Johnny Ahysen

Johnny Ahysen


Baton Rouge, La.

You may remember Johnny from his 17 years on the radio at WFMF 102.5 FM here in Baton Rouge (1979 thru 1996). He was "Johnny A." He also did a short morning stint with Randy Rice on Eagle 98.1 prior to Walton & Johnson as well as some fill-in work on New Orleans radio.

Along with his work on the regular television broadcast, Johnny produces his own show for WAFB+. It's called Ahysen Nation and it airs every Tuesday at 10 a.m. The digital exclusive content is a place for Johnny to talk to different people in the community. From the governor to a school teacher, you never know who will become the newest member of the Ahysen Nation!

His hobbies include Flying (private pilot); Square Dance instructor/dancer; Public & Motivational Speaking; Volunteer Teaching with Junior Achievement; Salt-water fishing; Traveling; Convertibles.

Contact Johnny at


  • Louisiana State University (marketing)
  • Beaumont Charlston Pollard High School

Recent Articles by Johnny

  SHOWCASING LOUISIANA: Rougarou Fest in Houma

  Overturned trailer carrying hazardous materials closes portion of I-10; part of I-10 reopened

I-10 W reopened after garbage truck overturns

Plaquemine Ferry boat out of service for 4 weeks

Wreck on Miss. River Bridge gridlocks interstate traffic Tuesday morning

Baton Rouge traffic stalled following multiple wrecks on I-10 Friday morning

  Overturned vehicle closes portion of Highland Road near Pecue Lane

  SHOWCASING LOUISIANA: Christmas Eve bonfires in the River Parishes

  More than 1,800 bricks later, the Veterans Memorial remains one of Pointe Coupee’s most beloved

  I-10 W reopened following jackknifed 18-wheeler

  SHOWCASING LOUISIANA: Gros’ Marina serving up good food, entertainment for many years

  Donaldsonville building with storied, ‘sordid’ past en route to revitilization

  ‘Training Day’ yields comradery for retirees

  SHOWCASING LOUISIANA: Morganza to mark 50th anniversary of filming of ‘Easy Rider’

  HAND IT ON: Rose Anderson’s line dancing class

  HAND IT ON: Perry’s Posse

  HAND IT ON: Grumpy Old Men

  HAND IT ON: Olivia Anderson - Blankets for Iris House

  HAND IT ON: Ascension Oaks Hair Stylists

  HAND IT ON: Year In Review: A Look Back at 2018

  HAND IT ON: REACH Program - Evelina Victor-Palmer

HAND IT ON: Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program collects Christmas gifts for kids

  HAND IT ON: Christmas Crusade

  HAND IT ON: Holly Reynolds

  HAND IT ON: Blue Star Moms

  HAND IT ON: Ascension Parish Christmas Crusade

  HAND IT ON: 1031 Consortium

  HAND IT ON: Daniel Wilson

  HAND IT ON: Rouses employee makes special needs teen feel like part of the team

  HAND IT ON: Little girl wants donations to police in lieu of birthday gifts