New South Radio launched a pair of new formats for their AM/Translator combos in Jackson MS in December. 780 WIIN Ridgeland/93.1 W225BK Cedar Hill have gone All-Blues as “Blues 93.1“. WIIN had been simulcasting Classic Country “93.5 The Legend” WHJT. 930 WSFZ/107.1 W296DD Jackson has been running a stunt loop of Neil Diamond’s “Cherry Cherry”. The Clarion Ledger picked up on this in late December and New South GSM Bill Rakestraw told the paper “It’s not ready to be announced yet. But we know it’s happening. It’s not stuck,” after some locals posted on Facebook thinking the station was broken. No word yet on what the long term plans for the station are.
Translator Changes Bridgelight LLC has applied to increase 103.1 W276AQ Fort Lee NJ from 35 watts at 136.9 meters to 99 watts with a change in originating station to Cumulus’ 94.7 WNSH-HD4 Newark, which already rebroadcasts Bridgelight’s “Bridge FM” Christian AC format (Coverage Map). Bible Broadcasting applies to increase 93.9 W230CE Charlotte NC from 38 watts at 61.6 meters to 95 watts at 107 meters on 93.7 rebroadcasting their 930 WYFQ (Coverage Map). Edgewater Broadcasting’s CP for 104.1 W281BF Richmond VA proposes an increase from 30 watts at 23.7 meters to 250 watts at 188 meters on 104.3. The translator will rebroadcast an HD subchannel of Summit Media’s 95.3 WKHK Colonial Heights (Coverage Map). Radio Fargo-Moorhead plots the final step in its mo...[Read More]