Gary LaPierre Wraps Up 42 Years At WBZ

Paul B Currier
Sun Dec 31 11:20:29 EST 2006

I also recall Gary filling in for Paul Harvey NEWS!  at noon some time ago.
Pretty good recognition for a Mass. country boy.

Paul Cape Cod

----- Original Message -----
From: "Bill O'Neill" <>
To: "Scott Fybush" <>
Cc: "Boston Radio" <>
Sent: Sunday, December 31, 2006 9:47 AM
Subject: Re: Gary LaPierre Wraps Up 42 Years At WBZ

> Scott Fybush wrote:
> > I'm pretty sure we haven't heard the last from "the boy from Shelburne
> > Falls" just yet...
> >
> > s
> >
> I have no doubt that Scott, Donna, and others here with their keen sense
> of history will deliver some great material on Gary LaPierre in the
> weeks and months ahead. Certainly no look back to Boston radio history
> will be complete without a look at LaPierre's impact.
> I was also impressed with Gary's work on the TV side. I recall him being
> a frequent noon anchor and he did quite well.   I wonder if the Archives
> here could find space for a classic rendition of LaPierre reciting
> no-school announcements at Warp-4 (unretouched audio, of course!)
> Happy New Year to all-a-yiz in BRI land.
> Bill O'Neill
> I just looked back to the archives and it looks like I've transited the
> ten year mark here. Pass the Postum [cough].

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