99.5 Jacksonville

Easy 106.5 Debuts In Jacksonville

Cox Media launched Soft AC “Easy 106.5” WEZI Ponte Vedra Beach at 12pm today after a few hours of stunting with a loop of Commodore’s “Easy”. The first hour of Easy 106.5 featured: Gino Vannelli – Living Inside Myself Stevie Nicks & Don Henley – Leather and Lace Tina Turner – I Don’t Wanna Fight Barbra Streisand & Andy Gibb – Guilty Genesis – Follow You Follow Me Stevie Wonder – Part Time Lover Elton John – Little Jeannie Billy Joel – Honesty Michael Jackson – Man In The Mirror Bananarama – Cruel Summer Doobie Brothers – What A Fool Believes Kool and the Gang – Joanna Bette Midler – From A Distance Sept. 29, 2015 – This afternoon at 12 p.m. Cox Media Group (CMG) Jacks...[Read More]

Hot 106.5 Jacksonville Announces Move To 99.5

Cox Media Urban AC “Hot 106.5” WHJX Ponte Vedra Beach/Jacksonville, FL is moving to 99.5 W258CN Jacksonville. The 210 watt at 276 meter translator CP was purchased by Cox last December for $350,000 (Coverage Map). Since the launch of WHJX in May 2013, the station has forced a shift of iHeartMedia’s incumbent Urban AC “V101.5” WSOL-FM to Classic Hip-Hop. A new format for 106.5 WHJX will launch on Thursday, October 8. The original report available only to our Premium Members includes what’s next for 106.5 WHJX.

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]