The WSOG Studio rededication on Dec. 13 was attended by, left to right, Fr. Ronald Margherio, sports announcer Jim Enger, and Joan and Jim Perona. This also marked the radio station’s 15th anniversary. (Photo contributed)
PERU – A special mass celebrated by Father Ronald Margherio, O.S.B of St. Bede honored the 15th anniversary of the founding of WSOG Catholic Radio in Spring Valley.
WSOG (88.1FM), which stands for “Witnessing the Spirit of God,” is located at St. Bede Academy and covers LaSalle, Marshall, Northern McLean, Putnam and Woodford counties. The station was founded in 2002 by Judge Louis Perona and is operated by Spirit Educational Association.
The WSOG Studio was rededicated to honor the late Judge Louis Perona. EWTN (Eternal Word Television Network) recognized the 15th anniversary with a plaque presented to Mrs. Joan Perona, son Jim Perona Jr., and Jim Enger. EWTN has been broadcasting Catholic television and radio programming for over 25 years.