Station Sales Week Of 8/24: Sale Leads To Format Change In Sylacauga AL
Lake Broadcasting Inc. agrees to purchase News/Talk 1340 WFEB and 100.9 W265DV Sylacauga AL from Powers Broadcasting Company for $150,000. The buyer, who owns “Kowaliga Country 97.5” WKGA Goodwater AL, began operating the station via Time Brokerage Agreement on August 1 and flipped the station to AC “B101” this week.
After beginning to operate 88.1 WCRJ Jacksonville FL via LMA on August 1, Radio Training Network will purchase the station from Chesapeake-Portsmouth Broadcasting for $2.25 million.
Craig Hanson’s Redrock Broadcasting is expanding in St. George UT with the acquisition of the Construction Permit of 104.1 KSGX Toquerville UT from Audion Communications for $225,000. Redrock owns Classic Hits “Kool 98.9” KRQX Hurricane, Country “102.3 Coyote Country” KUTQ La Verkin, and CHR “Mix 103.1” KURR Hildale in the St. George market.
Buddy Tucker Association sells Christian Preaching 1310 WYND and the CP for 96.1 W241CZ Deland FL to Clarence & Angela Williams’ Proclaim Media Group for $235,000. The buyers began operating the station via Time Brokerage Agreement on August 15. Williams told the West Volusia Beacon that he intends to flip the station to Gospel with Jazz and Standards at night.
Sound In Spirit Broadcasting will acquire Christian Preaching “Good News Radio” 90.9 KMDY Keokuk IA and 89.7 W209CH Qunicy IL from Cornerstone Community Radio for $150,000.
Libertad en Cristo Ministries sells 101.5 KOCD Okeene OK to Belma Raquel Diaz’s Sair Communications for $40,000.
JVC Media will purchase 100.1 W261BA Ocala FL from RFEngineers.com for $150,000. JVC will utilize the translator to rebroadcast 102.3 WXUS-HD2 Dunnellon FL.
Frandsen Media Company will acquire purchase 100.1 K261DB St. Anthony ID from Ted Austin’s Snake River Radio for $35,000 and the agreement to negotiate in good faith a diplex agreement for Frandsen’s 980 KSPZ Ammon ID to relocate onto the tower of one of the seller’s stations. K261DB will rebroadcast an HD subchannel of 107.1 KQEO Idaho Falls.