Battle Creek radio

8:30 pm
Tue January 29, 2013

WBCK's Tom McHale remembered as "old time journalist"

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McHale stared working at WBCK in Battle Creek in 1961. His final broadcast was in 2001.
A voice familiar to many in Battle Creek is now quiet. Thomas McHale, retired journalist and announcer for local radio station WBCK, died Monday. He was 85. According to an obituary posted by Richard A. Henry Funeral Home, McHale was originally from New Orleans and attended the School of Drama and Radio in Cincinnati and Xavier University.