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Media movers: Sheri Lynch snags national honor

Sheri Lynch
Sheri Lynch

Sheri Lynch of “Bob and Sheri” on WLNK-FM (107.9) wins a prestigious Gracie Award from the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation. She’ll be honored along with Tina Fey, Jada Pinkett Smith and others in Los Angeles in May. …

Tanya Mendis joins WCNC (Channel 36) as an anchor and reporter from an independent station in Phoenix. … Sarah Fortner joins WCNC as weekend meteorologist from the CBS affiliate in Little Rock, Ark. …

Paul Boyd joins the WSOC (Channel 9) investigative team from “Inside Edition,” where he was a New York-based correspondent. … Blaine Tolison joins Channel 9 as morning anchor. He comes from the WSOC’s Cox Media sister station in Orlando. …

Anniversary of note: Matt Harris and Ramona Holloway mark 15 years on the WLNK-FM (“Link” 107.9) afternoon show “Matt & Ramona.” … Tiffany Beckler of Rock Hill will be among the 12 contestants on “Skin Wars,” a body-painting competition, debuting 10 p.m. April 20 on GSN.

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