100.5 Richmond

Station Sales Week Of 6/8

The Moody Bible Institute sells 710 WFCM Smyrna/Nashville TN and 94.7 W234DM Smyrna to Iglesia Misionera Jesucristo Viene Pronto for $125,000. The buyer intends to operate the stations with a non-commercial Spanish Christian format. Moody’s Christian programming will remain on their 1200 WFCN/98.7 W254CK Nashville and 91.7 WFCM-FM Murfreesboro. Educational Media Foundation sells 100.5 WLRB Goochland VA to Truth Broadcasting Corporation for $150,000. Truth intends to convert WLRB back to commercial status. While Truth Broadcasting owners Stuart and Nancy Epperson hold no other assests in the Richmond VA market, their Delmarva Educational Association owns Conservative Talk 820 WNTW Chester/97.7 W249CI Bellwood and Chesapeake-Portsmouth Broadcasting owns Christian “The Truth Netwo...[Read More]

EMF Buys In Palm Springs & Richmond

Educational Media Foundation continues its growth with the purchase of stations in Palm Springs and Richmond VA. In Palm Springs, EMF acquires Classic Hits “Valley 105.1” KVGH-FM Bermuda Dunes from S&H Broadcasting for $1.125 million. EMF intends to flip the station to its Christian AC “K-Love” network as a satellite of 91.9 KLVR Middletown CA. The Classic Hits format may survive as S&H sister company retains simulcaster 1270 KVGH Palm Desert, which holds a CP for a new translator 106.5 K293CL Spring Valley as well as Soft AC “CV 104.3” KHCV Mecca. In Richmond, EMF adds Delmarva Educational Association’s rimshot 100.5 WZEZ Goochland for $125,000. The station is currently operated by Red Zebra Broadcasting as “Sports FM 100.5” ...[Read More]

ESPN Richmond Adds FM Simulcast

Red Zebra Sports “950 ESPN” WXGI Richmond, VA will add an FM simulcast via 100.5 WZEZ Goochland, VA. The FM, currently owned by Delmarva Educational Association and programming a Soft AC format as “EZ 100.5“, will flip to a simulcast of WXGI branded as “Sports FM 100.5” on Saturday, February 1 via an LMA. ESPN 950 (WXGI) announced expansion of its broadcast signal, adding 100.5 FM (WZEZ) starting February 1st, 2014. The agreement between Red Zebra Broadcasting and Delmarva Educational Association will extend the market reach for Richmond’s ESPN Radio broadcast on the FM signal with the existing on-air sports talk schedule, which includes local and national talk shows along with additional National and Regional play-by-play events. “We could not be more e...[Read More]