98.7 Dayton

FCC Applications 8/28: Houston Translator Upgrade & Sale

Sales & Moves Primera Iglesia Evangelica de Apostoles y Progfeta’s 106.1 K291CE Rosenberg, TX has been sold to The RAFFT Corporation for $100,000, a $50,000 time brokerage agreement, and providing the seller with a replacement translator for no cost. The sale comes after K291CE applies to increase to 250 watts at 463 meters to expand its coverage of Houston and its southwestern suburbs. It will rebroadcast Cox Media’s 107.5 KGLK-HD3 Lake Jackson. The Estate of John W. Pike has sold 95.9 W240AJ Endicott, NY to Montrose Broadcasting Corporation for $10,000. Concurrently, the translator applies to relocate to 95.5 with 100 watts at -1 meter rebroadcasting 800 WPEL Montrose, PA (Coverage Map). Barrow Radio Broadcasting acquires 96.3 W242AU Athens-Clarke County, GA from Communi...[Read More]

98.7 The Soul Of Dayton Debuts

BCDayton Broadcasting has launched Urban Oldies “The Soul Of Dayton” on 98.7 W254BA Riverside, OH. Being fed by Cox’ 99.1 WHKO-HD3, the translator is resurrecting the brand and identity used by 107.7 WDAO in the 70’s and early 80’s. The WDAO calls are now in use by 1210 AM in the market. The station is promoting it will launch with 15,000 songs commercial free and core artists of the Isley Brothers, Ohio Players, Heatwave, Zapp, Faze-O and Lakeside. W254BA currently operates with 55 watts and has a CP to relocate to Dayton with 56 watts. The translator is owned by Bradlee Beer, who also serves as PD of “Ultimate Oldies” 97.5 WSWO-LP as “Brad LaBarr”. He also owns 101.1 W266BG Dayton that will be programmed by Cox once it completes its C...[Read More]