Kenny Beasley has been a part of WWKI nearly his entire adult life. He started his career with WWKI, and along the way, he’s made stops at WFMS and the former i94 (WRWM) in Indianapolis. However, KI will always be home.
Kenny says there are two things that he loves about still being a part of WWKI – the station’s award-winning severe weather coverage and the tradition of We Care.
When he’s not on the air or working behind the scenes, Kenny’s a husband and a father who loves everything music and entertainment – and the occasional “dad joke”. (Seriously, ask his family. They roll their eyes several times a day.)
Thanksgiving might have looked different for many this year – including college students, who often struggle with food insecurity. Faculty from Indiana University Kokomo’s School of Nursing recognized this and helped out 49 students and their families with Thanksgiving meals.
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A grandfather’s touching note has gone viral – and offers a great reminder for us all to cherish time with our kids and grandkids.
My grandad left an old bucket of balls at the batting cages we used to go to with this note on them…. I’m not crying, you’re crying pic.twitter.com/zlQFwNq1R2
— Ethan Anderson (@TheBigE_21) September 28, 2020
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An 89-year-old man who became TikTok famous for delivering pizza received a generous tip from the online community.
89-year old Derlin Newey is a pizza delivery man who received a surprise delivery of his own today. A couple who got to know him from his pizza deliveries raised $12,000 to help him out. He had no idea. The full story runs tonight on @KSL5TV at 6. #ksltv #goodnews pic.twitter.com/Z83K5LTKPh
— Alex Cabrero (@KSL_AlexCabrero) September 22, 2020
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