Start your day with the
#1 Drive Time Morning Show

Hosted by Frank Truatt

Frank with daily co-hosts Taylor, Jim LaPlante, also our NASCAR and our OCFS reporter, Neil Sinclair and Monday’s co-host, The Donna Kessler who writes the column, MY RIDE!  Get your day started every Monday through Friday with author, athlete and celebrity interviews, news, sports, weather and local politics. There’s always the “Lost Classic” of the day, in-studio guests and a look at the days’ famous and not-so-famous birthdays. At 8:05 AM “OUR TOWN” features interviews with your local leaders and business owners. Of course, there’s always plenty of humor! Every day features an extra-special co-host. Come along for the ride!

Tune in every Monday evening at 6pm as FST hosts ROCK-O-LLECTIONS, your favorites and his favorites of the best decade for music, the 1970’s! Call in to request a song and dedicate to someone special in your life.



Taylor Sterling – Station Manager

Taylor co-hosts Monday through Friday with Frank

Host of  THE TAYLORED WORD – Fridays at 10am

As a former investigative reporter, Taylor digs deep inside of her eclectic interviews, evoking insightful and informative conversation, covering a multitude of issues and topics. Taylor interviews everyone from celebrities, athletes, authors, groundbreakers, whistleblowers, people who make a difference and of course all about animals. Taylor’s bestseller, “I Love you Goodbye, How to Rid Your Life of Toxic Relatives and Friends Without Using Harmful Pesticides,” is a humorous self-help book, which has sold out a record 20 times.“This is the ultimate “comfort food” self-help book that only packs on pounds of positivity and passion.” Taylor proudly sits on the Board of Zylofone, a unique organization that offers theater arts programs for children and adults with special needs, i.e., Autism, etc. and typical children. Taylor also works with the Warwick Humane Society and ADI, Animal Defenders International. Be sure to check out Lion Ark, a video that will change your life. Her tag….”Do a random act of kindness, it’s good for your heart and great for your soul.

taylor sterling website

Zach Kruk

Zach is the WTBQ Sports Director for the “The Frank Truatt Morning Show“. You can also join Zach every Tuesday at 10am when he hosts SPEAK UP.


Jim LaPlante

Donna Kessler & Jim LaPlante – Monday Co-Hosts

About Donna Kessler

Donna Kessler has been writing a car and motorcycle feature called “My Ride” for the Times Herald-Record in Middletown, N.Y., ( for the past 12 years.

She has loved cars and motorcycles all her life. While in high school she met her future husband, Jay. He loved hot rods and she loved riding in them, the perfect pair. She has one daughter, Megan, who is now 28, who shares the same love for cars and motorcycles that her parent have. Jay and Donna own a 1966 Nova, a 2005 Jaguar X-Type, a 2001 Harley-Davidson Heritage, a 1994 Harley-Davidson Road King, a 2003 Iron Horse Texas Chopper (Elvis Tribute bike) and a 1996 custom built Bobber (rigid). In her book, you can never have too many “toys.” Over the years of writing “My Ride,” She has met so many famous people and local folks with some of the best vehicles around and with some fascinating stories to tell; Donna publishes all the car and bike shows and articles on anything that has wheels, on Facebook at MY RIDE of the Hudson Valley. There is also a Pocono My Ride that is published in the Pocono Record every Sunday. She can be reached at 845-346-3164 or email

About Jim LaPlante

Jim LaPlante is a co-host on Mondays to cover the weekend races as our NASCAR Reporter and for Orange County Fair Speedway and he is an all around great guy- He and his wife Janet live locally and are both people you would be fortunate to call FRIEND!


Paul Nebrasky

Paul Nebrasky – Tuesday Co-Host

Paul Nebrasky of Nebrasky Plumbing, Heating & Cooling, Inc. has been serving customers for 32 years. Locally, his company has been named Best in Plumbing and HVAC for seven consecutive years. He lives with his wife Ilene.  They have been married for 29 years with two grown daughters and a son in college. He enjoys fishing and spending time with his family including their 3 dogs.


Neil Sinclair – Wednesday Co-Host

The Wednesday morning co-host of The Frank Truatt Morning Show, and the Warwick Valley Rotary Club President, for the 3rd time (a charm)

Jim LaPlante

Jim LaPlante – Friday Co-Host

Jim LaPlante is a co-host on Fridays to cover the weekend races as our NASCAR Reporter and for Orange County Fair Speedway and he is an all around great guy- He and his wife Janet live locally and are both people you would be fortunate to call FRIEND!


2 Second Song Contests


You are eligible to win every 60 days and only one win per family within each 60 day period. Have a chance to win tickets to your favorite show, NASCAR race or tickets to the Orange County Fair Speedway and much more. 


Tune into the morning show in the 8AM hour to play the 2 second song contest. Call in with the right name of the group or singer and name of the song first!


Monthly Guest Speakers

 8:05am – Monday to Friday during the #1 Drive Time Show  “The Frank Truatt Morning Show

OUR TOWN Calendar March 2021-1

This Day in History

We discuss todays date and all events of note that happened in history.

Celebrity Birthdays

We talk about what celebrities were born on this date.

*Contestants can only win once within 60 days.

Have a song Request or Questions call into the show @ 845-651-1110

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