Broadcasters Foundation of America

Join us in supporting the Broadcasters Foundation of America, a charity devoted to helping broadcasters dealing with hardship. The GAB is proud to support this unique mission and encourages you to help spread the word about the organization and help to ensure no broadcaster’s request for help goes unanswered. Learn how you can help now: CLICK HERE…

Details

GAB Request Charges Be Dropped Against Fannin County Journalist and Attorney

On Tuesday, July 5th the GAB issued an opinion in a press release requesting charges be dropped against a journalist for requesting public records. While the journalist was not a broadcaster the GAB believes that an abuse of Opens Records against any journalist is a threat to all journalists. Our press release was widely distributed…

Details

Answering Questions On New EAS Reporting System

Here are some of the FAQs with helpful resources Geographical Zones Georgia stations should use the geographic zone assigned to them in the Georgia State EAS Plan, which is available at http://gab.org/services/eas/ FCC staff indicate it is possible a geographical zone is not yet in the FCC system. To correct this, select “ADD A GEOGRAPHICAL ZONE”…

Details

GAB & GDOT Offer Tips For Surviving Busy Summer Construction Schedule

Plan ahead. Before you get into your car – call 511 or visit 511ga.org for real-time information about statewide road conditions. View a statewide list of summer construction projects before traveling CLICK HERE Seek commute options like carpooling, GRTA, MARTA or county transit. Be flexible – if your employer agrees, consider telework, compressed work week or…

Details

Order GABBY & Merit Duplicates Now

GABBY and Merit duplicate awards are now available for order. To order please call our office at 770-395-7200 during normal business hours. Pricing GABBY = $56 Merit = $60 Payment Options: Check or Credit Card Checks can be mailed to: 6 West Druid Hills Dr. NE, Suite 330, Atlanta, GA 30329 Requests will be sent…

Details