Slats 5:30am To 10:00am

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Tim Slats is a 29 year veteran of the radio industry who began his 9th year on the Cleveland airwaves when he returned to the Cleveland market following a six year stint in the Orlando, Florida. Slats had previously served at CBS Radio Cleveland as afternoon drive host on 92.3 Xtreme radio and also spent 5½ years at crosstown rival WMMS.

An avid sports fan, he previously bowled professionally at Buckeye Lanes in North Olmsted and is a fanatical golfer who will play in temperatures as low as 40 degrees. In addition, he loves NASCAR as well as college and professional football.

Slats is also a huge animal lover and a champion of animal adoption and rescue. His dog Sammy who recently turned 7 years old resides with Tim in Avon, Ohio after living in cage #24 at the Cuyahoga County animal shelter.

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No Nude Selfies With Resume, Please! (WNCX Morning Show)

Bill Louis, in for Slats, has the story of a man who was maybe a little too proactive about getting a job. A nude selfie to HR is not a great reference.

19 hours ago

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Binge Watching… It Can Kill Ya! (WNCX Morning Show)

Think plunking down on the couch to watch a season’s worth of Breaking Bad can’t hurt you? Bill Louis is in for Slats and he has the grim truth about binge watching!

19 hours ago

Browns quarteracks coach Kevin O’Connell and quarterback Johnny Manziel during Monday’s practice. Manziel did not throw to rest his sore right elbow. / (Photo by Daryl Ruiter CBS Cleveland)

Johnny’s Elbow Still Sore And Tribe Falls in 10 (WNCX Morning Show)

Bill Louis and Jeff Thomas wrap up the latest in Cleveland sports, which basically boils down to Johnny Manziel’s elbow and the Indians fighting to be the best of the worst (wild card).

20 hours ago

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A Whole “Lotto” Love For Newly-Weds (WNCX Morning Show)

Bill Louis is filling in for Slats. He has the story of a newly-wed couple who hit it big at love and in the lottery.

09/01/2015

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These Cops Ain’t Worth Their Salt (WNCX Morning Show)

Bill Louis is in for Slats. He tells the tale of a man busted for meth possession. However, the cops involved may want to take their drug identification course again.

09/01/2015

TORONTO, CANADA - AUGUST 31: Ryan Raburn #9 of the Cleveland Indians is congratulated by teammates in the dugout after driving in a run and scoring a run in the seventh inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on August 31, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Tribe Wins 6th Straight, But How? (WNCX Morning Show)

Slats is off (but you knew that), so Bill Louis joined 92.3 the Fan’s Jeff Thomas to discuss the surging Indians and their young cast of… well, castoffs.

09/01/2015

Browns general manager Ray Farmer spoke with reporters Friday following day 2 of Training Camp. / (Photo by Daryl Ruiter CBS Cleveland)

1st Wave Of NFL Cuts Due Tuesday

Teams have to be at 75 players by 4 pm Tuesday. Browns have already started cutting players a day early.

08/31/2015

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Cop’s Dirty Talk Recorded In Voicemail (WNCX Morning Show)

Slats tells of  cop who left a reporter a voicemail message… and then some. Here’s a tip; make sure to completely hang up with a woman before you begin discussing her body.

08/31/2015

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Turning $20 Into A Jackpot (WNCX Morning Show)

Slats has the story of a California man who lucked out and found $20. Then he got REALLY lucky, using his newly found loot to bag an even bigger prize.

08/31/2015

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Slats Gets No Love From Horse Racing Gods (WNCX Morning Show)

While sports guy Jeff Thomas had a nice weekend catching up with his daughter at the University of Akron and watching her first marching band show, Slats was wondering why the horse racing gods suddenly […]

08/31/2015