93.7 Scranton/Wilkes-Barre

Cumulus Names Randy Savage As Wilkes-Barre OM/WSJR PD

Cumulus Media has hired Bruce ‘Randy Savage’ Murry as Operations Manager of its cluster in Wilkes-Barre PA and PD/Afternoon Host at Country “93.7 Nash-FM” WSJR Dallas PA. Savage has spent the last 20 years as PD of Renda Broadcasting’s four stations in Fort Myers FL: News/Talk 98.9 WGUF, Country “Gator Country 101.9” WWGR, Variety Hits “102.9 Bob-FM” WJGO, and Hot AC “104.7 The Mix” WSGL. He also hosted afternoons at WWGR. Cumulus Media announces that it has named 29-year radio programming professional Randy Savage (AKA Bruce Murry) as Operations Manager of its five-station cluster in Wilkes Barre/Scranton, PA. Savage was also appointed as Program Director and Afternoon Drive Host of NASH FM 93.7/WSJR-FM. Savage joins Cumulu...[Read More]

Cumulus’ NashFM Expansion Continues

Cumulus’ NashFM Country brand continues to expand across the nation on the eve of Independence Day as more stations become “America’s Country Station”. The five new stations to pickup the Nash branding are: “Nash FM 93.7” WSJR Dallas/Scranton, PA (formerly “Great Country 93.7“) “Nash FM 100.5” WHLZ Marion/Florence, SC (formerly “Wheelz 100.5“) “Nash FM 101.7” KAYD Beaumont, TX (formerly “KD 101“) “Nash FM 102.7” WHKR Rockledge/Melbourne, FL (formerly “The Hitkicker“) “Nash FM 104.9” WKOS Kingsport, TN (formerly “Great Country 104.9“) The five stations join the five stations that relaunched over Memorial Day weekend and the original “Nash FM 9...[Read More]

Great Country Expands To Wilkes-Barre

Cumulus has extended its new “Great Country” brand to Northeastern Pennsylvania as Country “JR 93.7” WSJR Wilkes-Barre rebrands as “Great Country 93.7“. The station revamped at 9:37 this morning into the usual 10,000 songs in a row. The station joins WNNF Cincinnati and W273AR Kalamazoo with the branding and a potential station on 104.9 on the way. The 1450 watt Class A licensed to Dallas, PA will continue to compete with Entercom’s market leading “Froggy 101” WGGY Scranton. In the Fall 2011 ratings, WGGY led with a 9.5 share to WSJR’s 2.0.