WGH Wins VAB Awards
July 5, 2007 at 2:48 PM (PT)
Congratulations to MAX MEDIA Country WGH/NORFOLK-VIRGINIA BEACH PD JOHN SHOMBY and his fine staff for winning '"Best Community Event" from the VIRGINIA ASSOCATION OF BROADCASTERS (VAB) at the recent VAB AWARDS. The award was for the station's COUNTRY CARES FOR ST. JUDE RADIOTHON, in which the station raised more than $350,000. The station also won the award for "Best Public Affairs Program" for "INSIDE HAMPTON ROADS," hosted by MARK RAWLISON.
Earlier this year the station was presented the LAWRENCE E. RICHARDSON AWARD for Excellence in Community Service.