March 1, 2018, all radio stations (both commercial and noncommercial) will be required to have fully activated their FCC-hosted online public inspection file. Do you know what is required to be in compliance with the FCC rules? David Oxenford and David O’Connor of Wilkinson Barker Knauer LLC presented a very informative 1-hour webinar on the topic.… Read More “Online Public File Webinar”Read More
Congratulations to our 2017 Scholarship Winners! They will be recognized at the annual Student Day Lunchon on March 30 at the Skirvin Hotel in Oklahoma City.
- Joanna Grace Babb, Oklahoma City Community College
- Zayna Haliburton, Cameron University
- Reagan Hayes, University of Oklahoma
- Reagan Ledbetter, University of Oklahoma
- Charles Jackson, Southeastern Oklahoma State University
- Jayson King, Southeastern Oklahoma State University
OAB offers condolences to the friends and family of Hall of Fame member William A. Weaver, who died February 25, 2017. Mike Askins, general manager of KGFF in Shawnee, offers this wonderful tribute to his friend and mentor:
Oklahoma Broadcasting Legend William A.… Read More “OAB Says Farewell to William A. Weaver OAB Hall of Fame”Read More
Congratulations to TJ, Janet, & Jrod, KJYO, Oklahoma City, OAB’s 2016 Metro Radio Personalities of the Year!
The Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters is proud to announce that Bob Barry Jr. has been elected into the prestigious OAB Hall of Fame.
Starting in 1980 while at OU as a Journalism major calling high school
football games, Bob’s infectious enthusiasm was the hallmark of his prolific career.… Read More “Bob Barry Jr. Elected into OAB Hall of Fame”
Oklahoma lost a Hall of Famer, a pioneer and a passionate radio man last night. Bill Payne was the Complete Broadcaster and was inducted into the OAB Hall in 2014. Bill was 76 years old. The inscription on his plaque is below:
KWHP AM, Cushing, is where William Haydon Payne started his career at age 12 in 1951.… Read More “Remembering Oklahoma Hall of Fame Broadcaster Bill Payne”