Brian Best Obituary Watertown NY, Froggy 97 News Director Has Passed Away

A cherished member of the Watertown, New York, broadcasting community passed away on Thursday, October 5, 2023. After passing away, Brian Best, the news director at Stephens Media Group’s Froggy 97, left behind a legacy of quality, volunteerism, and steadfast dedication.

Born and raised in Watertown, Brian Best was deeply connected to the North Country. He attended Jefferson Community College, where he pursued an Associate of Arts and Sciences degree in Business Administration and Management, General. This early education laid the foundation for his future career, instilling in him a strong work ethic and a commitment to excellence.

However, Best’s contributions extended far beyond his career in broadcast radio. He was an active member of the Boy Scouts of America, where he served as a Senior Patrol Leader and later as a Scoutmaster. His involvement in the Boy Scouts demonstrated his dedication to mentorship and shaping the lives of young individuals, instilling values that would serve them throughout their lives.

In a world where news is constantly evolving, Brian Best stood as a beacon of integrity and professionalism. His commitment to delivering the truth, no matter how challenging, set a high standard for journalism. His passing leaves a void in the broadcasting community that will be difficult to fill.

To his family, friends, coworkers, and all who had the privilege of knowing him, Brian Best will be remembered not just as a News Director, but as a compassionate, dedicated, and genuinely caring individual. His legacy will live on through the lives he touched and the stories he shared.

As Watertown mourns the loss of a true broadcasting icon and community leader, let us also celebrate the life and achievements of Brian Best. He will forever remain in the hearts and memories of those who had the honor of knowing him, and his impact on the North Country will be felt for generations to come.