Scott LaMar

Scott LaMar has worked in radio and television for more than 40 years. Currently, LaMar is the host and Executive Producer of the daily Smart Talk news and public affairs program on WITF 89.5 FM and 93.3 FM. With LaMar acting as Executive Producer, Smart Talk has won more than a dozen Pennsylvania Associated Press Broadcast Awards. LaMar also was the recipient of ADVOZ Lancaster’s first-ever “Dignity in Dialogue” award and was named a “Humanitarian Hero” by the Humane Society of the United States/Pennsylvania. Previously, LaMar was WITF TV's Sr. Public Affairs producer and produced a weekly public affairs TV program and other statewide and regional programs. He was nominated for five Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards for his TV work. LaMar often moderates or emcees public events and political debates or leads public discussions with political leaders, entertainers and authors. A native of Coatesville, PA, LaMar has also worked as a broadcast manager, news anchor and sports play-by-play announcer.

Latest by Scott LaMar


Updated: October 4, 2018 | 1:11 pm

Reporters discuss public defender series on Smart Talk

Keystone Crossroads series: No Justice for All -- Pennsylvania's Unequal Access to Adequate Public Defense
By Scott LaMar

Sisters from one family talk about sexual abuse by priest

Grand jury report: One priest sexually assaulted, abused and molested five sisters in Dauphin County
By Scott LaMar