Station Sales 3/4: EMF Acquires WROK Macon & Swaps With AFA
Educational Media Foundation and American Family Association are swapping a total of ten properties.
EMF will send four stations to AFA: 88.3 KAWA Alice TX, 88.1 KKWA Aransas Pass/Corpus Christi TX, 91.9 KMRL Buras LA and 1220 WKTZ Jacksonville FL. AFA also gains an option to purchase 101.9 W270CD Jacksonville FL. In exchange AFA will send six stations to EMF: 88.1 KAPG Bentonville AR, 91.1 KAPK Grants Pass OR, 88.9 KSUR Mart/Waco TX, 90.3 WBFY Pinehurst NC, 89.7 WZKW Waynesboro MS amd 90.3 K212EF Las Vegas NM.
EMF is also acquiring Classic Rock 105.5 WROK-FM Macon GA from Cumulus’ Joule Broadcasting divestment trust for $625,000. EMF will flip WROK-FM to its “K-Love” Christian AC network upon closing of the deal.
MBM Radio is selling their five station in Eagle Pass and Uvalde TX to Roca Radio for $800,000. The stations are CHR “Power 92.7” KINL Eagle Pass, Classic Rock “U-Rock 93.9” KBNU Uvalde, Tejano “U102.3” KUVA Uvalde, “Coyote Country 104.9” KVOU-FM Uvalde and Tejano 1270 KEPS Eagle Pass. Roca began operating the stations via LMA in December.
Cody and Angela Pursel acquired Classic Country 1360 KOHU and AC 93.7 KQFM Hermiston OR from West End Radio for $637,500.