 years. He was 96 when he died.

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