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Georgia Tech QB Joins Network

Former Georgia Tech Quarterback Joe Hamilton has been named color analyst for football broadcasts on the Georgia Tech Sports Network, beginning this season. Hamilton is the co-host of "The Locker Room" morning show on WCNN "The Fan" in Atlanta.

Dunn Back In Hampton Roads

Jimmy Ray Dunn is back on WGH-FM, Norfolk, Virginia. Dunn was morning co-host on "The Eagle" for 20 years, left for other pursuits for seven years, and has returned to host afternoons.

Joyner Sells Florida Home For $19 Million

Former syndicated radio host Tom Joyner has sold his waterfront mansion in Golden Beach, Florida for $19 million, according to The L.A. Times. He purchased the 7,340 square foot home in 2010 for $10.5 million and did $7.5 million worth of renovations. Joyner retired back in 2019.

Georgia Radio Icon Byron Dobbs Passes

Known as the Voice of Cherokee, lifelong Cherokee County Georgia radio icon Byron Dobbs has died. In his more than 65 years in radio he worked for four-decades at Canton, Georgia radio station WCHK, 35 of those years as General Manager.

Raiders Announce Musburger Replacement

The NFL's L.A. Raiders announced that Jason Horowitz will replace the recently departed Brent Musburger in the radio booth starting with this upcoming season. Horowitz has worked for CBS Sports Network, Westwood One, SiriusXM and ESPNU.

Cromwell Releases McFarland After 11 Years

The Tennessean reports that Darren McFarland was let go by sports station 102.5 The Game in Nashville after more than a decade. McFarland has been on Nashville radio since 2004 and was with The Game since the station flipped to sports in 2011

Magic in Boston Adds Delilah Evenings

Premiere Networks-syndicated personality Delilah has been added to the lineup at Audacy’s WMJX-FM in Boston. Delilah will be heard weekdays and Sundays from 7:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. ET. 

Audacy Promotes In Detroit

Josh Holleman is the new Assistant Brand Manager of WYCD-FM, Detroit. Holleman will continue in his role as morning show co-host for the station.

New iHeart Market President In Portland

Marshal Burgess has been named iHeartMedia Market President for Portland. Burgess, who's spent his entire life in the city of Portland, will now be in charge of iHeart's eight-station cluster in that market.

Promotion At Radio Milwaukee

Kenny Perez has been named as Assistant Program Director and Afternoon Drive Host on WYMS-FM in Milwaukee. His resume includes five years as Audio Production Manager at the station and six years on the air at the University of Wisconsin's WSUW-FM.

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