CC/Dallas Programming Changes
January 3, 2008 at 2:09 PM (PT)
As first tipped on ALL ACCESS a couple weeks ago (NET NEWS 12/18/07), CLEAR CHANNEL/HOUSTON Dir./FM Programming VINCE RICHARDS begins his new duties as OM of CC/DALLAS - Alternative KDGE (102.1 THE EDGE), Hot AC KDMX (MIX 102.9), Rocker KEGL (THE EAGLE),Top 40/Mainstream KHKS (106.1 KISS FM), and Southern Rock/Country hybrid KZPS (LONE STAR 92.5) next MONDAY, JANUARY 7th.
RICHARDS will also become PD of KDGE and KEGL. DUANE DOHERTY moves to PD of KZPS. PATRICK DAVIS will focus on KHKS with RICK O'BRYAN programming KDMX.
RICHARDS told ALL ACCESS, "I am very excited about this incredible opportunity. I look forward to working with the talented programmers we have in place as we maximize ratings and revenue at our DALLAS cluster."
Lex & Terry And Chris Ryan Move To The Eagle
Syndicated morning show LEX & TERRY will shift from KDGE to KEGL on WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11th. The show will simulcast on both stations for two days, beginning MONDAY (1/7) to help the transition.
Also, KDGE APD/MD/middayer CHRIS RYAN moves to KEGL for APD/afternoons. Back at KDGE, AYO rises from nights to middays.
The search is on for a new morning show and night jock for THE EDGE and additional air talent for THE EAGLE.