Station Sales Week Of 8/19
Norsan Broadcasting sells Regional Mexican “La Raza 840” WCEO Columbia SC to Norma Lewis’ 21st Century Broadcasting for $1,138,223.07. The buyer recently acquired 1230 WEZO Augusta GA and flipped it to Gospel “1230 The Blaze“.
Thomas Copenhaver is selling his two stations in Marion VA to CDM Broadcasting. Classic Rock 102.5 WOLD-FM and CHR “Z103.5” WZVA go from TEC2 Broadcasting and TECO Broadcasting respectively to CDM for $651,039. CDM began operating the two stations via Time Brokerage Agreement on August 1.
Educational Media Foundation and Cesar Chavez Foundation are swapping facilities in Fresno/Visalia following a consent decree forced by Cesar Chavez for operating 90.5 KUFW Woodlake CA with commercials. KUFW will go to EMF while 106.3 KVPW Kingsburg goes to Cesar Chavez Foundation. KVPW will return to commercial operation as part of Cesar Chavez’ “La Campesina” network.
High Plains Radio Network acquires Country 1360 KFFA and AC “The Mix 103.1” KFFA-FM Helena AR from Delta Broadcasting for $475,000.
Rogco Family I sells Classic Rock “94.5 The Pulse” 1240 KXIT and 94.5 K233BY Dalhart TX to Jesse Torres’ Double J Productions for $425,000. Torres, who currently hosts afternoons on KXiT, will begin operating the station on September 1, while Rogco retains 99.3 K257FC and the CP for 100.1 KXIT-FM in Dalhart.
After previously requesting and then withdrawing its petition to have 99.3 KXQK Comstock TX turn in its license, George Chambers’ Radio Dalhart is donating the Silent station to Houston Christian Broadcasters.