Cuts Come To Canton
February 16, 2009 at 5:24 AM (PT)
Cuts have hit NEXTMEDIA/CANTON, OH, with OHIO MEDIA WATCH reporting that Talk WHBC-A afternoon host JIM ALBRIGHT exiting and sports anchor SAM BORQUIN taking over afternoons for now. Afternoon producer DON GUISINGER, midday producer and "TRADIO" host TOM JARRETT, Production Dir. JOHN KNOBLACH, and production staffer DOUG ANKERMAN have also exited, according to OMW. Asst. News Dir. STEVE LUKE has also exited, but by his own decision to pursue other business ventures.
At Hot AC WHBC-F (MIX 94.1), OMW reports that part-time hosts RICHARD NEMEC and AMANDA LEARY have been let go, although they may still be used for holiday fill-ins.