Donn on the air April 2015
Donn Emis returned to KMZU/KAOL in March of 2010 as Sports Director and came to Carrollton in part to spearhead the process of launching 1430 Sports KAOL as an all-sports station.With KAOL up and running Donn moved into an afternoon role on KMZU for several years. In 2013 he returned to mornings, a gig he had held on The Farm from 1988-1994. Donn keeps you company weekdays from 6 until 10 a.m. Donn is glad to be back in the area where he grew up (Corder, MO and a Higginsville High School graduate)…after being in Northwest Arkansas since 1998. Donn has been married to Judy (for 38 years) and has 3 daughters (Krista, Erin and Moriah) and one granddaughter (Jadyn). His parents (Glenn and Dorothy Emis) still live in Corder.
KMZU “MORNING CHALLENGE”
(“Famous Cowboy” Week)
This cowboy sang with the Sons Of The Pioneers and his real first name is Leonard. Name him.
(Roy Rogers-Leonard Slye. Horse’s name was Trigger)
The most unique thing about this cowboy was his rifle. A modified Winchester Model 1892 rifle with a large ring lever. Name the cowboy.
(Lucas McCain-The Rifleman-Chuck Connors. Horse’s name was Razor)
This cowboy’s nickname came along after being injured in a shootout. Name the cowboy.
(Hopalong Cassidy-William Boyd. Horse’s name was Topper)