Station Sales Week Of 9/8
Christian Broadcasting of Greenwood sells CHR “Hot 1240” WGRM and Urban Oldies “Blazin 93.9” WGRM-FM Greenwood MS to Donald Pugh’s Eternity Media Group for $105,000.
Snake River Radio purchases Christian Talk 1490 KRTK Chubbuck/Pocatello ID from Inspirational Family Radio for $20,000.
Humboldt State University acquires Hot AC “95.5 The Bay” KBAE Trinidad/Eureka CA from Airen Broadcasting Company for $70,000. The university has begun operating the station via LMA and has flipped the station to Spanish Public News/Talk “Radio Bilingue“.
John Higgs is buying out the 75% of Broadcast South and its eight stations and one translator in south central Georgia that he doesn’t own for $1.05 million. The company owns Regional Mexican “Que Buena 860” WDMG Douglas, Classic Hits “105.9 The Sting” 920 WHJD/105.9 W290BR Hazlehurst, Oldies 1240 WBHB Fitzgerald, Country “92.5 The Farm” WKZZ Tifton, Classic Rock “93.5 The Eagle” WVOH-FM Nicholls/Waycross, Hot AC “Radio 96.9” WRDO Fitzgerald, Classic Hits 97.9 WDMG-FM Ambrose, and CHR “Shine 101.9” WPNG Pearson.
In a deal not properly filed with the FCC, Viva Media LLC will convert their Time Brokerage of Caroline Smith’s Norteno 105.1 KAMT Channing/Amarillo TX to a purchase for $351,000 minus a $100,000 TBA payment. The deal was filed within a supplement to a petition to deny filed by Smith to Viva’s purchase of CHR “Wild 104.3” KQFX Borger/Amarillo from Tejas Broadcasting.