After several years without an independent manager to direct programming and news content, KBLU will now be helmed by program/news director Kelley Ray.
Ray brings more than 20 years of news radio experience from operations he managed in Florida and Arkansas.
Local Allstate agency owner Jeanne Weatherly received the Allstate Agency Hands in the Community Award for her commitment to helping others and community service.
Because of Weatherly's outstanding voluntaryism, the Allstate Foundation awarded a $1,000 grant to Pine Strawberry Fuel Reduction Inc. in Pine.
The foundation awards $2 million every year to nonprofit organizations across the country in honor of dedicated Allstate agency owners who give back to their communities through outstanding voluntaryism. Now in its 60th year, the foundation has contributed more than $300 million to communities around the country.
Goodwill of Central Arizona has hired Rebecca Drabent as business relations account executive in Yuma. For more information, call the Yuma office at 783.4190.
Drabent has an extensive background in business-to-business customer service and sales, having worked for organizations such as American Express and in the call center at America West Airlines.
She also worked in corporate sales for the Clarion Hotels and has experience handling national accounts.
Most recently, she had been running the Manpower office in Yuma