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Doug Limerick has been an ABC News correspondent since 1982.
His radio career began in 1961, at WOHS Radio in his hometown of Shelby, N.C. Limerick attended Wake Forest University, majoring in Speech and also working at the campus radio station.
Following college, he joined the Air Force, hoping to land a job in radio or television, but ended up as a Russian linguist in England and Pakistan.
After the Air Force, Limerick joined a small station in Monroe, N.C., before moving onto radio jobs in Raleigh, Birmingham, Charlotte and Boston.
In 1979, Limerick
joined Washington, D.C.'s WRQX Radio.
During this time, he
also handled the weather at Washington's Channel 7.
has won many awards, including two Edward R. Murrow awards.
is married with three daughters and is also a grandfather.
currently resides in Virginia.
enjoys golf, football, good food and a fine glass of wine.