Kidd Kraddick Fans Want The Morning Show To Live On
August 1, 2013 at 6:28 AM (PT)
KXAS-TV/DALLAS reports, "fans of KIDD KRADDICK IN THE MORNING are petitioning online to keep the show on the air following the sudden death of its namesake host."
ALL ACCESS REPORTED LAST WEEKEND (NET NEWS 7/27) that the industry was shocked and saddened by the untimely passing of YEA! NETWORK syndicated radio star KIDD KRADDICK at 10:25p (CT), on SATURDAY (7/28). KRADDICK, age 53, was the longtime morning man at CCM+E Top 40 KHKS/DALLAS and was syndicated on hundreds of stations nationwide over the years. He was also one of the stars of DISH NATION on FOX-TV.
The TV reports notes, "fans of the program are using online petitions to show their support for keeping the longtime morning show on the air. A petition set up on ipetitions.com has over 39,000 signatures at press time. FACEBOOK groups memorializing KRADDICK and showing support for the program have also sprung up since the weekend. No plans for the show have been announced by station management, or by any of the shows' staffers."