A lot of work goes in to putting Heartland Football Friday on the air. From scheduling, to driving, to editing the highlights, it takes several hours to get the final product.
We thought it would be interesting to let you see some of the sights of what goes on behind the scenes of Heartland Football Friday.
Sports Director Todd Richards and Photographer Kenny Lambrecht edit highlights of the AJ/West Frankfort game.
Producer Tye Smith makes calls to find get scores of football games.
Chief Photographer John Morgan edits highlights from the Carbondale/Murphysboro game. John had a great shot of some of the lightning near the stadium that caused the postponment of the game.
Computer screen of the highlights being edited of the Carbondale/Murphysboro game.
Photographer Don Frazier edits hightlights from the Farmington Jamboree.
Producer Tye Smith and Assistant Chief Engineer Mike Murphy tune in a satellite live shot from Chad Fryman in Kentucky.
Director Derek Dickerson gets ready for the start of Heartland Football Friday.
Audio Engineer Kevin Sanders setting microphone levels during the broadcast of Heartland Football Friday.
Sports Director Todd Richards in the studio during the broadcast of Heartland Football Friday.
Producer Greg Webb works on timing the show.