Regent Peoria Cluster Takes Home A Bunch Of Awards
June 19, 2008 at 3:34 PM (PT)
Congrats to REGENT BROADCASTING PEORIA as they pick up several awards from the ILLINOIS BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION. Country WFYR, Rock WIXO (X-Rocks) and News/Talk WVEL-A, all picked up Silver Domes for their awards at the ceremony on TUESDAY, JUNE 17th at the ABRAHAM LINCOLN HOTEL in SPRINGFIELD, IL.
OM and WIXO PD MATT BAHAN received a Silver Dome award for Best Website Promotion by a Radio station for the 105.7 the X Rocks “Show Us Your Tramp Stamp”. WIXO also won a Second Place Award for Best Use of Interactive and a Third Place Award for Best Community Service for “Red Cross Rock-N-Roll Up Your Sleeve. WFYR PD LISA FRANKS won her second Silver Dome for the Best Public Affairs Program in a medium sized Radio market. Additionally, RiverCountry came in second place for Best Local Morning Show with RICK and LISA in the MORNING, third place for Best On Air Personality-JASON PARKINSON, and third place for Best Newscast-LISA FRANKS.
WVEL was awarded a Silver Dome for Best Use of Interactive Media.