Quirky Montgomery Morning Show Still Going Strong

By Andrew Gauthier 

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As the daily grind begins you reach for your TV remote to check in on the events that took place while your head was ensconced in your pillow.

After catching up with the news, you get a little bored and flip through the channels. “Turn your television set down!” says the irritated man at the desk. “What on earth have I found?” you say. “And why is this guy so annoyed?”

For seventeen years, Joe Hagler, the man at the aforementioned desk, has alternately engendered feelings of love, anger, provocation, and sympathy. Ever the hamming provocateur, he is the host of “Good Morning Montgomery.”

The local television call-in talk show has aired for 17 years and can be seen weekdays from 5:30 AM until 7:00 AM on WNCF, an ABC affiliate station in Montgomery, Alabama. More…