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Sidney Wood

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Sidney Wood is the Voice of Atlanta on News Talk 1380AM WAOK.  With over twenty five years of broadcast experience, Sidney has worked at every significant radio station in Atlanta as an on-air talent.  Wood received his education at North Springs High School (Atlanta), Morehouse College (Atlanta), and The University of Georgia (Athens).

Sidney is the president of New Covenant Communication, LLC, a firm which provides marketing and media services to ministries and those targeting the valuable faith-based marketplace.

A former president of the Georgia NAACP State Youth and College Division, Sidney has long been politically active and engaged in civic and community affairs.  He is the executive director of The Atlanta Improvement Association and his dream is to someday serve as mayor of the city of Atlanta.

Brother Wood is a member of The Concerned Black Clergy of Metropolitan Atlanta and World Changers Church International.  He is currently enrolled in Bible College and is the founder of The Great Salvation Evangelistic Association (Great Sea).

Sidney is the son of Sidney M. Wood, Sr. and LaVerne G. Wood, who are both alive and well in the metropolitan Atlanta area.  He has one adult son, Sidney M. Wood, III.

A survivor, who is eight years cancer free, Sidney Wood lives each day to the full, confidently expecting a 100 year long abundant life.

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The Sidney Wood Show (Aired 12/23/2013): Who is Jesus Christ?

On today’s show Sidney raised the question, if he was from another planet witnessing the gift giving, trees and holiday scramble going on could you tell him “Who is Jesus Christ “?  Time has been [...]


Free Your Mind Friday

The Sidney Wood Show: Free Your Mind with Mary-Pat Hector

Today on the Sidney Wood Show we had friends to the show Mary-Pat Hector and Charlotte Watkins and they discussed various topics with Sidney from the viewpoint of a younger generation.  Relationships, marriage, love….look just sit back [...]


Sidney Wood & Erica Long

The Sidney Wood Show: Obamacare Deadline Coming Soon

The Affordable Care Act is the law of the land and millions of Americans will be receiving insurance cards on January 1, 2014 for the very first time. Now is the time to answer all [...]


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The Sidney Wood Show: Foreign Policy…It’s Not Sexy but Necessary

What is the role of America on the world stage today? Force or finesse? Military might or strategic diplomacy? Today on the Sidney Wood Show we explored everything from President Obama’s handshake to reduced sanctions [...]


Head Start officials say a $10 million private donation will keep the program going through the government shutdown. (Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)

The Sidney Wood Show: We Have Failed Our Educational System

The Sidney Wood ShowToday Sidney dedicated the entire show to discuss our educational system. The latest PISA (Program For International Student Assessment) report showed that the United Sates performed average in reading and science and [...]


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The Sidney Wood Show: President Obama Focuses on Income Inequality

Today Sidney explored President Obama’s commitment to remedy income inequality during his last three years in office. Who do you think is responsible for making you more money? Hear the interesting answers and vigorous discussion [...]



The Sidney Wood Show: Heated Community Meeting Sparks More Doubts

According to, Residents who have spent months participating in talks with Atlanta officials over how to divvy up millions for communities impacted by the future Atlanta Falcons stadium were stunned Wednesday to learn the [...]



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The Sidney Wood Show: UGA Students Discuss Protest & Racism

President of the Black Affairs Council, Ms. Caroline Bailey and Raven Gibson was on the show today discussing some of the issues African American students are facing down at UGA.  Racist and homophobic comments were [...]