100.9 Tuscaloosa

Townsquare Acquires Two & Divests One In Tuscaloosa

The second half of the Tuscaloosa deal has been filed. Townsquare will divest 99.1 WDGM Greensboro AL to Educational Media Foundation for 100.9 W265CG Tuscaloosa and $100,000. EMF will flip WDGM to its Christian AC “K-Love” network as a satellite rebroadcaster of 91.9 KLVR Middletown CA. Townsquare will use their new translator to rebroadcast an HD subchannel of 92.9 WTUG-FM Northport. Original Report 5/3: Townsquare Media is purchasing Classic Country simulcast “Catfish Country” 102.9 WNPT-FM Marion and 1230 WTBC/100.1 W261BT Tuscaloosa AL from John Sisty Enterprises for $550,000. To stay under the ownership limits for the market Townsquare will divest Sports “Tide 99.1” WDGM Greensboro AL to a currently unknown buyer. WTBC and WNPT-FM will join a Towns...[Read More]

FCC Applications 7/17: Mega Heading To FM In Philadelphia

Translator Moves Hope Christian Church of Marlton has proposed relocating 105.7 W289AZ Trenton, NJ to the tower site of Davidson Media’s Spanish CHR “Mega 1310” WEMG Camden where it will operate with 250 watts at 43 meters. The translator would rebroadcast WEMG with coverage of downtown Philadelphia (Coverage Map). The FCC has quickly dismissed Dennis Jackson’s application to shift 103.1 W276BV Greenwich, CT to New Rochelle, NY with 250 watts at 136 meters due to potential interference complaints from listeners of Bridgelight LLC’s 103.1 W276AQ Fort Lee, NJ. W276BV has reapplied to make the move to New Rchelle with just 3 watts (Coverage Map). Red Wolf Broadcasting has filed to modify two of its Construction Permits. 99.5 W258AL Clinton, CT will move to a towe...[Read More]

Translator Report 5/4

Looking back at the rest of the big translator moves from April. Hope Christian Church has been granted a CP for 106.1 W291BA Baltimore to the Television Hill towers where it will operate with 250 watts directionally. The signal will cover all of Baltimore proper and most of the northern and western suburbs of the city while protecting 106.1 WISX Philadelphia and 105.9 WMAL-FM Woodbridge, VA. Programming will come from CBS’ 105.7 WJZ-HD3. EMF’s 91.9 W220DM Parma, OH has been granted a move to 92.7 in downtown Cleveland with 250 watts pointing to the southeast. It will rebroadcast EMF’s K-Love or Air1 programming via an HD subchannel of Clear Channel’s 98.1 WKDD. Radio Power Inc. has applied to make the final move of 103.1 W276BH into Memphis where it will operate wi...[Read More]