Heather Anderson

Web Administrator, Grants Manager, Intern Coordinator, Substitute Host, Operations Support


Snow Emergency
10:11 am
Mon November 17, 2014

Snow Emergencies: 11/17/2014

The following counties are under a LEVEL 1 Snow Emergency:

  • Coshocton
  • Crawford
  • Fairfield
  • Licking 

LEVEL 1: Roadways are hazardous with blowing and drifting snow. Roads may also be icy. Motorists are urged to drive very cautiously.

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Broadcast Bits
5:18 pm
Fri November 7, 2014

Car Talk Special November 8th @ 10AM: Remembering Tom Magliozzi

Coming up this Saturday morning at 10am on WCBE, Car Talk  will air a tribute show this weekend in which Ray will share news of Tom's passing with listeners and remember some of his brother's most spectacular moments on air. 

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Monthly Music & More
4:59 pm
Fri November 7, 2014

Monthly Music & More: The Head and The Heart Giveaway

And the winner is...Ryan Martyn! Congratulations, Ryan! Ryan's name was selected at random as the winner of this giveaway!

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Monthly Music & More
3:12 pm
Thu November 6, 2014

Winner Announced: WCBE's Monthly Music & More! Delbert McClinton's Annual Cruise Prize Package!

And the winner of the Delbert McClinton cruise is...Brent Pettiford! Congratulations, Brent!

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Membership News
9:13 am
Tue November 4, 2014

Your Donation Can Help WCBE and Central Ohioans in Need of Food This Season

Listeners responded generously during WCBE's Fall fund drive, helping us raise over $195,000! We're $44,919 short of our goal, but there's a way you can help 90.5 FM, an help households have food in their kitchens.

For every donation WCBE is given from now through the end of November, WCBE will give five cans of non-perishable groceries to food pantries in the 90.5 FM listening area.

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VIP Events
5:25 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

VIP Concerts: November & December 2014

Thanks for supporting WCBE at our VIP membership level. The following tickets are available to current VIP members in October!


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Membership News
1:37 pm
Thu October 30, 2014

WCBE seeks a mission-driven Membership Director!

The Membership Director helps listeners understand the importance of becoming donors to keep WCBE on the air.  Reporting directly to the General Manager, the Membership Director shapes, produces, and is responsible for listener-based fundraising – particularly our big Spring and Fall on-air fund drives, including the accompanying direct mail and e-mail campaigns, theme development, premium design and production, staff pitch guidance, and volunteer coordination.  The Membership Director also develops other fundraising efforts; the more creative, the better!

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Membership News
9:57 am
Mon October 27, 2014

The Fall Drive Fell Short, But It's Not Too Late To Give!

We thrive on listener support - your donations help to keep WCBE strong!

From all of us at WCBE: THANK YOU! You donated over $195,000 during our Fall on-air fundraiser. That will go a long way in helping us keep your favorite programs on the air through the spring. And for those of you who didn't have the chance to give, it's not too late to donate!

The drive fell about $69,000 short...so you can still make a difference. Just send a check to:

The WCBE Fund
540 Jack Gibbs Boulevard 
Columbus, OH 43215

Membership News
12:00 am
Fri October 17, 2014

Fall 2014 Fund Drive Sweepstakes: iGo Titan Electric Bicycle

This contest is now closed. Stay tuned to hear the winner of the bike!

We are excited to announce our sweepstakes for a new iGo Titan Model Electric Bicycle, courtesy of Orbit City Bikes! This electric bicycle features dual suspension, front and rear disc brakes, and three modes of direct drive. The light-weight battery will drive this bike approximately 37 miles on each charge. This model is yellow, and you can learn more details about the bicycle specifications here.

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Membership News
11:04 am
Thu October 16, 2014

Fall 2014 T-Shirt Premium ($90.50)

We're going vintage this fall, and we're bringing back one of our listeners' favorite WCBE t-shirts, with a twist!

When you donate at our Signature Level at $90.50, you can receive a red t-shirt with the WCBE "Keep It Local" logo in black print on the front.

Whether you're looking to expand your WCBE t-shirt collection, or simply become a new member - donate today!

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Membership News
12:00 am
Thu October 16, 2014

New Membership Levels for Fall Drive!

