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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.
ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) — Gov. Nathan Deal has ordered a statue of a controversial Georgia politician and publisher moved from a prominent spot at the Capitol. Deal signed an executive order this month, saying the Thomas [...]
On October 24, 2013, we will celebrate our history as a leader in global history and opportunity for all people. We will celebrate the dreams and aspirations of many great Americans. The nation will celebrate [...]
Today on the Sidney Wood Show we discussed the legal issues of single parents. One of our guests from “The Single Parent Academy” is a single mother who had issues in the court system and [...]
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We had the privilege of talking to Dr. Babs Stinson-Phillips, who is the former personal assistant to Dr. Martin Luther King. She told us a fascinating story about her life as a personal assistant to [...]
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This is one of our most ‘powerful’ shows to say the least! We started off with a interview with Rev. C.T. Vivian and he discussed bridging the gap between the rich and the poor, the [...]
According to GeorgiaEncyclopedia.org, Elected mayor of Atlanta in 1973, Maynard Jackson was the first African American to serve as mayor of a major southern city. Jackson served eight years and then returned for a third [...]
Today on the Sidney Wood Show, we discussed the government shutdown and waited for the Republicans and Democrats to come to an agreement that would end the government shutdown and avoid a possible U.S. default. [...]
The “digital divide” remains top of mind in Atlanta’s African-American community – especially as Internet access becomes increasingly critical in everyday life. As a result, the Urban League of Greater Atlanta and Comcast are teaming [...]