Townsquare Acquires Two & Divests One In Tuscaloosa
The second half of the Tuscaloosa deal has been filed.
Townsquare will divest 99.1 WDGM Greensboro AL to Educational Media Foundation for 100.9 W265CG Tuscaloosa and $100,000. EMF will flip WDGM to its Christian AC “K-Love” network as a satellite rebroadcaster of 91.9 KLVR Middletown CA. Townsquare will use their new translator to rebroadcast an HD subchannel of 92.9 WTUG-FM Northport.
Original Report 5/3: Townsquare Media is purchasing Classic Country simulcast “Catfish Country” 102.9 WNPT-FM Marion and 1230 WTBC/100.1 W261BT Tuscaloosa AL from John Sisty Enterprises for $550,000.
To stay under the ownership limits for the market Townsquare will divest Sports “Tide 99.1” WDGM Greensboro AL to a currently unknown buyer. WTBC and WNPT-FM will join a Townsquare Tuscaloosa cluster that includes Urban 92.9 WTUG-FM Northport, Country “95.3 The Bear” WFFN Coaling, CHR “B101.7” WBEI Reform, and Gospel “790 The Truth” WTSK Tuscaloosa.