Local Joe: TWHS student with autism chases his dream of becoming a sports broadcaster

Joe Weaver interviews TWHS head football coach Mark Schmid after a game
Joe Weaver interviews TWHS head football coach Mark Schmid after a game

On Mondays and Wednesdays of each week, listeners tuning into Backyard Radio, station 103.5, can hear a local sports broadcaster on the rise. For the past six months, Joseph Weaver has been producing, writing and hosting his own local sports show, informing his listeners all about sports teams in Magnolia and The Woodlands. Local Joe, how he’s referred to on his show, is chasing his dream of one day becoming a well-known sports broadcaster, but his story gets even more inspiring. Joe is 16-years-old, he is a junior at The Woodlands High School, and he has autism. click here for complete story