86. WROD-Radio's Tracy Dillon shines morning spotlight on food drive

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WROD on-air personality Tracy Dillon / Headline Surfer®Photo for Headline Surfer® / On-air personality Tracy Dillion brings sunshine to WROD, Daytona's oldest radio station, which celebrated 66 years of onthe-air play in November.

DAYTONA BEACH -- The Friday morniong afet Thanksgiving WROD morning cruise host Tracy Dillon broadcasted live at Bellair Lanes, 2575 N. Atlantic Avenue, to strike out hunger.

Listeners were asked to bring a canned good or non-perishable item to be donated to Second Harvest Food Bank.

Dillon also was celebrating the 66th anniversary of WROD-FM 104.7 dubbed "Hot Rod Radio," throughout the month of November.

It is the oldest surviving Daytona Beach radio station, first launched in 1947, and featuring classics like "The Bob Hope Show" and  "The Firestone Hour."

Dillon also was celebrating the 66th anniversary of WROD-FM 104.7 dubbed "Hot Rod Radio," throughout the month of November. It is the oldest surviving Daytona Beach radio station, first launched in 1947, and featuring classics like "The Bob Hope Show" and  "The Firestone Hour."

The Dillon food drive spotlight comes in at No. 86 on the Headline Surfer® countdown of the Top 100 Stories of 201`3.

WROD, simulcast at 1340-AM and streaming online at www.WRODRadio.com, remains the only radio station accessible to Daytona Beach listeners to hear the best music mix from the '50s, '60s and '70s.

WROD is the official radio station of the Halifax Harbor Marina, and The Casements Centennial Celebration. It is is located at 100 Marina Point Drive, Daytona Beach. The phone number is 386-253-0000.

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