Wishes Can Happen Broadcast

Wishes Can Happen grants the wishes of local children – ages 3 through 21 – with life threatening medical conditions. Each wish has a life changing impact for everyone involved! Over the last ten years — because of your generosity —…

Balloon Fest Media Flight 2017

It doesn't happen too often, but once-in-a-year-or-5, the Pro Football Hall of Fame Media Flight Takes Off.  Gary's flight took off on Friday morning, July 28th, 2107 https://www.facebook.com/1480whbc/videos/1580633178674191/ &nb…

Gary Rivers at 2017 Balloon Festival

Gary was invited to emcee the stage at the 2017 Pro Football Hall of Fame Balloon Festival & Fireworks.  Here are some random photos from the event

Gary at Massillon Summer Concert Series 2017

Gary is the emcee of the Massillon Summer concert Series which is held each summer in downtown Massillon.  For 8-10 weeks each summer there are free live concerts
Gary Rivers Bird Feeder

Gary Rivers at KSU-Stark Earth Day Event

WHBC's Gary Rivers and family joined several hundred others to enjoy the pleasant Spring weather on Sunday afternoon to attend Kent State University-Stark's annual Earth Day Celebration.

Gary Rivers at the Jackson-Belden Music Fest 2016

Gary was invited to emcee Saturday evening at the 2016 Jackson-Belden Music Fest.  Here's a few memories. A few photo memories of the 2016 Jackson-Belden Music Fest "Gary emceeing Saturday evening 07.30.16" From 2016 Jackson Belden…

Gary at the Hot Air Balloon Launch

The Setup:   What Happened PHOTO ALBUM A few selected photos of the event --- A lot of fun.  But no liftoff.

Gary at the RNC

Yes, Gary joined Pam Cook and the rest of the WHBC crew at the Republican National Convention in 2016 There were plenty of interviews and protests....

Gary Rivers Wins the 2015 Celebrity Harness Race

WHBC's Gary Rivers got the big win at the Stark County Fairgrounds on Wednesday, September 2, 2015----- by taking the Celebrity Harness Race --- against some tough competition in Ike, from Mix 941. and WHBC's afternoon drive personality, Kenny…

Pet Palooza

Saturday, August 22, 2015 -- it was Pet Palooza, an entire day devoted to pets!   Gary Rivers was on hand for the pet-perfect event packed with exhibits and demonstrations featuring PMI Nutrition Exclusive, Stark County K-9 Unit, Akron Zoo,…

Hall of Fame Timken Grand Parade 2015

The biggest parade in Ohio --- Dozens of Pro Football Hall of Fame greats from Jerome Bettis to Bob Griese!  Plus plenty of floats, festival queens and marching bands! Gary Rivers called the parade on August 8, 2015 from 8am until 10am that…