Meet The Staff


J. Ardell Sink (in memory)

James Ardell Sink, age 85, of Burnsville, passed away on Sunday, August 29th, 2021 (Read more here) J. Ardell is C. E.O. of Mark Media Radio Stations. He graduated “magna cum laude” from High Point University with...Read More

Remelle Sink

Remelle is C.F.O. of the Mark Media Group and President of Mountain Valley Media, inc. As part owner of the stations, she over sees the accounting, administrative and FCC matters and is a key member of the...Read More

Michael A. Sink

Michael is the Company President. He is also the one you wake up listening to on WKYK. He is the General Manager for both radio stations and also the Chief Engineer and Webmaster.  Mike is one of...Read More

Holly Sink Hall

Holly oversees the traffic (scheduling of programs and commercials), accounting, and website departments and is the Sales and Marketing Manager for both stations....Read More

Dennis Renfro

Dennis started working part-time at WKYK in 1987. In 2002 he joined the stations on a full time basis. It’s Dennis that you will hear in the middle of the day during the noon hour and again...Read More

Bruce Ikard

Bruce’s first morning show on WTOE was in July of 1978. He left the air in 1997 and tried a number of other career endeavors including some radio work in Marion, NC. He returned to his first...Read More

Nikki Presnell

Nikki has been working at WKYK and WTOE since 2009. She works with local businesses planning their advertising. She lives in the Newdale area with her husband Brian. They have three children, three dogs, and a cat....Read More

Darrell Burleson

Darrell started work part time at WTOE in 1972.  He worked full time for 30 years at UNC-TV. He continues to do part time engineering for WTOE and WKYK. He also does other free lance engineering and...Read More

Bobby Proffitt

Bobby began at WKYK in 1991.  He started out by helping his son Charlie during the Ed Ball Gospel Sing request show on Sundays. His job was to answer the phones and take the requests. Later he...Read More

Ricky Duncan

Ricky Duncan has been doing play-by-play of Mitchell Mountaineer Sports on WTOE for many years. His full-time job is a driver with Mitchell Transportation but on Sundays he takes care of announcing the gospel programming on WTOE....Read More

Sarah Colley Jones

Sarah first made radio broadcasting’s acquaintance when she was a County Extension Agent in Texas, and produced regular informational broadcasts. During her first year as an Extension Agent, a special broadcast of hers earned a National Award...Read More

David Biddix

David Biddix has recently returned to his roots at WKYK/WTOE. He worked at WTOE in high school and later served as an air personality, news director, and program director of WTOE. He left broadcasting in 1993 for...Read More