ATLANTA-BASED RADIO HOST AND PRODUCER JOHN LEMLEY
NAMED ANCHOR OF DAILY NEWSCAST ON
CRIME STORIES WITH NANCY GRACE
ON SIRIUSXM TRIUMPH CHANNEL 111
The [L] Agency, LLC
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 16, 2019
ATLANTA – Atlanta-based radio host and producer John Lemley has been named anchor of the Crime Online News Update, a daily newscast feature of Crime Stories with Nancy Grace on SiriusXM Satellite Radio. The program airs weekdays at 12pm ET on SiriusXM’s Triumph Channel 111, as well as on radio stations across the U.S. and on Nancy Grace’s Crime Stories podcast.
In addition to his work on SiriusXM, Lemley also anchors Momentum, an online TV news roundtable program for the city of Peachtree Corners, Georgia that addresses topics impacting the greater metro-Atlanta area.
Beginning in 1997, Lemley hosted and produced a variety of news and arts programs for Atlanta’s NPR affiliate, 90.1 WABE. In 2015, Lemley moved his cultural program, City Café to WMLB-Atlanta, where the show was expanded and retooled to focus purely on classical music and arts interviews. Also in 2015, Lemley began serving as occasional news anchor for Atlanta radio stations WSTR (Star 94) and WYAY (News Radio 106.7).
Over the past two decades, Lemley has garnered numerous accolades and awards. He has been named “Best Drive-Time DJ” by the staff of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution for his work as host of the news magazine, All Things Considered. Atlanta Magazine chose Lemley and City Café as “Best of the Dial.” He is also a recipient of a GLAAD media award and has been honored by the Georgia Association of Broadcasters for his work on City Café.
Lemley graduated from Birmingham-Southern College in 1990 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in musical theatre. He also studied Latin at Emory University in Atlanta. Lemley lives in Atlanta with his husband, Mike Selk.
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