Update 5/15: With Delta Media taking control of Pitman Broadcasting Services Lafayette cluster, all four stations have dropped their previous formats. 1330 KVOL Lafayette/106.3 KYMK-FM are currently running a silent carrier in place of the former News/Talk format. 1520 KFXZ Lafayette has dropped its Urban AC “Z1520” format in favor of Spanish Adult Hits “Juan“. The Urban AC format has moved back to KFXZ-FM Opelousas as “Z105.9” in place of its previous “Cat Country 105.9” identity. Original Report 4/25: Delta Media Corporation has acquired Pittman Broadcasting Services stations in the Lafayette, LA market. The $900,000 purchase adds News/Talk 1330 KVOL Lafayette/106.3 KYMK-FM Maurice, Country “Cat Country 105.9” KFXZ-FM Opelousas,...[Read More]
Pittman Broadcasting Services flipped formats at a pair of its stations in Lafayette LA on Sunday afternoon. Urban AC/Zydeco “Z105.9” KFXZ-FM Opelousas moves its programming to 1520 KFXZ where it replaces Gospel “Rejoice 1520” KFXZ Lafayette. 105.9 has shifted to Country as “Cat Country 98.9“. Cat Country will feature the syndicated Tony & Kris in mornings, Bill Dutrey from sister “Cat Country 98.9” WUUU Franklinton LA in middays, and station GM Beau Gast in afternoons.