Beasley Sports “99.3 ESPN” WWCN Fort Myers Beach FL has named Pete Sheppard as new co-host of its afternoon show with Craig Sheman. Sheppard joins WWCN from New England where he worked at multiple stations including Entercom Sports 93.7 WEEI-FM and “NBC Sports 1510” WUFC Boston and “ESPN New Hampshire” WGHM Nashua. Shemon joined WWCN in April to fill the hole created by the exit of David Moulton earlier this year. Beasley Media Group, Inc., a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI) has named Pete Sheppard as the new afternoon drive co-host with Craig Shemon 99.3 ESPN/WWCN-FM in Fort Myers-Naples, Florida. He began his new position on May 22, 2017. “I am so excited to be part of the ESPN SWFL 99.3FM family and to be working aftern...[Read More]
With Beasley merging Active Rock “99X” WJBX’s music into Hot Talk “96 K-Rock” WRXK, Sun Broadcasting has responded with a flip of its own to keep the X moniker live in the market. AC “Lite 93.7” WTLT Sanibel dropped its format and switched to Active Rock as “93X“. The new format is being branded as “New Rock. New Address.” Lance Ballance remains at the station as Program Director and the station has applied for new WXNX call letters. Listen to the new format here.
Beasley Sports “770 ESPN” WWCN North Fort Myers, FL will shift to the FM band on Thursday, June 20. The station will become “99.3 ESPN” displacing Active Rock “99X” WJBX. WWCN is currently heard on four translators to cover the Fort Myers/Naples market, but with some signal holes that the move will rectify. WWCN’s lineup currently consists of the national ESPN Radio lineup along with local afternoon show “Miller & Moulton” from 2-6pm. Concurrently, the Rock format of “99X” will merge with sister Hot Talk “96 K-Rock” WRXK Bonita Springs starting Monday, June 17 at 10:00am. WRKX will retain syndicated morning host Bubba The Love Sponge and afternoon hosts Stan & Haney while shifting to music. The station ...[Read More]