Joel Hixon Hangs It Up After 36 Years
August 20, 2007 at 9:58 AM (PT)
SUNRISE BROADCASTING Country KGRT (KGREAT 104)/LAS CRUCES, NM morning show host JOEL HIXON has retired after 36 years in the biz. Prior to KGREAT, HIXON worked for CITADEL Country KRST/ALBUQUERQUE as afternoon-show host. He was awarded the NEW MEXICO BROADCASTERS ASSOC. 2006 and 2007 DJ/MORNING SHOW PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR, and also received a NMBA COMMERCIAL OF THE YEAR award in 2005. Reach out to congratulate him on a great career at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Back at KGREAT, NEW MEXICO radio veteran JERRY HARDIN has taken over the morning show. He started last MONDAY (8/13).