Burl and Shirley Updyke - WRGN Founders
Burl and Shirley Updyke founded WRGN Radio in 1984. With the desire to use "the miracle of radio" burning in their hearts, they invested 27 years of their lives into the growth of WRGN. Burl served as General Manager and Chief Engineer. Shirley served as Program Director. They were the team that was the face of WRGN for almost three decades. Currently, they are using their musical talents as Ambassadors at Large for WRGN, with a unique musical experience featuring voice and accordion. If you would like to have the Updykes visit your church or event, please call WRGN at 1-800-245-3688, or click "Contact Us" above.