What Is It?

...Ford Thunderbird two-door coupe. I owned one for 15 years and it had the 390 V-8 with air conditioning and AM/FM radio. One of its distinguishing features was the slide-away steering wheel for ease of entry and exit. This turned many a head...

National talk radio network planned for black audience

LANHAM, Md. - Radio One Inc. has plans to launch the first national...Liggins' latest effort to diversify Radio One from a pure radio company into a catchall...show has yet to air, and Liggins said Radio One has locked Sharpton into a new agreement...

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This week

...Radio-thon for the Augusta Youth Center: 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. today; Augusta Youth Center, 302 Watkins St.; held by Radio One of Augusta; 724-0362 Ragin' cajun casino night: 7:30 to 11 p.m. today; Julian Smith Casino, 2200 Broad St...

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New radio service will include shows for black listeners

...heard anywhere in the country. Under the agreement, the cable network Black Entertainment Television and broadcaster Radio One will create shows for XM's satellite radio service. The format of the new channels will include talk as well as gospel...

FM stations change hands

...GHB from the Augusta market, leaving only three broadcast groups in the area: Beasley, Clear Channel Broadcasting and Radio One Broadcasting. Coni Sansom, vice president general manager for GHB, said reaction among station employees was muted...

Beautiful songs live in my head

...one of the most beautiful things I've ever heard, and for that reason I never change the dial when it plays on the radio.One night recently, in fact, my wife told me supper was ready as soon as I dragged home from work. She had the television...

At 65, Kenny Loggins sings on with Blue Sky Riders

...industry has changed dramatically, as we know, from the mama, papa stores, you know, and getting a record played on the radio one city at a time. You know, the monolithic ownership of radio stations has homogenized the playlists now so getting on...

Businesswoman has change in mind for five radio stations

...media company purchased the former Radio One Inc.'s five-station Augusta...station," she said. Previously, Radio One highlighted hip-hop station WFXA...on their own." Maryland-based Radio One, the largest broadcasting company...

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Today's events include: MAYFEST 2005: Radio One of Augusta presents Mayfest 2005 at 9:30 a.m. at May Park, 622 Fourth St. Performers include Memphis Bleek,Tank, Mike...

5 radio stations purchased

...company bought the stations from Radio One for $3.1 million. "There will...WFXA-FM, WTHB-FM and WTHB-AM. Radio One is the largest broadcasting company...other 11 stations are in Oklahoma. Radio One had 31 employees in Augusta. Staffing...

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