At the age of 15, Troy started doing weekends at his hometown radio station, Texas 99.1 KNES.
While attending Texas A&M University, he served as the #1 rated night jock in Bryan-College Station on The Rock Station KTSR 92 under the name “Tommy Sledge.” In 1999, Troy made his way to Top 40 radio powerhouse, 106.1 KISS-FM, where he was named in a list of “Ones To Watch” by Billboard Magazine. After only 1 year, Troy was offered a job on the nationally syndicated show Kidd Kraddick In the Morning; serving as the program’s Imaging Director/On-Air Personality for the next 7 years and for their 70+ markets.
In 2007, Troy left KKITM to take a position with CBS Radio Dallas and in 2009 started working as a Producer for 105.3 THE FAN. Today, Troy is the Producer/On-Air Personality for New School with Shan and RJ and plays an active on-air role with various segments including “What’s Trending in DFW,” “Yo! Roger Raps!,” “Man Card Court” and “Houston Sucks.”
Whatever time he’s NOT devoting to radio, Troy spends it with his wife, Cindy, their children, Hunter, Avyn, and Harper.
CBS Sports college basketball analyst Doug Gottlieb jumped behind the mic with the legendary Roger Emrich to create audio gold.
Miles Austin’s time with the Dallas Cowboys has come to an end. New School producer Troy Hughes bids farewell…
You’ve seen him on the field, but have you ever heard him behind the mic? It’s “Yo! Roger Raps!” with special guest and University of North Texas head coach Dan McCarney!
In one split second, the TCU employee angered a fanatic college fan base and sealed his fate as the former Assistant Athletic Director.
A Cleveland sports fan recently created a coloring book titled, “Why is Daddy Sad on Sunday?” RJ and Troy reviewed the moments with their 4 year-old kids.
The voice of AT&T Stadium, Roger Emrich, steps back into the studio to lay down tracks for Yo! Roger Raps! This week, he’s joined by the hard-hitting Dallas Cowboy on the block…
Get them dawgs ready and gather your Ruff Ryders! Its “Yo! Roger Raps!” with Roger Emrich and special guest … CBS 11’s Doug Dunbar throwin’ down DMX’s “Party Up”.
As heard this morning in What’s Trending In DFW! Billy Ray Cyrus is back with an oldie, but a goodie that is a BADie!!! It’s “Achy Breaky 2″
New School’s controversial contributor Big Balls Buford chimed in on a number of hot topics this morning.
The Ballpark in Arlington has a new name — but what about a new theme song??? Thursday morning on New School, Troy recorded A song for the newly named ballpark in Arlington.
Globe Life Park … Globe Life Park … Globe Life Park. Just let it marinate into your cerebral cortex all while trying to penetrate remnants of dollar dogs and Blue Bell ice cream.
Last Friday, The Fan and CBS Radio Dallas celebrated the 55th birthday of Brian Purdy, senior vice president and market manager of CBS Radio Dallas. Shan, RJ, Ben and Skin decided to have a little fun.