Tony Collins is a native of Crawford County having lived in Oblong for the majority of his life. After graduating from Oblong High School in 1994 Tony and his then fiance Lisa VanScyoc moved to Lawrenceville while he was attending Wabash Valley College in Mt Carmel and she was attending LTC in Robinson. Tony graduated form WVC with an Associates in Applied Science Radio/TV Broadcasting degree in May of 1996. Tony got his first real radio gig at WUZR in Vincennes where he worked part-time until he was offered a full time position at WTYE in September of 1996. So Tony and Lisa packed up and moved back home to Crawford County were they have been ever since.
Family is important to Tony. He and Lisa were married in May of 1995. The years that followed saw them blessed with two wonderful kids, Katie and Logan.
When Tony is not at WTYE or spending time with his family he enjoys riding his motorcycle, playing video games and watching movies.