Educational Media Foundation has closed on its $625,000 purchase of “Rock 105.5” WROK-FM Macon GA from Cumulus Media’s Joule Broadcasting divestiture trust. WROK-FM has flipped from Rock to EMF’s “K-Love” Christian AC network. That had been heard in the market on the combination of Flinn Broadcasting’s 102.1 WWWD Bolingbroke and EMF’s 102.5 WZCH Warner Robins.
Station Sales Educational Media Foundation and American Family Association are swapping a total of ten properties. EMF will send four stations to AFA: 88.3 KAWA Alice TX, 88.1 KKWA Aransas Pass/Corpus Christi TX, 91.9 KMRL Buras LA and 1220 WKTZ Jacksonville FL. AFA also gains an option to purchase 101.9 W270CD Jacksonville FL. In exchange AFA will send six stations to EMF: 88.1 KAPG Bentonville AR, 91.1 KAPK Grants Pass OR, 88.9 KSUR Mart/Waco TX, 90.3 WBFY Pinehurst NC, 89.7 WZKW Waynesboro MS amd 90.3 K212EF Las Vegas NM. EMF is also acquiring Classic Rock 105.5 WROK-FM Macon GA from Cumulus’ Joule Broadcasting divestment trust for $625,000. EMF will flip WROK-FM to its “K-Love” Christian AC network upon closing of the deal. MBM Radio is selling their five station in E...[Read More]