Amber Alert issued for 3 missing McKinney children

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Amber Alert issued for 3 missing McKinney children.

(KYTX) – An Amber Alert has been issued by the McKinney Police Department for three children who were abducted and believed to be in grave or immediate danger. Police are looking for Domonique Singleton, 29, who is described as a black female, 5’4”, 150 lbs, brown hair, brown eyes and last seen wearing t-shirt and jeans, in connection with their abduction.

The show airs from 5:30pm-7pm (after a 30 minute block of news & weather at 5p), when not preempted by Texas Rangers Baseball, Dallas Cowboys Football or Texas Tech sports. KFYO, previously broadcast a show called ‘Sportstalk’ over the previous decade, but the show was not daily in nature and it featured rotating hosts and timeslots. When the show started, Hyatt was a sports anchor & reporter for KFYO & Z102 (KZII-FM) and Williams was a sports writer and columnist for the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal. Red Raider Football games in 1994 also air on 94.5 KFMX-FM. 1997- In March, KFYO & KZII were officially sold to GulfStar Communications, who also owned KFMX, KKAM & KRLB (now KQBR- 99.5 Blake FM) in Lubbock. This arrangement remains in effect though the 2008-09 athletic season. 1998- In January, KFYO, transitions from analog to digital broadcasting equipment utilizing the latest in computer technology (replacing cart decks with computer based audio, Prophet’s Wizard system) 1998- On December 21, former KFYO Ag Director Ed “Big Ed” Wilkes passes away. “Big Ed” was with KFYO from 1962–1979 and later bought Lubbock radio station KRFE-AM 580 in 1994.

His family still owns KRFE. 1999- At some point during the year, The Rush Limbaugh Program is moved from sister station KKCL to KFYO, airing on tape-delay from 1pm-4pm after Jim Stewart’s Noon Ag Report 2001- January 1. The net-result is the following weekday lineup: 12am-5am Coast to Coast AM, 5am-6am Bloomberg on the Money, 6am-7am Jim Stewart’s Ag Report, 7am-8am KFYO Morning News Hour, 8am-9am Duke & the Doctor, 9am-11am G.

Laura Schlessinger, 5pm-7pm Michael Reagan, 7pm-9pm Bruce Williams and 9pm-12am Ken Hamblin. 2001- On October 15, well known Lubbock broadcaster Jane Prince-Jones joins KFYO and begins hosting a daily morning show from 7am-8am and anchoring news updates throughout the day 2002- KFYO celebrates its 75th Anniversary of Broadcasting. Including a special week of shows during the end of April on the Jane Prince-Jones Show with interviews from Jack Dale, Max Mott (longtime KFYO Newsman), & Jim Stewart 2003- February 21. He broadcast Texas Tech Football through the 1999 season and Red Raider Basketball through the 2002-03 season, his final broadcast came in New York City at the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) 3rd place game, which the Red Raiders won.

After retiring from play-by-play broadcasting Jack has been inducted in the Texas Tech Mass Comm Hall of Fame, the Texas Sports Hall of Fame, and been bestowed with an honorary doctorate from Texas Tech University 2003- June 1. KFYO’s Jane Prince-Jones goes down to the Texas Capitol in Austin and broadcasts a special edition of her morning show during the Legislature’s Special Session on School Finance.

State Representative Carl Isett, Speaker of the House Tom Craddick, and Governor Rick Perry all make special LIVE appearances on her show. 2004- September 24. The first award is Honorable Mention for 2004 Best Sports Play-by-Play (Division B), Texas Tech Lady Raider Basketball with Ryan Hyatt, Crystal Boles, and Kyle Schulein- Producer.

Robert Pratt continues a KFYO tradition by broadcasting his talkshow, Pratt on Texas, live from the state capitol during the Texas Legislative Session. KFYO News broadcasts coverage of May Election Date, which includes the historic vote of Lubbock County approving packaged beer, wine and liquor sales; and sale-by-the-drink throughout the whole county. 2010- February 8. GAP Broadcasting is folded into Townsquare Media, the new operating company for KFYO and its sister stations (KFMX, KKAM, KKCL, KQBR & KZII) 2010- December 26.

Clients included: FOX Business Network; KCBD-TV, Lubbock; 610 Sports, Kansas City (KCSP-AM); SportsRadio 1250, Milwaukee (WSSP-AM); Michigan Wolverines Football Network 2011- July 29. It was a 15-watt operation at that time.” As of July 2012, the only known record of a radio station licensed to Bentonville, Arkansas between 1923-1926 was KFVX in June 1925 (source: Jeff Miller ‘A Chronology of AM Radio Broadcasting 1900-1960′ website [4] ). Kirksey re-purchased the station in 1927, moved it to Breckenridge, Texas, and there secured an increase in power to 100 watts.” At that point forward, everything else known about KFYO’s history matches up to what was previously stated. 2012- October 1.

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