Ernie is a native of Detroit, Michigan and began his radio career in 1979. Along with his responsibilities as News Director and Talk-Show Host for 92Q, Ernie is also the PA Announcer for Tennessee State University, as well as The Voice of the TSU “Aristocrat of Bands.” In his spare time, Ernie enjoys reading and cooking.
Ernie Allen Blog
6-22-18-ERNIE ALLEN’S-TOP STORY- SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — The Trump administration isn’t the first to grapple with the question of how to handle tens of thousands of immigrant families arriving on the U.S.-Mexico border. Four years ago, Barack Obama faced a similar crisis when record numbers of Central American immigrants fleeing violence began showing up…MORE
6-21-18-ERNIE ALLEN’S-TOP STORY- EAST PITTSBURGH, Pa. (AP) — A lawyer for the family of a 17-year-old fatally shot by a Pennsylvania police officer seconds after he fled a traffic stop says the boy did not pose a threat. Attorney S. Lee Merritt said Thursday he doesn’t see justification for the use of deadly force…MORE
6-19-18-ERNIE ALLEN’S-TOP STORY- SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — The MTV Movie & TV Awards gave “Black Panther” its first taste of awards glory, with Marvel’s blockbuster taking home four honors including two awards for its star, Chadwick Boseman. Boseman quickly handed off his best hero award to James Shaw Jr., who wrestled an assault-style…MORE
6-18-18-ERNIE ALLEN’S-TOP STORY- The 25-year-old man who was convicted in the fatal Chattanooga school bus crash that killed six students in 2016 refuses to stay out of trouble. He was recently arrested in Nashville for allegedly raping a teenager. According to WTVF, Johnthony Walker admitted to having sex with a 14-year-old on five occasions. A police…MORE
6-15-18-ERNIE ALLEN’S-TOP STORY- CINCINNATI (AP) — Federal appeals judges said Thursday they’re considering asking the Tennessee Supreme Court to clarify whether a woman serving a life sentence for killing a man when she was 16 can ever gain parole. The three-judge 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel heard arguments Thursday in the case…MORE