AM 1260 The Rock, WCCR Cleveland, received two awards from the Eternal Word
Television Network (EWTN) at the network’s annual Catholic Radio Conference held in
Phoenix September 29th and 30th.
The conference was a gathering of EWTN radio affiliates from throughout the United
States and is the first in-person conference held since 2019.
EWTN Chairman and CEO Michael P. Warsaw presented two awards to the station at
the awards dinner on the final night of the conference. The first was a plaque
congratulating the station on its fifth anniversary, which was in 2020.
The second award, a crystal microphone, was in recognition of the best video submitted
by EWTN radio affiliates. The video includes testimonials from four listeners and was
used by the station for the #weGIVECATHOLIC campaign on Giving Tuesday.
Accepting the awards and representing AM 1260 The Rock were Executive Director
Bernadette Boguski, and St. Peter The Rock Media co-founding board member Dick
The two-day conference included a pilgrimage to the Our Lady of Solitude Poor Clare
Monastery in Tonopah, AZ, a reception hosted by Catholic Answers staff, and
presentations by various EWTN radio and television program hosts including Johnnette
Williams, Fr. Mitch Pacwa, SJ, and Warsaw. Fr. Robert Spitzer SJ, host of “Father
Spitzer’s Universe,” gave the keynote address on The Shroud of Turin.
AM 1260 The Rock, WCCR Cleveland, is operated by St. Peter The Rock Media, a non-
profit lay apostolate. The station began broadcasting on May 11, 2015, and provides
24/7 faithful, engaging Catholic programming as an affiliate of EWTN