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KXIT names new GM

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Rogco Family LLC spokesperson, Leslie Coffee, has announced the new General Manager for KXIT Radio in Dalhart. Jim Hockett, with more than 35 years of radio experience, begins his duties effective August 1. Hockett, originally from South Dakota, has worked in several different states in most capacities of radio (on-air announcer, sports play-by-play, news, advertising, sales manager, and General Manager) including a stint as GM in 2009 in Dalhart before medical issues forces him to return to South Dakota. Some of the highlights of his career include beginning and hosting the first golf radio show in Las Vegas, being involved in Relay for Life events in several cities where he managed radio stations, and becoming involved with the Chamber of Commerce. Hockett says, “I’m looking forward to being a part of the Dalhart community and working with so many positive people and this new ownership group.”

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