Big John McCoy has been with KJJY since February of 1988, first hosting the evening show, then moving to mornings a year later. He’s the longest-running radio personality in the Des Moines market, having been on the air here for over 38 years. He’s a born & raised Iowan, graduating from Adel-DeSoto high school and Iowa State University. He lives in Waukee with his wife Jo, corgi dog Dewey, and cats, Dolores & Frankie. He loves to cook (check out his YouTube channel called “John Eats Cheap” where he shares lots of great recipes and shows how to make them) and he & Jo love to travel.
Little bits about a lot of things, including ANOTHER quarterback named “Manning” is breaking records, how many tacos do we eat in a year, and a college professor fired because his class was too hard!… MORE
Little bits about a lot of things, including a night-time TV host is leaving after 7-years, what do we spend money on that makes us the happiest, and what’s the most over-rated item at Trader Joe’s? … MORE
Little bits about a lot of things, including a 61-year old Major League Baseball record has been tied, wait til you hear who the newest cast member is for the next “Beverly Hills Cop” movie, and what is the optimal temperature for a good night’s sleep? … MORE
Shania Twain was having a great dinner with Oprah Winfrey when suddenly everything went sour…what topic caused THAT to happen? And Gwen Stefani used to think Blake Shelton was faking his southern accent!… MORE
Little bits about a lot of things, including we might know the reason why one of the people from “Saturday Night Live” left the show, a new flavored coffee creamer that is NOT Pumpkin Spice, and a feel good story about a woman whose home was destroyed by Hurricane Fiona.… MORE