Locally owned WMYL 96.7 Merle FM is proud to announce that its afternoon personality, Jack Ryan, has been nominated as On Air Personality of the Year by the Academy of Country Music!
The morning show team on Merle FM , Big D and Bubba, is also nominated as National On Air Personality of the Air!
Merle FM signed on in 2007 playing a mixture of New and Classic Country, Total Country and is celebrating 10 years on the air in Knoxville. Merle FM has received 3 ACM nominations in the last 4 years: 2012 Jack Ryan / Merle FM On Air Personality of the year 2012 Merle FM Country Radio Station of the year 2016 Jack Ryan / Merle FM On Air Personality of the year
Ron Meredith , managing partner of Merle FM said “when I see the caliber of radio stations that are also nominated it humbles me that we compete on this level. Jack Ryan is the best of the best. He is a great partner, a great on air personality, a tremendous community advocate, and truly a great friend. We are lucky to have him at Merle FM.”
From all of us at Merle FM: Thank you East Tennessee for keeping us around now for 10 years and now for the 3rd time seeing our radio station and our on air staff recognized as one of the top stations in the United States of America by the Academy of Country Music!