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ACM announces radio winners

Tuesday, February 18, 2014 – The Academy of Country Music announced winners in the radio award categories today for the 49th annual awards show.

Winners were:

National Personality: Bobby Bones, Amy, Lunchbox, The Bobby Bones Show (Premiere); Lon Helton, Country Countdown USA (WestwoodOne) (tie).

Major Market Personality: Paul Schadt, Meg & Geof, WKKT/Charlotte, N.C.

Large Market Personality: Lisa McKay, WQDR/Raleigh, N.C.

Medium Market Personality: Andy Ritchie, Alison West, Jimmy Holt, WIVK/Knoxville, Tenn.

Small Market Personality: Bill Barrett, Tim Fox, Tracy Berry, KKNU/Eugene, Ore.

Major Market Staton: KUPL/Portland, WXTU/Philadelphia (tie).

Large Market Station: WCTK/Providence, R.I

Medium Market Station: WBBS/Syracuse, N.Y.

Small Market Station: WUSY/Chattanooga, Tenn.

The remainder of the awards will be handed out April 6 in Las Vegas.

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