Alpha Media Sports “640 The Hurricane” WMEN Royal Palm Beach FL is adding a daily show hosted by Kevin Rolston. Rolston will continue as host of the “KVJ Show” in mornings on Alpha Hot AC 97.9 WRMF West Palm Beach. “Kevin’s Other Show” will air from 3-4pm on WMEN replacing the first hour of Doug Gottlieb’s Fox Sports Radio show. WMEN-AM – 640 “The Hurricane” sports radio in West Palm Beach today announced that top-rated morning radio personality and self-proclaimed sports fanatic Kevin Rolston of WRMF’s “The KVJ Show” will join 640 “The Hurricane” (WMEN-AM) starting on February 26th for a daily sports radio show for 3-4pm. Rolston’s local sports radio show appropriately titled, “Kevin’s Other Show” will be part of 640’s all-star national lineup including Colin...[Read More]
Alpha Media has relaunched “Fox Sports 640” WMEN Royal Palm Beach FL as “640 The Hurricane“. The rebranding coincides with the announcement that WMEN will serve as the West Palm Beach affiliate for the University of Miami Hurricanes. The station carries the national Fox Sports Radio lineup along with New York Yankees baseball and Florida Panthers hockey. Alpha Media, West Palm Beach changed WMEN from Fox Sports 640 to 640 The Hurricane today, July 3rd. The station will still be an all sports Fox affiliate, but carry more edge and attitude. 640 The Hurricane is also the new radio home for the Miami Hurricanes. The “Canes” will join a play by play lineup that features the New York Yankees, Florida Panthers, and weekly NFL games. In addition to the play by play, the st...[Read More]
Alpha Media is converting its LMA of two West Palm Beach market AMs into an outright purchase. Alpha will acquires Sports 640 WMEN Royal Palm Beach and News/Talk 850 WFTL West Palm Beach from Mark Jorgensen’s ACM JCE IV B LLC for $2 million. Jorgensen purchased the stations out of former owner James Crystal Enterprises’ bankruptcy restructuring in 2013 and has LMA’d the cluster to Alpha and previous cluster owner Palm Beach Broadcasting since August 2015. WFTL and WMEN join an Alpha Media cluster that includes Hot AC 97.9 WRMF, Urban AC “X102.3” WMBX, Country 103.1 WIRK, AC “Sunny 107.9” WEAT and Urban “Beatz 96.3” W242CI/WMBX-HD2.