make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

ONLY ON 3: Curtis Wright sued over debt

READ MORE: ONLY ON 3: Curtis Wright sued over debt
curtis300.jpg

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- A local radio host who not only talks about the headlines but makes them, too, is in the news once again. WAAV host Curtis Wright is being sued in small claims court by a man who claims Wright is cheating him out of more than $1,500.

Jim Rafferty of Market Shapers here in Wilmington claims Wright owes him for "professional services." Market Shapers is a company dedicated to finding careers for executives, including a "represented search" and "contract negotiations."

Wright, a conservative talk-show host, was fired from The Big Talker FM in March of last year after three years hosting "The Morning Beat." Less than two months after being let go, Cumulus Broadcasting hired Wright to do a morning show on WAAV and WFNC

Rafferty filed the claim back in April, and the two went to court the same month. The judge ruled in favor of Rafferty and ordered Wright to pay him $1,550. Wright did not follow orders, and Rafferty had to go back to court to try and get his money.

As of today, Wright still has not given Rafferty the money. We spoke with Rafferty earlier today, but he did not wish to go on camera. We also tried contacting Wright, but have yet to hear a response.

Disclaimer: Comments posted on this, or any story are opinions of those people posting them, and not the views or opinions of WWAY NewsChannel 3, its management or employees. You can view our comment policy here.

»

Reply

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.
CAPTCHA
Please re-enter the code shown in the image below.