Your South Georgia Community Connection!
Your South Georgia Community Connection!

Meet Our Staff

Lee Wright Program Director, Announcer, and Account Executive

Lee Wright has spent his entire life in radio and television. Lee began his career in television at WSST-DT 51 and is an Account Executive as well as Program Director. He has brought WSST-DT 51 some of the top syndicated shows on television. He has a top rated local show called “Video Hits” which is aired everyday from 4-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. Lee enjoys being involved in the community. He is married and has 1 child. Contact Lee leewright55@bellsouth.net

Ricky Smarr Chief Engineer, Production Department Manager, Head of Master Control

Rick has worked in radio and started broadcasting in 1979. He became WSST-DT 51 Chief Engineer in 2006 and also assumes the roles of Production Department Manager and Head of Master Control Operations. Rick says he is fortunate to have people like Bill Goodson, John David Simmons, Jack Powers, and Phil Streetman as mentors, past and present, by taking him under their wing and teaching him the workings of the broadcasting industry.  In his spare time, Rick enjoys playing the piano and being part of The Happy Singers. He is a member, deacon & pianist at Grace Baptist Church of Cordele.  Rick is married and has 1 son. Contact Ricky rickysmarr@bellsouth.net

Tamiko Lewis Hardeman Control Room Operations and Production, Executive Producer Mid-Day Show

Tamiko (Miss T) is a creative genius. She tends to see the commercial before she shoots it. She gives our clients the attention to detail they deserve and expect. She is an infectiously happy person and just like a disease you will be happy too after talking with her. Many of our staff will make sure we talk to Miss T before going out into the field. Miss-T is married and is the proud mother of two children. She states "I love my job and the people I meet!" Contact Tamiko rickysmarr@bellsouth.net

Barbara Dennis Office Manger / Traffic Control Manager

Barbara Dennis has been employed WSST-DT 51 since 1994.  She started as a master control operator/clerical.  In 2001, she was promoted to Office Manager and in 2006, she became Traffic Manager.  Barbara’s job includes program logs, recordings and the general day to day office activities of our very busy station.  A little known fact about her: Barbara and her husband are devoted to feeding needy families during the holiday seasons with their food drives. Barbara is married to Johnny Dennis and they have 2 children and one grandson.   If you would like a disc of the many events we cover contact Barbara @ bdenniswsst@bellsouth.net

 

Jimmy Holloway Account Executive, Video Specialist

Jimmy started out in the education business as an elementary school teacher. Once he realized he wanted to head in a different direction, he started working part time for WSST-DT 51 and the “TV Bug” hit him. Jimmy has positioned himself as one of WSST-DT 51's top Account Executives. He is a professional at filming and tends to find breaking news at his finger tips. A little known fact about Jimmy: he loves doing magic tricks and is a huge Minnesota Viking fan. Jimmy is married and has 3 children. Contact Jimmy jhollowaywsst51@att.net

WSST Business Hours

Mon-Fri :

09:00 am - 01:00 pm

02:00 pm - 05:00 pm

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