Station Sales Grupo Latino de Radio, a subsidiary of Spanish media conglomerate Prisa, seeks to increase their stake in Spanish News/Talk “Caracol 1260” WSUA Miami from 25% to 100% by buying out Eucario Bermudez for $270,000. One of the first cases of the new streamlined foreign ownership rules that allow foreign companies to outright purchase stations following review by the FCC and other federal agencies. As previously reported, JVC Media has sold Oldies “True Oldies 93.5” WBGF Belle Glade FL to Zoo Communications for $1.1 million. Upon completion of the sale, WBGF will join the Dance “Revolution 93.5” WZFL Islamorada/W228BV Fort Lauderdale/W228BY Miami synchrocast. Jeff Davis’ Imperial Broadcasting Company acquires Adult Hits “Smash Hits” 1330 W...[Read More]
CRS Radio Holdings Variety Hits “104.7 The Point” 1330 WHGM/104.7 W284BE Havre de Grace MD relaunched this morning as “Smash Hits WHGM” The station also debuted a new morning show hosted by Justin Mallow. Mallow joins WHGM from mornings at Pamal Broadcasting CHR “107.1 The Point” WKBE Glens Falls NY. The Smash Hits brand and format comes from Jason Kidd’s New Generation Media. The 1980s centric format stretches from the 1970s to also include some recurrents. WHGM joins stations in Rapid City SD and Ruston LA utilizing the brand.
CRS Radio Holdings Standards 1330 WHGM Havre de Grace, MD has flipped to Classic Hits as “104.7 The Point“. Utilizing the frequency of their FM translator, Hope Christian Church of Marlton’s 104.7 W284BE Havre de Grace, the new format features music from the 1960s through 1980s. WHGM is positioning itself as “Your Feel Good Music Station”.