FROM THE NEW
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

"We’re building a strong
team of advisors
to help
chart a meaningful, relevant future for the Texas Radio Hall Of Fame...


We’ve added experience, strength, and balance to the leadership of our organization and redoubled our efforts to honor the contributions of worthy broadcasters in every format, every Texas market, and every job description in which exemplary performance is present."

TEXAS RADIO HALL OF FAME

Reunion Weekend
& Induction

FRIDAY & SATURDAY | NOVEMBER 4-5, 2022
TEXAS MUSEUM OF BROADCASTING & COMMUNICATIONS
KILGORE, TEXAS


The “City of Stars” is once again rolling out the red carpet for us to make your weekend stay enjoyable and affordable. Venues and attractions are opening exclusively for our guests and a variety of “pick-and-choose-pay-as-you-go” entertainment and hospitality options are available. And, if you’ve never experienced the Texas Museum of Broadcasting & Communications - a Smithsonian-caliber Museum that hosts our annual event - you’re in for a real treat!

Purchase your tickets today!


 

Latest and greatest news


Texas Radio Hall Of Fame
Announces 2022 Inductees

Class of 2022 to be inducted November 5th in Kilgore, TX


Voting has ended and the ballots have been tallied. Twenty Texas broadcasters have been added to the Class of 2022 to be inducted into the Texas Radio Hall of Fame at the Texas Museum of Broadcasting and Communications in Kilgore, Texas on November 5, 2022. The annual TRHOF Reunion and Induction Weekend is open to the public. Schedule, hotel, and ticket information will be posted soon!


The inductees are (in alphabetical order):


Eight Texas Students Receive
Texas Radio Hall Of Fame Scholarships

The Texas Radio Hall of Fame (TRHOF) has awarded individual grants of $1,000 each to eight Texas students pursuing collegiate courses of study related to broadcasting. The honorees and underwriters of the THROF’s inaugural scholarship program were feted on May 19th in the Performance Centre of Houston’s Ensemble Theatre, during a luncheon sponsored by Amber Mostyn and Mostyn Law. 

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The scholarship recipients and their underwriters are:

Malone Graham
The Audacy-Texas Scholarship

Viktor Hargrove
The KTSU 90.9 The Choice Scholarship

Duncan Harmo
The Mike Edmonds Sports Journalism Scholarship

Roy Jimenez
iHeartMedia’s The Beat/Black Information<br>Network Scholarship

Denise Miller
Mostyn Law’s Power of Radio Scholarship

Mario Salazar
The Dan D. Acree Texas Radio Hall of Fame Scholarship

Alexander Weister
Harold Gunn Texas Radio Hall of Fame scholarship

Arianna Xavier
The Cox Media Group Scholarship


Doug Harris Named Executive Director

In 2020, Doug Harris assumed duties as the TRHOF’s Executive Director. Named Billboard Magazine Promotion Director of the Year for his work at Houston’s legendary AOR KLOL-FM, Harris is the recipient of dozens of industry accolades. His service to Texas broadcasters includes stations in Austin, Beaumont, DFW, Midland-Odessa, San Antonio and Tyler and his movie reviews are currently heard on Made in Texas Radio.

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Josh Holstead Accepts Position of Director Emeritus

Veteran Broadcaster Josh Holstead has accepted the position of Director Emeritus of the TRHOF. Known to radio listeners as Rowdy Yates, the award-winning country radio personality and former OM began his service to the TRHOF beginning in 2014 as the organization’s Executive Director. The youngest son of Joe Holstead, the “dean of Texas radio news”, Holstead hosts “The Original Country Gold with Rowdy Yates” which airs in syndication in over 120 US markets.

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Congratulations to the TRHOF Class of 2021

Voting has ended and the ballots have been tallied. Twenty Texas broadcasters have been added to the Class of 2021 to be inducted into the Texas Radio Hall of Fame at the Texas Museum of Broadcasting and Communications in Kilgore, Texas on November 6, 2021.

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Saluting Pioneers of Texas Black Radio

In celebration of Black History Month and in continuing tribute to KTSU’s ‘Journey to 50’ celebration, 90.9 The Choice and the Texas Radio Hall of Fame are teaming up to create a series of audio vignettes spotlighting the people who first brought music, news, and commentary to Black audiences in Texas. The 60-second features will air on KTSU-FM beginning February 6, 2022, and will be voiced by The VIBE Houston content director The Madd Hatta, a 2013 Texas Radio Hall of Fame inductee.

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