Burns, formerly with WKIS-AM 740,
now heard on KGO-AM
810, San Francisco will celebrate his 69th birthday on Thursday.
Happy birthday Gene!
"PJ and Friends"
Adds Another Day
Gervia co-hosts of "PJ and Friends" on WELE-AM
1380 will be heard on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays beginning on
December 14 from 1p.m.-2:30p.m.
The BS Saves
mid-day host Buckethead
(Jason Bailey) along with hundreds of volunteers helped
put up Christmas decorations at
Lake Eola. Even though it rained
on and off all morning, it could not dampen the spirits of the
volunteers. Listeners were asked to donate
Christmas lights, decorations and canned goods for the Second
Harvest Food Bank, and Saturday’s decorating and food drive was
a huge success.
A good friend of this website, Frank
Reed will celebrate his birthday this Friday, December 11. Happy
Nick Pfeifauf Passes
Pfeifauf best known as an evening news anchor for WESH-TV 2,
but spent 10 years at WTRR-AM
1400 in Sanford before leaving for the world of television. Nick
died Friday after suffering a heart attack. He was 77.
Movin' On Up
Cushman has been named Program Director at WOMX-FM
105.1. Congrats Jeff!
Anthony blows out the candles on Friday, December 18. Happy
couple of days ago we posted that Jeff
had been promoted to Program Director at WOMX-FM
Thanks to Dan
setting us straight. He tells us "...Jeff has been the program
director at WOMX, since 2002 or 2003. Bobby Smith is the
Assistant Program Director at WOMX, starting in early 2008."
Winter Haven Pirate Fined 12-14-09
Anthony Davis of
Winter Haven has been issued a $10,000 fine by the FCC for operating an unlicensed
station at 87.9. Davis was sent notice back in August, but he never
responded. Now Davis has 30 days to pay up.
Clifford Christmas Special
Sunday morning, December 20, from 9AM-10AM, Doug
Clifford on WSKY-FM 97.3,
takes a break from his weekly "progressive interview" program
and will present the "Fourth Annual All Cool Yule, Mostly Blues
Music Special". You'll hear Christmas music from the likes
of B.B. King, Albert King, Otis Redding, James
Brown and The Band.
Pleads Guilty To Probation Violation
guilty to violating his probation this morning in Orange County Court. He
will be sentenced on January 5, 2010. Burke will begin to serve a 6 month
sentence in Seminole County by the end of this month.
Trouble For Wilhite 12-19-09
1380 current owner Doug
Wilhite has more legal trouble. On the heels of his being acquitted
of sex related charges in November, he has new legal problems. Ormond Beach
resident Murray Steinberg and five other customers of the "Premiere
Travel Show" have filed a complaint in Federal Court this time.
Wilhite and two of the thirteen named defendants were served yesterday,
Dec. 18. Wilhite and the other defendants are accused of fraud, conspiracy to
commit fraud and swindle and violations of the RICO
Act. The complaints stem from the sale of travel packages sold
without full disclosure of additional fees and/or restrictions. Steinberg
and the other plaintiffs are seeking compensation as well as punitive
damages, and an injunction to prevent others from becoming
Happy Birthday! 12-29-09
Jan.1st Birthday to Florida News Network, Public Affairs Director, Reagan
Smith who turns 61. Happy birthday Reagan!
Doug Clifford Program On The Move
97.3 news man/talk host Doug
Clifford will be taking his show from Sundays to Saturdays
beginning Jan. 9. "One
Hour of Hope" will air from 5AM-6AM and will be repeated from 11PM-Midnight.