Indian programming that had been on WHSR moved to WHSR's sister station WWNN. Vincent Caruso We don't want Lesly Jacques on the radio. With 24 hour programing focused on empowering and educating our south Florida Haitian American community, you will come to hear everything from relationship advice, … "The way he talk, he try to hold Haitians down. Jacques doesn't own WHSR. The companies and people profiled on Corporation Wiki are displayed for research purposes only and do not imply an endorsement from or for the profiled companies and people. People are getting very angry.". Before going on air, Wellington Shilling and Charles Johnson had sold their stakes to Arthur Harre and Leonard Versluis; within a year, the station had been acquired by the Franklin Broadcasting Company, which owned it until selling to Sunrise Broadcasting Company in 1965. Already a user? I am here to report that when the count is finished, we believe we will be the winners. Il existe une très grande différence entre une station de radio 24/24 que nous sommes et un animateur d\'émission. WHSR 980 is a broadcast radio station in Pompano Beach, Florida, United States, playing Talk, Education and Entertainment programs in Haitian Creole, English, and Hindustani languages. WHSR 980 is a broadcast Radio station from Pompano Beach, Florida, United States, Provides Evangelical, Christian, Religious and Gospel programs. Others Named Lesly Jacques. FL. Currently the founder/director of Radio Haiti Amerique Internationale WHSR 980am in Boca Raton FL. Staff Writer Mitch Lipka contributed to this report. The Registered Agent on file for this company is Jacques Lesly and is located at 3798 N.W. "When it becomes personal, I cannot have that," Jacques said.  Haitian programming that had been on WHSR moved to another Haitian station in South Florida, WSRF (1580 AM). Leslie Jacques. However, the choice of August 16 turned out to be a poor one to debut a new format: the station planned to be off the air, but instead it had to run hourly updates with Tropical Storm Dennis heading for the state. 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Most of WHSR's airtime was brokered to Lesly Jacques, a former Radio Métropole sports commentator who paid $600,000 a year in 1999 for 22 hours a day of airtime, operating as Radio Haiti Amérique Internationale and selling most of it to other programmers and using the rest for his own shows. Hosts: Carlo Santarossa, Mario Congi, Bob Morency, Karen Ruggiere, Geoff Fisher, Balo Sugrim, Peter Ganesh, Geet Angeli, Pompano Beach - An error happened posting the comment, sorry! Hosts: Carlo Santarossa, Mario Congi, Bob Morency, Karen Ruggiere, Geoff Fisher, Balo Sugrim, Peter Ganesh, Geet Angeli. Listen live WSRF 1580 AM radio with Onlineradiobox.com Authorization is only required to store your personal settings. "Lesly is not Lavalas, he can't stand Aristide, and he perhaps doesn't like people to talk positive about Aristide on his radio because then you're against Lesly. About Lesly Jacques. Photos +14. password ? All Trademarks and Copyrights are owned by their respective companies and/or entities. Login here. It can be temporarily disabled by clicking the "shield" icon in the address bar. , In 1987, Sunrise sold WWHR to 777 Communications, Limited Partnership, for $1.4 million. Stream live CNN, FOX News Radio, and MSNBC. Stream Radio Haiti Amerique International free online.  As a result of the sale, both stations signed off at midnight on December 1, 2019. No places to show. It's FREE!  WPIP rebranded the next year as WBSS, for "boss", to complement the new format. United States ", She added: "Politics is dividing us, and animosity is growing. Jacques, who supported Aristide during his first presidency, is offended by such notions. With more than 40 years of radio and TV hosting, Lesly Jacques is surely a household name within the Haitian community. Lesly Jacques (L.J.) But that was then -- back when Jacques first started brokering the station's daily programming four years ago this May. Laventure and Jacques and their supporters agree the tone of WHSR's voice changed after the Nov. 26 presidential election in Haiti, which Bertrand Aristide and his Lavalas Party won in a bitter contest. The company's filing status is listed as Inactive and its File Number is P95000079756. Florida,  The new ownership, headlined by West Palm Beach advertising agency owner Dudley Baker and with Joe Nuckols as general manager, changed the call letters to WWNN and relaunched the station on August 2 as the "Winner's News Network", featuring motivational programming. Click “Don’t run on pages on this domain.” OR “Enabled on this site.”. "It's a power struggle," said Daniella Henry, executive director of the Haitian American Community Council in Delray Beach, and the godmother of Palm Beach County's Haitian community. Laventure did two four-hour shows in pre-dawn time slots on Thursdays and Saturdays. -----  Goldsmith retained the motivational format in morning and afternoon drive, but much of WWNN's other programming became health talk. Marian Dozier can be reached at email@example.com or 561-243-6643. View Lesly Jacques's profile for company associations, background information, and partnerships. Self-Employed. Not a registered user of Streema yet? After a long night of counting, it’s clear that we’re winning enough states to reach 270 electoral votes needed to win the presidency. Current City and Hometown. A connection is made when two people are officers, directors, or otherwise associated with the same company.  He had started with a four-hour slot on the station after WWNN moved to 1470, and he had a devoted fan club and a retail store. He also buys time on three other stations in Miami and West Palm Beach. Bémold Terfort, Lesly Jacques, Henock Bordes, Gina Lasseur, Bronson Morin, Sarah Bazile, and DJ Nicky Mix will rock your world! Jacques Lesly Joseph. "But sometimes he says things not good for Haitian people," Fleurimont said. Laventure supports Aristide, while Jacques supports the opposition. Its studios are in Boca Raton and the transmitter was in Parkland. He can't expect me to keep him on the air.  The move to a syndicated satellite format led to layoffs of most of 980 AM's air staff, with the station's operations director as the only local DJ in morning drive; the station also began broadcasting in AM stereo.