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Industry News Bits MON 1-8-24

Fundraisers this week ..

Let us know when your Station Fundraiser takes place… news@hisair.net

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Go HERE for latest PPM ratings.

The December Nielsen PPM release is complete… Look for Holiday 2023 PPM’s due 1/23.

December PPM Correction – WNVU/New York (Vida Unida) was mistakenly omitted from the December 2023 Day 1 report. This has been corrected.

KSBJ/Houston fills midday opening with Denise Pagano. Story HERE.

WIHS/Middeltown, CT has named a new General Manager. Story HERE.

Salem Media announced that Lara Trump is bringing her podcast “The Right View” to the Salem Podcast Network and will be delivering podcasts three days a week beginning January 16th. Her podcast will deal with issues of the day and include interviews with knowledgeable hosts on those topics.

“Lara Trump is a true star in conservative political circles, and has developed a fan base of millions,” said Salem Senior Vice President of Spoken Word, Phil Boyce. “She is committed to doing her part to save America, and we are thrilled to have her join our excellent lineup.”

The GMA has announced the 55th Annual Dove Awards will take place Tuesday Oct 1, 2024.

WEEC/Dayton (Hope 100.7) reports their first annual “Christmas Hope” project held this past December collected over $25,000 to meet the Christmas needs of 45 families and individuals throughout their listening area.

WEEC’s Joy Ware Miller tells HisAir, “This listener supported community effort fulfilled 99% of the Christmas wishes received. The Christmas wishes ranged from toys under the tree, gift cards in abundance, a surprise dinner with a LIVE Christmas theater performance and a car donated to support a struggling young family. Numerous families shared how meaningful Hope 100.7 is to them for encouragement and spiritual growth.”

Check out local television news stories HERE.

Christian FM is giving away tickets to Florida’s biggest Christian musical festival. Rock the Universe is coming to Universal Orlando Resort on January 26th and 27th.  Artists include Brandon Lake, Phil Wickham, Casting Crowns, We The Kingdom, LECRAE and more!  Plus, one lucky youth leader will win tickets to take a group of 15 to this great event.

HisAir FLASHBACK – Jan 8, 2019 – At EMF Alan Mason is now interim CEO. Former CEO Mike Novak announced his retirement in June last year. In case you missed it here is the HisAir.Net exclusive interview with Mike from August 2018. 

The first “POWER 50” Southern Gospel Chart – Go HERE.

HisAir is sorry to report WYGS/Columbus, IN morning host Jim Hutson has passed away after a battle with pancreatic cancer.

WYGS will be celebrating his life and memories all week and his legacy will continue on through the music and spirit. Please keep all of his family and friends in your prayers as they mourn and remember this amazing man.

Susie Larson 5 years at Faith Radio/Minneapolis

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Tim Miller

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