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Colonial Launches Sports/Rock Hybrid 92-5 FBX Fayetteville NC

Colonial Media + Entertainment has launched Rock/Sports “92-5 FBX” 1450 WFBX/92.5 W223CL Spring Lake NC. Superserving Fort Bragg, just north of Fayetteville, the launch is timed with the sign-on of WFBX’s new FM translator. The station will feature a mix of current and classic rock in morning drive, nights and weekends and syndicated Sports talkers Dan Patrick from 9am-12pm, Jim Rome 12-3pm, and Colin Cowherd 3-6pm. WFBX will also add Army football this fall. WFBX had been simulcasting sister Sports “ESPN 100.1” 1230 WFAY/100.1 W261CX Fayetteville. Rock and Sports are living in perfect harmony at 92.5FM, which went on the air this afternoon. Billed as “92-5 FBX,” the station carries several syndicated sports talk shows, current and classic rock, and is the new...[Read More]

Colonial Media + Entertainment Expands To The Carolinas

Jeff Andrulonis’ Colonial Media + Entertainment has purchased three stations is purchasing Sports “ESPN Fayetteville” 1230 WFAY Fayetteville/1450 WFBX Spring Lake NC and Gospel “Rejoice 1200” WMIR Atlantic Beach/Myrtle Beach SC and four translators from subsidiaries of Astrakel International for an undisclosed price. Colonial currently owns ten stations in New York and Pennsylvania including clusters in Olean NY and Bradford PA and a standalone AM (with pending translator) in Apollo PA. The four translators being acquired are being utilized in the AM Revitalization Waiver Period to be paired with the three AMs being purchased. Andrulonis previously owned 1230 WFAY in the early 2000s before selling it for $850,000. Colonial Media and Entertainment is pleased to...[Read More]