Don Batting

Don Batting, a news reporter for WBZ Radio, Boston, for 30 years, began his radio career in Rutland, VT after graduating from the Leland Powers School of Voice and Theater. He was drafted in l952 and spent two years in the US Army Signal Corps in Germany. Upon returning to the US, he earned a BA Degree from Boston University’s School of Public Communication. From there, he worked in radio stations in Putnam, CT; Alliance, OH; Providence, RI; Norfolk, VA; Providence again; and finally to WBZ in l965.