Trish Long: El Paso heard Jud Milton'...

Trish Long: El Paso heard Jud Milton's 'million-dollar' voice f...

There are 3 comments on the El Paso Times story from Apr 9, 2010, titled Trish Long: El Paso heard Jud Milton's 'million-dollar' voice f.... In it, El Paso Times reports that:

Dear Trish: My name is Judi, I am the daughter of the late Jud Milton. My daddy was the original "Voice of the Miners," is in the UTEP Sports Hall of Fame, and E.J. Nolan portrayed him in the movie "Glory Road." Daddy had worked for KROD, KTSM and KHEY radio.

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Vicki

El Paso, TX

#1 Apr 9, 2010
I worked at KTSM with Jud Milton. He was asked by management to train me on how to record a radio spot. He was a little grumpy and grouchy, because I did not catch on to his instructions right away. But, after a few months of going into the radio production room, Jud became a good friend and one of the best mentors I have ever had. I still think of him every now and then, and I can still hear his deep voice and remember his love of the big band sounds. He was a gold mine of information about anything musical. I will never forget him!
Tom -Joe Fan- Ciaburri

El Paso, TX

#2 Apr 10, 2010
I had the privilege of having Jud Milton as my producer of PM El Paso SportsTalk that I hosted until the day he retired from KTSM radio on November 22, 1991. The reason why I know the exact date is because Jud was my hour long sports guest on my show that day. Jud told me that in his longtime radio broadcasting of sports, he had never granted an interview before. "This was going to be his first and his last." I still have the 60-minute cassette tape of that show and would love to give his daughter a copy of it. I was very fortunate in my early sportscasting career to have known and worked with Jud Milton. He was one of the best.
jim scott

San Antonio, TX

#3 Apr 10, 2010
i never got to meet jud milton, but i grew listening to miner games on the radio and hearing his voice all the time. i worked with judi back at kvia some 25 years ago, and if he was like her, he would have been good to work with. judi, if you see this, HI, i hope you are doing well. are you still in el paso?

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