WSLM Radio will host its fifth annual McCoach Night at the Salem McDonald’s on Wednesday, Aug. 13, at 7 p.m.

The program will feature interviews from coaches and players from Salem, Eastern and West Washington high school football teams.


The public is invited to come out and support their teams, meet the coach’s and visit with players and cheerleaders.

WSLM will be on hand to sign up football fans to win a pair of Indiana University football tickets.

WSLM will air the program on WSLM 97.9 FM and WSLM 1220 AM and be streaming the program live from

Coach’s Corner will be broadcast live from McDonald’s each Wednesday  night at 7 p.m. on both WSLM stations during football season and will talkl with coach’s and players to analyze the previous week’s contest and look ahead at the next game on each team’s roster.

Mark Abbott, WSLM sports director, will be the host of the program.

Fans of all three county teams are encouraged to come out to each broadcast.

WSLM Station owner Rebecca White said she was excited about the line-up of sports on her stations this season.

“We are back for our second year as the Louisville affiliate for the Indianapolis Colts and have signed a multi-year contract to be the exclusive Kentuckiana IU Sports station,” she said. “We will also continue to bring Purdue Sports. We are in our second season of reporting on the Kentucky Fantasy Football State Championship, the largest live draft outside of Las Vegas.”

White noted she has added additional programming for sports fans — a nightly broadcast of BIG TEN LIVE from Fox Sports, the weekly BIG TEN FOOTBALL report as well as NFL LIVE.

“And we have Indiana Sports Talk that will air on Friday and Saturday’s from 9:30p to Midnight,” White said. “And we still have plenty of NASCAR and Reds baseball left to round out the fall season of sports here on WSLM.”