Doug Cole

Director of Broadcasting, Classical Music Host

Doug Cole joined KCCU-FM in April, 2007 as Station Manager and Operations Director. In November 2012, Doug accepted the title of Interim General Manager. Doug became Director of Broadcasting (General Manger) of KCCU, effective July 1, 2013. Prior to moving to Lawton, Doug was the General Manager of KOCV-FM, Odessa College, in Odessa Texas.

Doug started in Public Radio as a volunteer at KSKA-FM in Anchorage, Alaska in 1987.  After moving to Texas from Alaska at the end of 1990, Doug worked weekends at an AOR station, and weekdays at a CBS Radio Network News/Talk station before starting at KOCV as Operations Coordinator in 1993.

Doug earned his B.A. in Mass Communications with a Speech Minor from The University of Texas, Permian Basin, where he graduated summa cum laude and was named Outstanding Graduate in Mass Communications. He also earned his M. Ed (Adult Learning and Distance Education) from The University of Phoenix.

Doug loves music, and his mother had him participate in church choir from “…day one, to get me out of the house,” said Doug.  He also took eight years of piano, played trombone though two years of college and reads music. 

Weekdays, Doug spins classical CD's and on weekends he plays guitar and keyboards with a group of classic rock enthusiasts. Doug’s wife Renee’ works at Halliburton in Duncan. 

Doug also wears the station webmaster hat. Doug tweets, but does not Facebook. "You've gotta draw the line somewhere," he says.

Doug currently serves on the Lawton Arts For All Board of Directors and is a member of Leadership Lawton Class XXIV. He also serves on the Cameron University Public Exercises Task Force and the Staff Advisory Council.

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Fundraising
1:23 pm
Mon December 17, 2012

Donate Your Vehicle to KCCU

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Donate your vehicle to KCCU, and turn that junker into cash for your public radio station. Click here.

Basically, all you do is complete an online form or call (866) 789-8627 and schedule a pick-up. They come get your car and give you a receipt for tax purposes.

So, clear up some curb space, quit paying storage or let the sunlight hit that spot in your yard, once again.

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KCCU News
11:39 am
Mon October 8, 2012

KCCU Staff on the Run

Cyntha Sosa and Doug Cole sporting their race-bling.
KCCU File Photo

The Spirit of Survival Half-marathon / Half-marathon relay / 5K / Kids Marathon / Spirit Walk was held Sunday, October 7, 2012 in Lawton, Oklahoma. Two members of the KCCU staff participated in the running events.

Production Director  Cynthia Sosa ran the 5K (34:27), and Station Manager and Operation Director Doug Cole, competed in the Half Marathon (2:10:24). Doug's wife Renee' also participated in the 5K.

Here are Doug and Cynthia sporting their Race-bling.

KCCU News
11:43 am
Wed June 13, 2012

New KCCU Webpage

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Welcome to the new KCCU Webpage. Our old web hosting company has gone away, and our new site is hosted by NPR Digital Services. As with any new technology, there is going to be a period of time while we adjust to the new way of doing things. If you notice something that does not work, or you cannot find content you are used to seeing, give us a couple of days to troubleshoot the new site.

Midday Concert on KCCU

Midday Concert is a locally hosted classical music show, live from the studios of KCCU-FM.  Join host Doug Cole as he spins classical CD's every Monday through Thursday from 11:00 AM-1:00 PM.

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