With Educational Media Foundation closing on its $525,000 purchase of Classic Rock “LA 106.3” KXOR-FM Thibodaux LA and taking the station silent as it prepares to bring the station into its “K-Love” Christian AC network, Coast Radio Group wasted no time to return the format to the Houma LA market. Following KXOR signing off at 2pm yesterday, Coast flipped AC “Sunny 97.7” KDLC Dulac to Classic Rock this morning as “Rock 97.7“. Positioned as “Classic Rock That Really Rocks”, the station is focusing on Rock Hits of the 1970s and 80s.
After ten years in the Last Bastion Divestiture Trust from the Citadel Broadcasting purchase of ABC Radio, Cumulus Media has sold Sports “105.3 The Pro” KINB Kingfisher/Oklahoma City OK to Perry Media Group for $225,000. Perry owns Urban AC “Heart & Soul 92.1” 1140 KRMP/92.1 K221FQ Oklahoma City and Urban “Power 103.5” KVSP Anadarko in the market. Following the sale of its two other Houma LA stations to Lisa Stiglets and Elizabeth McQueen’s JLE, Inc earlier this month, My Home Team Media has sold Classic Rock “LA 106.3” KXOR-FM Thibodaux to Educational Media Foundation for $525,000. EMF will flip the station to its “K-Love” Christian AC network. After the stations it leases were sold to Twin Islands Media Group in February, G...[Read More]
Update 3/30: Giving more credence to the pending move of Country “C107.5” KCIL-FM to 96.7, Sunburst has added C967.com to its portfolio. Original Report 3/2: Sunburst Media has begun shuffling the formats at its Houma, LA cluster as one of its stations prepares for its move into the New Orleans market. Modern Rock “K-Rock 106.3” KXOR Thibodaux has shifted to Classic Rock “Rock Hits Radio LA106.3“. The format has much overlap with sister Variety Hits “96.7 Dan-FM” KMYO. That should be short-lived as 96.7 is likely to assume the Country format of “C107.5” KCIL when that frequency is shifted to Jean Lafitte, LA as a New Orleans targeted station. 967KCIL.com was registered in September. 107.5’s construction permit had expired in...[Read More]