Conference updates and reminders

17conference2017 KBA Conference
Galt House Hotel
Louisville, KY
October 9-10, 2017

This is a reminder that all attendees must register individually for the KBA Conference. You may register online or download and email to karen@kba.org.

This year, you must register by September 1, 2017. At that point, the room block will be closed. If you have not registered by that date, you and or your station will be charged $100.00 registration fee per person. This does include anyone that comes to the hotel and registers onsite as well. We appreciate you adhering to this new policy. When working with hotels, we have deadlines we must meet for food and beverage and meeting space. Your adherence to this guideline will assist us in havingĀ a great KBA conference.


Travels with Henry

KBA President/CEO Henry Lackey’s travels across the state continued the week of AUgust 7 in Western Kentucky.

Accompanied by District 4 KBA representative Mark Buckles, site visits were conducted at K105 in Leitchfield, WAKY and WKMO in Elizabethtown, WMMG in Brandenburg and WCKQ in Campbellsville.

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On Friday 8/11 Henry traveled to Grayson to celebrate and commemorate the retirement of Jim Phillips, WUGO/WGOH Radio News Director. Jim is retiring after working 70 years in broadcasting which encompasses the areas of newspaper editor, broadcaster and journalist. The KBA is pleased and honored to be a part of this momentous occasion and to honor a true broadcast pioneer!