Tag: Breakfast with Casey

Breakfast with Casey – 1983

Breakfast with Casey

Tom Rivers was working with Roger Awsumb at KRSI/KJJO radio in 1982. WFBT was getting ready to launch on Channel 29, so they went to the station management and pitched the idea of a new Casey Jones show. The photo shows several characters featured on the show, from left to right: Captain Cookie, Uncle Sven […]

Breakfast with Casey Jones highlights

The Breakfast with Casey show ran on Ch. 29 in the early 1980’s.  Jim Barber played Casey’s sidekick, Charlie Caboose.   Since that time, Jim has gone on to be a successful performer and ventriloquist.  He performs regularly at the Hamner Barber Theater in Branson, Missouri.    Here are some highlights from the Breakfast with Casey show, […]