Program Director

This Pittsburgh native first came to Corpus Christi in 1976 while serving in the U.S. Navy. Chuck worked in Corpus Christi radio in the early 80’s before moving to stations in San Antonio, Akron, Cleveland and Pittsburgh. He returned to Corpus Christi in 1996 and is glad to be back in the Coastal Bend. Besides being one of our top On-Air talents, Chuck is KFTX’s Program Director. His “Morning Radio Broadcast” is peppered with wit and local perspectives as well as information you can use as you go about your workday. He enjoys playing the music he loves – REAL COUNTRY!




This  week on the Mystery Oldie win the Dustin Lynch CD "Where its At" +2 Whataburger Taquito coupons!






 This Thursday at Brewster Street Ice House its Sean McConnell and Friday its Clay Walker!  Make sure you tune in to my morning show for your chance to win a pair of tickets.











"No Shirt? No Cap? No Problem!" Listen to Chuck Abel every weekday morning to win a new edition KFTX T-shirt AND Ballcap. You'll hear a special music montage with instructions to call in and win on the morning radio broadcast everyday. One set per person. Good luck and look good with 97.5 KFTX Real Country.   Texas Renaissance festival tickets this week too!


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Below you'll see Chuck Abel with a few of the country artists he's had the pleasure of meeting over the years; Miranda Lambert, Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood & Texas Country favorites The Randy Rogers Band!


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