Program Director

This Pittsburgh native first came to Corpus Christi in 1976 while serving in the U.S. Navy. Chuck worked in Corpus Christi radio in the early 80’s before moving to stations in San Antonio, Akron, Cleveland and Pittsburgh. He returned to Corpus Christi in 1996 and is glad to be back in the Coastal Bend. Besides being one of our top On-Air talents, Chuck is KFTX’s Program Director. His “Morning Radio Broadcast” is peppered with wit and local perspectives as well as information you can use as you go about your workday. He enjoys playing the music he loves – REAL COUNTRY!




This  week on the Mystery Oldie win the Carrie Underwood "Decade 1" CD +2 Whataburger coupons!






 Win "Holiday Hangover" tix all this week for the concert at Concrete St. Dec 26!    

 Brewster St. Icehouse tickets this week for Robert Earle Keene..and a nice stocking stuffer Huricane Alley tix for a 2015 visit!












Below you'll see Chuck Abel with a few of the country artists he's had the pleasure of meeting over the years; Miranda Lambert, Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood & Texas Country favorites The Randy Rogers Band!


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