Congressman David Scott 15th Annual Career Fair

JONESBORO, GA—Congressman David Scott will host his 15th Annual Jobs Fair on Friday, April 13, 2018, from 10am to 3pm, at theGeorgia International Convention Center.  Georgia’s top employers will be recruiting job seekers to fill over 4,000 openings and include: Aflac, Chime Solutions, Clayton County, DeKalb County Police, Fayette County Fire Department, FBI, FEMA, FedEx, Gate Gourmet, Georgia Department of Transportation,…

Step-by-Step Instructions for Populating Your Online Public Files

 “This information is provided by the Alabama Broadcasters Association as a general guideline and is not offered as legal advice. Stations should check with legal counsel for additional information.” Step-by-step YouTube video HERE Set-by-step notes from video tutorial Contents of Radio Public Files 010418   1. Create a work sheet for each of your Federal Registration Numbers (FRN). If…

Rule 22 Update

ATLANTA, Ga– Georgia Uniform Superior Court Rule 22 , which governs the use of video and audio recording equipment in courtrooms was significantly changed last year.  The changes go into effect on May 1, 2018.   As before, Rule 22 requests need only be sent to the judge, not to the parties.  The judge will tell the…

We’re Not Gonna Take It Video Contest

ATLANTA, GA– Attorney General Chris Carr is joining the Georgia Association of Broadcasters, the Healthcare Distributors Alliance, the Medical Association of Georgia’s “Think About It” campaign, the Georgia Pharmacy Association, the Kennesaw State Center for Young Adult Addiction and Recovery, the Georgia Prevention Project, the Council on Alcohol and Drugs and the Georgia Council on…

GAB Day at the Capitol Recap

ATLANTA, GA– The Georgia Association of Broadcasters hosted the second annual, GAB Day at the Capitol on Wednesday, January 31st. Building off our successful event in 2017, the GAB arranged an even bigger and better event for this year. The day began with a light breakfast at 8:00 AM with speakers from 8:30 to 11:00. …

Winter Institute Recap

It was a great day to be a broadcaster in Georgia on January 25th! We had one of our most successful Winter Institutes in recent memory at the University of Georgia with the Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication.  We began the day with Breakfast with Counsel. The FCC’s Gary Schonman gave updates on…

GAB Day at the Capitol

ATLANTA, Ga– The Georgia Association of Broadcasters will hold the second annual, GAB Day at the Capitol on Wednesday, January 31st starting at 8 a.m.  Building off our successful event in 2017, the GAB has arranged an even bigger and better event for this year. The day begins with a light breakfast at 8:00 AM…

E. Lanier Finch Scholarship Winners

Five students have been selected as recipients of the E. Lanier Finch Scholarship, presented by the Georgia Association of Broadcasters: Sommer Stockton (Brenau University) Cheyenne Brown (The University of Georgia) Stanley Miller (The University of Georgia) Donovan Harris (The University of Georgia) Charlotte Norsworthy (The University of Georgia) Register here for the scholarship luncheon The scholarship provides financial assistance to deserving students who will carry on the tradition of excellence in Georgia’s broadcasting industry. The purpose of the scholarship is: To encourage a higher standard of professionalism in the broadcasting industry.…