Bill Whitley, Director of Media Services Group has been granted court ordered management of the station from Albert and Ricky Benavides due to lack of payment of $250,000 towards their purchase of the station. Whitley will be responsible for placing the station up for sale to recoup the money owed.
A new operator may already have been found. Walker Broadcasting & Communications has registered 1057Edge.com and a Facebook page for “105.7 The Edge” is live a promising an Alternative Rock format headed by the WNCI Columbus based Dave & Jimmy in the morning.
Walker Broadcasting & Communications owns Classic Country “Rebel Radio 1420” KJDL and Country “Red Dirt Rebel 105.3” KJDL-FM in the Lubbock market.