1450 Pensacola

WOWB Expands To Pensacola

Agape Educational Media Christian AC “Wow 90.9” WOWB Jay FL/Evergreen AL has expanded to the adjacent Pensacola market on Easy Media’s 1450 WBSR/101.1 W266AL Pensacola. WBSR/W266AL had been operating as Sports “ESPN Pensacola” until the abrupt end of that format on June 1. WOWB staffers mentioned on-air that they are currently leasing the new signals, but intend to purchase the stations. https://www.facebook.com/WOW90.9/videos/10155328107132822/

WBSR Drops ESPN; New Format Coming

Easy Media Sports “ESPN Pensacola” 1450 WBSR/101.1 W266AL Pensacola FL abruptly dropped the format on Wednesday afternoon. The station, which was being operated via LMA, informed its staff on Wednesday morning that it was ceasing operations and they were being terminated. WBSR featured three hours of local programming daily and ESPN Radio network programming in other dayparts. The Pensacola News-Journal reports the station will return to the air with a new format. WBSR flipped from AC to Sports in August 2011 under an LMA from Pensacola Sports Radio LLC. The station itself was sold by Frederic T.C. Brewer to his son Dan Brewer in 2016 for $310,253. Dan Brewer then purchased W266AL from Edgewater Broadcasting for $38,000.

Station Sales Week Of 2/19

Station Sales Robert Mahaffey’s KGGF-KUSN Inc. is selling his four Coffeyville KS area stations to SEK Media for $800,000 plus a $100,000 non-compete agreement to the sellers paid over 60 months. SEK Media owned by Kevin, Dorea, Kaleb and Taylor Potter own already own four stations in Bartlesville OK. The four stations being added are News/Talk 690 KGGF Coffeyville, Country “US 98.1” KUSN Dearing, Hot AC “Star 98.9” KQQF Coffeyville and Classic Hits 104.1 KGGF-FM Fredonia KS. Mahaffey will retain his five stations near Rolla MO and four in Stillwater OK. iHeartMedia’s Brunswick Stations Trust sells Classic Hits “Big 92.7” WMOG St. Simons Island GA to Golden Isles Broadcasting for $225,000. WMOG will join a cluster including Country “104...[Read More]