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Industry News Bits WED 5-10-23

Fundraisers this week .. WGTS/Wash DC .. WayFM .. WCLC/Jamestown, TN .. Power of Worship Radio

EMF is buying KXXF/Beaumont (105.3) from Excel Media for $610K. KXXF is a Class C 2 FM – 50,000 watts.

EMF has secured its initial full-power station in the market where K-LOVE presently broadcasts on three FM translators, which are the 98.1 FM K251AL licensed in Beaumont, TX, the 94.7 FM K234AM licensed in Groves, TX, and the 98.9 FM K255BB licensed in Mauriceville, TX.

The 54th Annual GMA Dove Awards submission round is underway. GMA Professional Members can submit now through Tuesday, May 16th at 11:59pm CT.

Many stations have already signed up to air the Daywind Mother’s Day Radio Special. There are still available markets. The Southern Gospel special includes interviews with Mark Lowry, Joseph Habedank, Kelly Nelon Clark, Matthew Gooch, Tim Menzies, Christian Davis, Sarah Davison, Todd Tilghman and more. Plus, it includes a playlist of great southern gospel songs about mom.


Please drop Greg Goodman an e-mail if you plan on playing the special.  Ggoodman@Daywind.com

New Job Alert: Family Life/NY/PA) PD Dave Margalotti is on the hunt for a FT news junky to anchor on their 70-signal regional radio network. 

Check the job listing HERE

A new campaign has been launched by NAB to amplify the voices of the 82 million Americans who are reached by AM radio every month, and to emphasize the significance of AM radio in providing news, community engagement, entertainment, and crucial public safety information while driving.

To learn more, please visit www.dependonam.com.

Also, the window for submissions is currently open until May 31 for the 2023 Marconi Radio Awards, which celebrate outstanding achievements in radio broadcasting. The awards ceremony takes place on October 25, 2023, during a dedicated dinner program at NAB Show New York.

Tim Robisch 2 years at Salem Orlando

Prayer List:
Steve Woodham

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