Industry News Bits 6-1-17
Tomorrow is the deadline for CMB Station of the Year submissions. Awards are presented to small, medium, large, major/network market stations at Momentum 2017 September 6th in Orlando. Eligibility dates for the awards are May 1, 2016 – April 30, 2017. To submit an entry go here.
EMF has a new station, KXOR/Thibodaux. The all cash $525k of the Class C3 station southwest of New Orleans has closed. Calls have been changed to KLXH.
WBGL/Champaign announces the Morning Show with Johnathon & Lindsey will be on the road this summer broadcasting live from 6 local parks! The 10th annual Backyard Bounce is a series of completely free events with giant inflatables for kids. These free events are open to the public.
In addition to the free fun, WBGL will be accepting donations to aid Compassion International in their mission to build safe playground equipment for nine of their Church Partners in El Salvador. Those attending are encouraged to donate change, which will help provide a safe place for children in El Salvador to play.
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