Honoring Stan Robinson
1931 – 2015
In memory of our friend Stan Robinson who passed away on January 28, 2015.
See the Lancaster Eagle Gazette for a news article recapping Stan’s career.
Stan joined the Refreshing 90.9 fm team as host of “Midday with Stan” on September 20, 2011. He had 66 years in radio and television. His career began in radio at the age of 18, where his voice introduced him to a career spanning six decades, interviewing famous individuals, including: Ronald Reagan, Phyllis Diller and Neil Armstrong.
Stan worked ten years was a weatherman for WLW-C (now WCMH NBC4) television news team in Columbus, alongside sportscaster, Jimmy Crum, and news anchor, Hugh DeMoss. Following a stint in radio in Lancaster, OH, Stan worked for 12 years as host of “Town & Country with Stan Robinson” through Innerphase Video Productions.
Among his many contributions to the field of broadcasting, Robinson was inducted into the Ohio Associated Press Broadcasters Hall of Fame in 2011. In April 2012, his career was highlighted in Reminisce Magazine.
Listen to a tribute show with WFCO President Steve Rauch and Bob Competti of Innerphase Video Productions
Listen to a tribute show with WFCO President Steve Rauch and Greg Eyerman, a former radio co-worker.
Listen to Stan’s final show from January 6th, 2015 with Lancaster-Fairfield Chamber of Commerce President Travis Markwood.
Listen to Stan’s 65th Broadcasting Anniversary show on Community Accent – January 15, 2014.