Industry News Bits Tue 4-27-21

KKSR/Walla Walla, WA has adopted the name “95.7 The Bridge.” Jeremiah St. James is the PD/morning personality at the Stephens Media Group station. He is also APD/evenings at KXOJ/Tulsa.

KKSR changed format to CCM in 2018 under the name “Shine 95.7”.


David Harms i58:10 Media celebrate 26 years of serving Christian Radio and various ministries.
David says, “The roots of i58:10 Media & Worship 24/7 go back to 1995. I was on a mission trip with my church and World Vision to Senegal. It was on this trip that I fell in love with the Mission field. 26 years later the Vision is still the same.”

WJQK/Grand Rapids (JOY99) just wrapped up a fundraiser with India Partners.

Program Director/Morning Show host Tommy Dylan says, “Our goal was to raise support for rescuing 8 girls. God exceeded that with a total of 18 girls!”


HisAir is sorry to report Kevin Collard has passed away after a battle with liver cancer. In Kevin’s career he worked for 7 years at WWCM/Ypsilanti, MI and 18 years at WJR/Detroit. He has won numerous Radio Broadcast Awards from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters. Kevin also hosted Soul Encountered a Podcast that features one on one stories of Faith, Career or human frailty.


Remember stations having fundraisers this week… WWIL/Wilmington, WPER/Fredericksburg, WALK FM/Ashland, KY, and WGRC/Lewisburg PA and others…


Milestones:
Mike Lee celebrates 21 years at Salem Media
John Yoast 12 years with WDAC Radio/PA

Prayer List:
Ron Corino
Josh Jones


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