August 5, 1944 |
Shelby, North Carolina, U.S.
Doug Limerick is an American radio personality. He has been a news correspondent for ABC Radio Networks since 1982. In March 2009, he was chosen as a possible successor to Paul Harvey on the radio show The Rest of the Story. Mike Huckabee replaced Limerick after two weeks.
His broadcast career included stations in Monroe, Columbia and Charlotte, North Carolina in the Carolinas. His big break came at WKIX in Raleigh, where he was morning news editor. He was also morning news editor and anchor at WHDH in Boston, Massachusetts during the 1970s.
Limerick joined ABC Radio Networks in 1982. He announced his retirement from broadcasting on December 7, 2015.
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