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Douglas Merle Apple

Douglas Merle Apple, American radio station executive. Named one of Top 10 Southern Gospel DJs, Singing News Magazine, 1988, 90, 91; Station WXAN voted # 1 Gospel radio station in American, 1991.


  • Apple, Douglas Merle was born on August 5, 1963 in Shelbyville, Illinois, United States. Son of Donald Merle and Judith Joanne (Cook) Apple.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Eastern Illinois University, 1985.


    • Music director Station WXAN Christian Radio, Ava, Illinois, 1986-1990, program director, 1989-1990, general manager, since 1990. Sunday school superintendent 1st Assembly of God, Murphysboro, Illinois, since 1987. Radio-television advisor Southern Gospetality Promotions, Ava, since 1989.

      Teacher John A. Logan Community College, Carterville, Illinois, since 1991.


    • Editor Southern Gospetality News, since 1991.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    • Married Michele Celine Marren, June 7, 1986. Children: Ashlyn AriĆ©l, Andrew Douglas, Bethany Julia.
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    Born August 5, 1963
    (age 54)
    • 1985
      Eastern Illinois University
    • 1986 - 1990
      Music director, Station WXAN Christian Radio
      Ava, Missouri, United States