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…

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…

2018 GAB Hall of Fame Inductee Art Sutton

Art Sutton, owner of Georgia-Carolina Radiocasting, will be inducted as part of the 2018 Georgia Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame on Jan. 25.  Since the tender age of 15, Sutton has been involved in broadcasting, starting with his home-town station, WOGA in Syvlester, Ga. By 1982 while attending Abraham Baldwin College in Tifton, Sutton…

2018 GAB Hall of Fame Inductee Tim McVay

Tim McVay spent his entire career with Cox Television, the majority of which was in Atlanta. He moved up through the ranks of sales, sales management and station management in Dayton, Pittsburgh, San Francisco and Atlanta.  He recently ended his 39-year career at the end of 2017 after running Atlanta’s dominant #1 TV station, Channel…

2018 Hall of Fame Inductee Mary Jones

WJBF’s Mary Jones will be inducted into the Georgia Association of Broadcasters Hall of Fame on Jan. 25, 2018 after fashioning a nearly 50 year career in broadcasting. Jones, the local program director for the Augusta TV station, has spent her entire career at the station. No matter what her role, she has been actively…