97.9 Greenville NC

Urban AC Fresh 97.9 To Launch In Greenville NC

Less than four months after Inner Banks Media flipped Variety Hits “G97.9” W250CJ Winterville/Greenville and 94.3 WRHD-HD2 Farmville NC to Soft AC “Easy 97.9“, the format wheel will spin again on Monday, November 20. This time W250CJ will flip to Urban AC as “Fresh 97.9” under new Program Director/Midday host Brian ‘B’ Paiz. W250CJ will also carry the syndicated Russ Parr Morning Show and Keith Sweat Hotel starting in January. The new format will compete directly with Beasley Media’s market leading “101.9 Kiss-FM” WIKS New Bern. Inner Banks Media also owns Talk 94.1 WNBU Oriental/New Bern, Sports “94.3 The Game” WRHD Farmville/Greenville, Country “Thunder Country 96.3” WRHT Morehead City, and News/Talk 103.7 WTIB Williamston...[Read More]

G97.9 Launching In Greenville, NC

Inner Banks Media will launch Variety Hits “G97.9” W250CJ Winterville/Greenville, NC via 94.3 WRHD-HD2 Farmville this week. Dylan McKay serves as Operations Manager/Program Director and morning host. The station will operate commercial free until August 1.

Station Sales Week Of 12/12

Cox Media acquires the CP for 99.5 W258CN Jacksonville, FL from Barry Magrill for $350,000. The translator will operate with 250 watts at 268 meters and rebroadcast an HD subchannel of Cox’s 104.5 WOKV-FM. TSJ Radio is converting its LMA of Spanish CHR “Mega 97.7” WOXY Mason/Cincinnati to a purchase. TSJ will pay Queen Cities Broadcasting $900,000 for the station. One of two stations licensed to operate on 87.9, KSFH Mountain View, CA is being transferred by St. Francis High School of Mountain View to Mountain View Public Broadcasting for $20,000. Some of the principles of the buyer own Indian targeted stations in California, Washington, and Canada. North Texas Radio Group sells silent 95.3 KOME-FM Meridan, TX to Chisolm Trail Communications for $130,000. A court order se...[Read More]