Who Is Your Chief Operator?

FCC Rule 73.1870 outlines the requirements of the Station’s Chief Operator. It indicates that “the licensee of each AM, FM, TV or Class A TV broadcast station must designate a person to serve as the station’s chief operator”. In this presentation we will cover the... Read More.

EAS News

A national test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) will be held on Wednesday, August 7 at 2:20 p.m. EDT. All AM/FM/TV broadcast stations and cable television operations are required to interrupt programming for a short message from the

Radio License Renewal Guideline

© 2019 Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. Attorney Advertising. pillsburylaw.com A Radio Broadcaster’s Guide to License Renewal. The FCC’s radio license renewal cycle is now underway, with the first batch of applications due by June 3, 2019. Given that their most recent license renewal... Read More.

FCC Continues Rule Slashing

(January 28, 2019) - Decades worth of regulations are being considered for elimination as the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) continues Chairman Ajit Pai's housecleaning agenda. According to the January issue of Antenna, Midterm Reports are being considered for the chopping block... Read More.

Make your site mobile-friendly. Avoid disappearing from Google.

Over the next few weeks, millions of websites worldwide could start seeing a massive reduction in traffic from smartphone search results.  Two months ago, Google announced that it would soon be overhauling its search-ranking algorithms to give significant smartphone search preference to websites that... Read More.

Radio Station Members Can Save on Online Tools

These days, having a great website is an important part of doing business. Small market radio stations have been falling behind in this due to heavy costs and maintenance involved. Seeing this need, The Mississippi Association of Broadcasters has partnered with