This fund drive, we're freshening up our premiums and adding a few new ones too!

Multimedia Sponsorship ($450)
Includes: A business or personal web banner ad displayed at wcbe.org for one month and five on-air announcements.

Personal OR Non-Profit Day Sponsorship ($360)
Includes: Seven on-air announcements on the day of your choice.

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Membership News
12:00 am
Thu October 16, 2014

New Membership Level - WCBE Super VIP

The WCBE Super VIP membership is available for a donation of $270. Read on for more details!


All VIP members receive a “Keep It Local” tee shirt – black print on red tee . Undecided VIPs may choose to redeem their VIP membership at any time during the next year. 

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Membership News
12:19 pm
Mon October 13, 2014

Requesting Phone Volunteers: We Need YOU!

  It’s that time again when we request your wonderful enthusiasm for WCBE’s Fall 2014 Membership Campaign! 

Please take a look at the shift schedule below. The number in parentheses is the number of individuals needed for that specific shift. When submitting your requested dates, please note the following:

1. List your preferred shifts in order of preference.
2. Indicate how many shifts you are willing to work.

Here are the remaining shifts:

Friday 10/17
> 8:30am - 11:30am (2 seats)

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Broadcast Bits
8:24 pm
Thu October 9, 2014

WCBE is Back On Air: Update

WCBE is currently broadcasting with our old analog transmitter while we await repairs on the new digital unit. You may hear a bit of static on the signal.

You can still listen to our broadcast via iTunes Radio, on our website at wcbe.org, and on the NPR News App. Android users can listen via the TuneIn radio app as well. We apologize for the inconvenience, and will update soon. Thanks!

Membership News
6:19 pm
Mon October 6, 2014

Renew Your WCBE Membership And Help Shorten The Fall Drive!

 The WCBE Fall Fund drive is coming soon, and we've got big news: for every $25,000 received on or before October 15th, we will eliminate a day of on-air fundraising at the beginning of the drive! So your donation is key!  

Thanks to listener support, WCBE has been able to provide you with the finest news, information, entertainment, and music available on radio today. Each week, nearly 80,000 prove that when they tune in to 90.5 FM.

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Live Video Concert
12:51 pm
Fri September 26, 2014

Robert Plant Live From the Nonesuch At BAM Festival, Sunday, September 28, at 8:45pm

Robert Plant
Ed Miles/Courtesy of the artist NPR Music

Join NPR Music and WCBE for a live video webcast of Robert Plant and his new band The Sensational Space Shifters, Sunday, September 28, at 8:45pm on wcbe.org! The performance is part of the Nonesuch At BAM festival, from the Gilman Opera House in Brooklyn, New York. The former Led Zeppelin frontman will perform songs from his new albumlullaby and... The Ceaseless Roar, released earlier this month.

Broadcast Bits
8:34 am
Tue September 23, 2014

Echoes Autumnal Equinox, Tuesday Sept. 23rd @ 10pm

Summer is Gone, fall is upon us. Join John Diliberto in the changing of seasons for an Echoes Autumnal Equinox soundscape.  We’ll be hearing music for the passing of summer and sounds celebrating the changing of colors and the coming harvest as we begin our descent into winter. That's coming up on Echoes, Tuesday, September 23rd, starting at 10pm, on 90. FM WCBE.

Monthly Music & More
12:10 am
Tue September 23, 2014

Monthly Music & More: David Gray Prize Giveaway - Winner Announced!

And the lucky winner is...Kevin Legates! Congratulations, Kevin! Stay tuned to 90.5 FM for the next Monthly Music & More Giveaway!

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Missing Persons Alert
9:42 pm
Mon September 22, 2014

Canceled: Endangered Missing Adult Alert Statewide 9/22/14: Cheryl Fisher (Columbus, OH)

This Missing Adult Alert has been canceled.

UPDATE: Ms. Fisher has been located safe by law enforcement.

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Missing Adult Alert
5:21 pm
Tue September 16, 2014

Canceled - Endangered Missing Adult Alert Statewide 9/16/2014: Henry Leftridge (Columbus, OH)

UPDATE: This Missing Adult Alert has been canceled. Mr. Leftridge returned home safe.

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