Radio One Sells Detroit Heritage Station WCHB, Mildred Gaddis Will Move to Praise 102.7
"The Mildred Gaddis Show," which currently airs 10 a.m.-1 p.m. on WCHB AM and 99.9 FM, will move to Praise 102.7 from 10 a.m.-noon. Gaddis, who is celebrating a 40-year career in radio, will also provide news cut-ins on the "Mason and Coco in the Morning Show" on KISS 105.9 FM.
FROM RADIO ONE- Radio One has agreed to sell 15kW News/Talk WCHB-AM (1200) Detroit to Crawford Broadcasting, while shifting anchor talent to new frequencies. The deal is expected to close within the next 90 days. “The Mildred Gaddis Show,” which has been a staple in Detroit on WCHB, will move to co-owned Gospel WPZR-FM from 10am to noon following closing. Syndicated Tom Joyner, which is simulcast on WCHB will continue on 99.9 FM, weekdays from 6-10am.
Gaddis, who is commemorating 40 years in radio, will also join the unique hometown show, “Mason and COCO in the Morning” handling daily personality news cut-ins on WDMK-FM (Kiss 105.9 FM).
Following the completion of the sale of WCHB, Radio One Detroit will become a three cluster market of FM Urban stations consisting of KISS 105.9, Hot 107.5 and Praise 102.7.