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A very Happy Birthday to the WDVH-AM
980 "Diva", Jinx
Miller (McCall) celebrating
"95 Rock" Becomes The
Classic Rock WROK-FM 95.9, the Cumulus
owned station has rebranded as "The Rocket" , "The Space
Casts Classic Rock Station". No change in the format has been made.
SOLD: WAMT and
Genesis Communications I, Inc is selling WAMT-AM
1140 and WHOO-AM 1080 to
Immaculate Heart Radio, Inc. The sale price for both stations is $1.515
is not off the air as I stated on 5/30. Dean
O'Neal has let me know that the station is still on the air, "...Our
translator 96.9 W245AZ-Leesburg (which rebroadcasts WMYZ) has been off
the air since the tower that it transmits from was damaged from
Hurricane Irma. W245AZ will remain silent until a new tower site is
found." I apologize for the error.
Many happy returns to Tom
Nefeldt, better known as WLOF-AM 950's
T. Michael Jordan,
celebrating a birthday today.
WMYZ Off The Air
Central Florida Educational
Foundation's WMYZ-FM 88.7 is off the air
after tower damage from Hurricane Irma. The station will remain silent
until they can find a new tower.
Ron Bison Named New
WLBE-AM 790 has a new General Manager. Ron
Bison who does the morning show, has been named General Manager
New Weekend Program On WELE
WELE-AM 1380 has picked up the syndicated
"Law Enforcement Today" show for weekends. The host is John
to The Monsters
WTKS-FM 104.1's morning team The
Monsters have made the "Talkers
Magazine Heavy Hundred" once again.
Anniversary Celebration For Bennett
& Bernier 5-26-18
1150/93.5-FM's morning team of Chuck
Bennett & Marc Bernier will celebrate
the 1st anniversary of the "Bennett & Bernier Morning Show"
at DB Pickles, 400 S Nova Rd, Ormond Beach on Friday, June 1. Owner
Pete Polzella is rolling out the red carpet for WNDB listeners!
New Program Manager At
Waldo has been named Program Manager at WUCF-FM
comes to Central Florida after working in a number of other markets,
including Ohio, Missouri and California.
Veteran Orlando personality Shawn
Burke will be filling in on WMFE-FM 90.7's
Tomorrow, WOMX-FM 105.1 Morning co-host Jay
Edwards blows out the candles on his cake. On Friday, WYKS-FM
105.3's Ryan Dupree celebrates
his big day. Happy birthday to you both.
Immaculate Heart Media is purchasing
Catholic formatted WIGW-FM 90.3 for
$150,000. There is also a programming agreement between the seller and
the buyer before the deal is finalized.
Celebrating tomorrow will be former WHNR-AM
1360 Account Executive, Von
Rommell Fernandes, as well as WMFQ-FM 92.9
morning co-host Bill Barr and on Friday
Rick Brady will blow out the candles.
Chuck Harder Passes
Charles Edward "Chuck" Harder died April 10. He was born
in Elgin, Illinois in 1944 and began his radio career as a disc jockey
in Chicago in the early 1960's. In the 1990s Chuck's popular consumer
advocate program "For The People" was ranked as one of
the top ten talk programs in the country. Chuck worked in New York City
at WMCA-AM 570, at WFLA-AM 970 in Tampa and other markets. His show was
popular during the 1990s until his retirement in 2010. His show was
heard in Central Florida on WKIS-AM
740, WKIQ-AM 1240,
WPGS-AM 840 and WTRR-AM
Celebrating today is WOGK-FM 93.7's
DeMann Out At
DeMann, Cox Media Group Orlando Operations Manager, has left after
more than ten years at that position. Stevie first joined CMG at WJHM-FM
2001 and became Program Director at WPYO-FM
95.3 in 2007. Stations
included WWKA-FM 92.3, WPYO-FM
Happy Birthday! 5-1-18
celebrates number 66 today. Also blowing out the candles today is WROD-AM
1340/FM 104.7's Frank
Scott as well as Chuck Agostinelli former
producer for Gene Burns at WKIS-AM
740. Happy birthday to you