DJ Hot Sauce To Program WYNN

Cumulus Urban 106.3 WYNN-FM Florence SC has named Roderick ‘DJ Hot Sauce’ Grover as its new Program Director. Grover joins WYNN-FM from iHeartMedia Urban 107.5 WGCI Chicago where he served as Mix Show Coordinator and weekend/fill-in host. He has also worked on-air at WKKV Milwaukee, WIKS New Bern, WZHT Montgomery, and KMJJ Shreveport. He will also host afternoons at WYNN-FM. DJ Hot Sauce fills the opening created by the transfer of BigMMike to sister “E93” 93.1 WEAS-FM Savannah GA in April. Cumulus Media announces that it has appointed Roderick Grover – known on-air as DJ Hot Sauce – as Program Director for Urban radio station WYNN-FM 106.3 in Florence, SC. DJ Hot Sauce was previously Mix Show Coordinator and On-Air Personality for WGCI-FM in Chicago. Prior to that, he held rad...[Read More]

Community Broadcasters Acquires Miller Communications

Community Broadcasters will pay $2.5 million for Miller’s 12 stations, 10 translators, and 3 LPTV CP’s. Excluded from the sale is 93.9 WSCZ Winnsboro, SC which was sold to Alpha Media last month and three translators: 94.9 W235CH St. Matthews, 98.7 W254CE and 99.5 W258CP both in Orangeburg. Community has begun operating their new acquisitions via Time Brokerage Agreement. Original Report 9/8: Jim Leven and Bruce Mittman’s Community Broadcasters are making a big expansion into South Carolina with the purchase of Harold Miller’s Miller Communications 12 stations in Florence, Orangeburg, and Sumter. Community Broadcasters currently operates sixteen stations in the New York markets of Elmira, Ogdensburg, Olean, and Watertown. While terms of the acquisition have yet to b...[Read More]

WDAR Florence Shifts To Christian AC

Qantum Communications has shifted AC “Sunny 105.5” WDAR-FM Darlington/Florence, SC to Christian AC. Now branded as “Positive Hits”, the station is utilizing programming from Salem Radio Networks including Doug & Jaci Velasquez in mornings and Andrea Jaxon at night. The station registered a 3.4 share in the Spring 2013 Arbitron ratings with its prior format.

ESPN Radio Returns To Florence

Miller Communications has flipped Rhythmic Oldies “Jammin 98.9” 1230 WOLH Florence/1260 WHYM Lake City/98.9 W255BD Darlington, SC to Sports “ESPN 98.9“. The station’s “Pressbox With Allen Smothers” remains in mornings, but shifts from 7-9am to 8-10am. The regionally syndicated “Sportstalk with Phil Kornblut” moves from sister News/Talk “Live 95.3” WFRK and will run from 6-8pm. The remainder of the station’s lineup will come from ESPN’s national offerings. The stations replace Cumulus’ “100.1 The Fan” WWFN as the ESPN Radio affiliate in the Florence market. WWFN switched to CBS Sports Radio with the network’s debut in January. WOLH, WHYM, and W255BD had just flipped to its Rhythmic Oldies f...[Read More]