Country Aircheck Weekly (3/19)

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» Thomas Medicine: As reported yesterday (3/18) via Breaking NewsCumulus Corporate PD/Country, VP/Classic Hits and PD of Classic Hits WLS-FM/Chicago Brian Thomas has been named PD for the company's WKHX/Atlanta. He succeeds Scott Lindy, who exited Friday (BN 3/16). Thomas joined Cumulus as PD of WNSH/New York in 2014 (BN 4/28/14) and moved to Chicago a year later (BN 7/28/15). Prior Country programming stops include WQYK/Tampa. Reach him here.


» K-Bull By The Horns: Radio veterans Lexi Papadopoulos and Jared "Banks" Danielson have joined Cumulus' KUBL (K-Bull 93.3/Salt Lake City for mornings, replacing Tommy and Joe Johnson, who joined the station for a second time nearly three years ago (CAT 7/23/15). The Lexi & Banks show starts Wednesday (3/21). "They are fun, engaging and exciting," says PD Travis Moon. "I can't wait for our listeners to experience their awesome chemistry and make them a part of their everyday life." The pair's history in the market includes four years on Broadway's Top 40 KUDD.


» Carina, Carina: Scripps WCYQ/Knoxville night personality Carina Lime Stewart was named the permanent morning co-host with Opie Joe as Q Mornings With Opie And Carina. "I am excited and ready to begin this journey with Opie," Stewart tells Country Aircheck. "I graduated from the University Of Tennessee, so to get this opportunity in the town I call home is really special to me." Stewart's been filling in mornings following the August departure of Krisha Brook (CAT 8/22). Reach her here.