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WGAC was launchpad for many country, bluegrass artists in area

...airwaves, but that's what happened when WGAC-AM (580) went on the air 65 years ago...simultaneously by the two stations shortly after WGAC took the air with its first regularly scheduled...Augusta Chronicle reported the next day. WGAC officially went on the air at 5 p.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/01/rho_27870.shtml
Ramblin' Rhodes
WGAC reporter is found dead in home

A reporter for WGAC radio was found dead at his Augusta residence...and other events and breaking news for WGAC 580 News, was found dead at about 11 a...got their beat," said Austin Rhodes, a WGAC radio talk show host who had worked with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/07/met_1092.shtml
Metro | Augusta-Richmond County Commission
Austin Rhodes wins Rotary journalism honor

...Award to Austin Rhodes, an afternoon radio talk-show host on WGAC.The club has presented the award annually since 1979 to honor...1950s, '60s and '70s.In accepting the award, Rhodes thanked WGAC management, his co-workers and many colleagues in attendance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-24/austin-rhodes-wins-rotary-jo
Rants & Raves

Comments from readers:HAS THERE EVER been a radio station with announcers with a more limited vocabulary than WGAC? Austin Rhodes, Harley Drew and Ashley Brown are unbelievable. On March 6, Austin used the words "incredible" and "incredibly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-21/rants-raves
Augusta teen charged after radio host threatened

...charged Monday with threatening a talk radio show host.The 16-year-old was charged with making terroristic threats against WGAC host Austin Rhodes, according to Columbia County sheriff's Capt. Steve Morris.Rhodes called authorities about 11 p.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-08/augusta-teen-charged-a
Power Poll

...The area's top 10 football teams as voted on by members of The Augusta Chronicle sports department, WJBF-TV, WRDW-TV, WGAC and other area media. A first-place vote is worth 10 points; a 10th-place vote is worth one point. First-place votes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2013-11-11/power-poll
North Augusta tops latest power poll

...The area's top 10 football teams as voted on by members of The Augusta Chronicle sports department, WJBF-TV, WRDW-TV, WGAC and other area media. A first-place vote is worth 10 points; a 10th-place vote is worth one point. First-place votes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2013-09-30/north-augusta-tops-la
North Augusta remains atop area Power Poll

...The area's top 10 football teams as voted on by members of The Augusta Chronicle sports department, WJBF-TV, WRDW-TV, WGAC and other area media. A first-place vote is worth 10 points; a 10th-place vote is worth one point. First-place votes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/high-school/2013-10-07/north-augusta-remains
WGAC-Beasley Broadcasting - 222 Old Sudlow Lake Rd North Augusta SC 29841 - Local Search - Augusta,
222 Old Sudlow Lake Rd, North Augusta SC
(803) 593-6030
http://local.augusta.com/b19285429/WGAC%2DBeasley%2DBroadcasting
WGAC News Tip Hotline - 4051 Jimmie Dyess Pkwy GA 30909 - Local Search - Augusta, GA Local
4051 Jimmie Dyess Pkwy, GA
(706) 922-6397
http://local.augusta.com/b19041990/WGAC%2DNews%2DTip%2DHotline