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January 14, 2020 – DPS Receives $2.3 Million Grant from Howard G. Buffett Foundation to Launch Jerry J. Dawson Civic Leadership Institute

Decatur, IL – Leaders from Decatur Public Schools and the Decatur Public Schools Foundation today accepted a gift totaling more than $2.3 million from the Howard G. Buffett Foundation to launch the Jerry J. Dawson Civic Leadership Institute. The Jerry J. Dawson Civic Leadership Institute will offer DPS students a program designed to raise awareness…Continue Reading

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November 18, 2019 –  Steve Bridge Honored by the National Association of Farm Broadcasters 

Neuhoff Media Springfield’s Agri-Business Director, Steve Bridge, received The Doan award from the National Association of Farm Broadcasters (NAFB), Thursday, November 14, at the Association’s annual meeting in Kansas City, MO.  The Doan recognizes reporting skill, thoroughness, and attention to audience interest.  Bridge won the award based on his series of reports for WFMB AM/FM…Continue Reading


November 14, 2019 – Neuhoff Communications President/CEO Beth Neuhoff honored with 2019 American Free Enterprise Companion Medal

Beth Neuhoff, CEO/President of Neuhoff Communications, honored by Palm Beach Atlantic University with the 2019 American Free Enterprise Companion Medal. This honor is in recognition of her commitment to and practice of the principles of Palm Beach Atlantic’s private economic system. Palm Beach Atlantic takes pride in the success of American Free Enterprise Day. Since…Continue Reading

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October 7, 2019 – Neuhoff Media Springfield’s Diana Williams announced as honoree of the 2019 Susan G. Komen Memorial Outstanding Media Service Award

Neuhoff Media Springfield’s Diana Williams announced as honoree of the 2019 Susan G. Komen Memorial Outstanding Media Service Award. Williams will be honored at the annual Pink Promise Survivor Fashion Show & Luncheon on Thursday, October 24th. The Outstanding Media Service Award is presented annually to a media partner for outstanding support of the mission…Continue Reading

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July 17, 2019 – Neuhoff Media’s Dianna Towns and Taylor Brown announced as two of Rising Through the Ranks Scholarship Winners

Rising Through the Ranks Seminar announced the 2019 scholarship winners presented by Radio Advertising Bureau (RAB), BMI and Mentoring and Inspiring Women in Radio. Among the 29 scholarship winners are Neuhoff Media’s Dianna Towns and Taylor Brown. Dianna, Taylor and the other scholarship winners will be attending this year’s seminar in August at the BMI…Continue Reading

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June 25, 2019 – Taylor Brown joins WFMB-FM as Morning Co-Host

Taylor Brown, Director of Promotions for Neuhoff Media Springfield, is going country as the new morning co-host of 104.5 WFMB. Brown has been with Neuhoff Media since 2012 and previously was on middays on 99-7 The Mix (WXAJ-FM). Brown is teaming up with John Spalding to co-host the WFMB-FM morning show, renamed “John and Taylor…Continue Reading

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May 13, 2019 – Neuhoff Media Danville to Co-host Techstars Startup Seekend, Small Town Advantage Event

Neuhoff Media is collaborating with the Trep School, Small Business Development Center at DACC and Vermilion Advantage to promote local businesses and entrepreneurial problem solving at Startup Weekend Danville. Entrepreneurs and leaders will gather in Danville, Illinois, June 21-23 for Techstars Startup Weekend. The 54-hour event will be held at Danville Area Community College. Techstars…Continue Reading


May 6, 2019 – Neuhoff Media Garners 20 IBA Silver Dome Nominations

The Illinois Broadcasters Association (IBA) has released the list of its finalists for the 2019 Silver Dome Awards, and Neuhoff Media has received 20 nominations. The winners will be announced at the annual Illinois Broadcaster Association Silver Dome Awards Gala on June 13thin Normal, Illinois. Nominations for Medium Market Radio: Best Radio Spot News Coverage…Continue Reading


April 2019 – The International Broadcasters Idea Bank (IBIB) Recognized the Neuhoff Media Decatur and Springfield

 The International Broadcasters Idea Bank (IBIB) recognized the Neuhoff Media radio stations in Decatur and Springfield, Illinois, for their part in supporting the community relief efforts following the December 2018 Taylorville, IL tornado.  The audience and business community came together to raise $50,000 in just one day for the Taylorville Food Panty. A EF3 tornado stuck…Continue Reading


April 9, 2019 – Neuhoff Communications President/CEO Beth Neuhoff joins panel on DOJ and the Broadcast Marketplace at the National Association of Broadcasters Radio Show

Beth Neuhoff, CEO/President of Neuhoff Communications, participated on a panel Tuesday, April 9that the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Radio Show in Las Vegas that discussed the relationship between broadcasters and the Department of Justice (DOJ). Over the last few decades broadcasters have focused primarily on the FCC reforming its ownership rules the DOJ has…Continue Reading

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March 27, 2019 – Neuhoff Media Lafayette Named Small Business of the Month by Greater Lafayette Commerce

Neuhoff Media Lafayette received a distinguished honor by being named the March 2019 Small Business of the Month by Greater Lafayette Commerce. The Greater Lafayette Commerce Small Business of the Month/Year Program (SBOM) is designed to recognize the dedication, innovation and entrepreneurial spirit displayed by Greater Lafayette Small Businesses. The goal of the monthly award is to…Continue Reading


March 19, 2019 – Neuhoff Communications Launches Fast Forward Program

Neuhoff Communications has launched the inaugural class of the Fast Forward Leadership Program. The Neuhoff leadership team nominated several candidates for consideration and six were chosen: Chad Baker, Neuhoff Media Danville; Taylor Brown, Neuhoff Media Springfield; Jeremy Hardman, Neuhoff Media Bloomington; Emily Phillips, Neuhoff Media Decatur; Amanda Van Meter, Neuhoff Media Lafayette and Dianna Towns,…Continue Reading


January 11, 2019 – Neuhoff Media’s VP of Programming Mike Shamus named one of Radio Ink’s Best Country Program Directors for 2019

Mike Shamus, Neuhoff Communication’s Vice President of Programming, WKOA-FM PD and NM-Lafayette OM was named by Radio Ink Magazine as one of the Best Country Program Directors for 2019. Program directors’ list of responsibilities is endless. Competition for listeners has never been greater and they need to produce the best content, find and teach local…Continue Reading

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January 3, 2019 – Neuhoff Media to host Economic Forecast 2019

Economic Forecast 2019 will be held on Thursday, January 31stfrom 7:30-9:00am at the Bremer Conference Center at Danville Area Community College.  The event will feature a report from Vicki Haugen along with interactive discussions focusing on Manufacturing, Health Care and Education.   Tickets are $10 each with proceeds being directed to the Vermilion Advantage in support…Continue Reading


January 3, 2019 – Kathy Byerly Named General Manager Neuhoff Decatur

Neuhoff veteran earns top position in award winning cluster. Kathy Byerly has been named Vice President/ General Manager of the Neuhoff Media-Decatur cluster. Byerly has been serving as the Associate General Manager/DOS of the five station and digital group which has earned multiple awards including its third NAB Crystal in the past year.  Byerly continues a…Continue Reading

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November 21, 2018 – Neuhoff Media Lafayette’s Feed the Need Day

On Wednesday, November 21st, Neuhoff Media Lafayette partnered with Food Finders Food Bank to raise meals for the 10th annual Feed the Need Day. This year all five radio stations were spread out at four Payless Supermarket locations to collect donations. The event also teamed up with local area schools in Classroom Superstars Program. The…Continue Reading