Heroes

WYRK is proud of this country, and the soldiers who have earned our freedom and those who fight to preserve it. We ask listeners to nominate a soldier to become one of our weekly “Hometown Heroes.” Each Friday a new Hometown Hero is chosen. The selected Hometown Hero is featured right here on WYRK.com, thanked for their service on the air and the first song on Noon Tunes is dedicated to them.

Mike Enders Is Our Hometown Hero Of The Week!
It’s time once again for this week’s Hometown Hero.  It’s brought to you by Keller Chevrolet and Batavia Downs Gaming.  He is originally from Lancaster, NY.  This week’s Hometown Hero is Marine private first class Mike En…
Nathan Karp – Our Hometown Hero Of The Week
This week’s Hometown Hero is brought to you by Keller Chevrolet and Batavia Downs Gaming.  He is originally from Holland, NY.  This week’s Hometown Hero serves in the United States Air Force.  His name is Nathan Karp.
SSG Shawn Scanlon Is This Week’s Hometown Hero
It’s time for this week’s Hometown Hero, brought to you by Keller Chevrolet and Batavia Downs Gaming.  This week’s Hometown Hero is originally from West Seneca, NY.  It’s US Army National Guard Staff Sergeant Shawn Scanlo…
Francesco Torcasio III Is This Week’s Hometown Hero!
Every week, we like to say thanks to the service men and women who are bravely fighting for our country to keep us safe. This week's nomination came from one soldier's daughter who very obviously misses her dad but understands the importance of his job. This week's Hometown Hero is Se…

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