95.1 New Bern

WRNS Revises On-Air Lineup Following Jim Mantel Retirement

Following the retirement of morning host Jim Mantel on Friday, Dick Broadcasting Country 95.1 WRNS-FM Kinston/New Bern has unveiled its new on-air lineup. The Bobby Bones Show will move into the morning drive slot from sister Country “92.3/101.1 The Wolf” WQSL Jacksonville/WQZL Belhaven. Mantel’s co-host Crystal Legends, who also is WRNS’ Program Director will move into middays replacing voicetracker Jeff Hackett. Recent addition Chase Adams remains in afternoons and Mica in nights. No word yet on what will replace Bones on WQSL/WQZL, however rumors abound in the market about an upcoming format change there. A week from today the Bobby Bones Show will start on WRNS .. & I'm happy.. for those that don't know Bobby Bones – you… Posted by Crys...[Read More]

People Moves 4/18: Draeger To Image WKQX

Nick Draeger is departing his position as Creative Imaging Director at Entercom Alternative “Alt 94.7” KKDO and CHR “106.5 The End” KUDL Sacramento to take the same position at Cumulus Alternative 101.1 WKQX Chicago. Draeger previously imaged 93.5 KDAY Los Angeles and Learfield Sports. I was waiting to post a press release, but since I’ve tip-toed around it, I’ll announce it: I was offered and accepted… Posted by Nick Draeger on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 Cumulus Media announces that it has appointed audio imaging professional Nick Draeger as Creative Imaging Director for Chicago Rock radio station 101 WKQX-FM. Draeger joins Cumulus from Entercom-Sacramento, where he imaged Entercom’s various Rock formats, including KKDO/ALT 94.7. His career also includes im...[Read More]