Doc Thompson exits, WRVA to replace afternoon host

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – Newstalk radio station WRVA-1140AM announced Monday morning that afternoon talk show host Doc Thompson had left the station.
A post on the WRVA Facebook page read, “There are changes coming to our afternoon show on WRVA. Doc Thompson has decided not to return to his afternoon show.┬áThat choice was Doc’s and even though we’re sad he is not returning we respect his decision.”
Confirmation from WRVA Monday morning came two days after a post appeared on Thompson’s Facebook page that read, “I am no longer hosting my Richmond show.
In the world of radio broadcasting… sometimes these things just happen. As I said earlier in the week it will all work out for the best and I am blessed.”
Thompson also hosted a radio show in Ohio. He was recently fired from that job according to a report on
Both WRVA and WLW in Ohio are owned by Clear Channel Communications.
WRVA announced on Facebook it would “be involving its listeners in the search for his [Doc Thompson] successor.”

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