Radio Training Network is purchasing Classic Hits 93.5 WPHH Hope Hull/Montgomery AL from Brantley Broadcast Associates for $450,000 where it will join its Christian AC “The Joy FM” network. WPHH was moved into Montgomery from 93.7 Dothan AL in 2016. Radio Training Network also acquires Christian AC “Spirit-FM” 89.5 KCKJ Sarcoxie MO from Lake Area Educational Broadcasting Foundation for $135,000. RTN owns Christian AC “88.3 The Wind” KWND and Southern Gospel 89.1 KWFC in the adjacent Springfield market. In addition to its purchase of 102.7 WWAC Ocean City NJ, Educational Media Foundation is purchasing 107.3 WMCD Claxton/Statesboro GA from Radio Statesboro for $150,000. Faron Sparkman’s Leslie County Broadcasting sells CHR 97.9 WKIC Hyden/Hazard KY t...[Read More]
Station Sales Towers Investment Trust is selling Active Rock “103.7 The Eagle” KZGL Flagstaff, AZ to Rick Murphy’s Murphy Air LLC for $850,000. Murphy owns a cluster of stations serving the Laughlin, NV/Lake Havasu City, AZ, but this will be his entrance into Flagstaff. Towers Investment Trust purchased KZGL out of receivership in 2010 for $350,000. Family Stations is selling Silent 1460 KARR Kirkland/Seattle to engineer James Dalke for $3000. KARR has been operating from a temporary tower site under an STA since its previous site was sold to become a housing development and did not renew its lease with the station. Hawkeye Communications sells Country 1360 KLYR Clarksville, AR to Ozark Communications for $100. Both the buyer and seller are owned by husband and wife Jerry...[Read More]
Georgia Eagle Media has sold its six stations near Stateboro, GA to Neal & Elizabeth Ardman’s Statesboro Radio for $600,000. The stations involved are “Best Country 94.9” WHKN Millen, AC “Eagle 102.9” WPMX Statesboro, Classic Rock “Rock 106.5” WZBX Rocky Ford, Talk “Fox News 107.3” WMCD Claxton, Sports “Yahoo! Sports 850” WPTB Statesboro, and News/Talk 1240 WWNS Stateboro. The Ardmans also own Country “106.3 K-Bay” WKBX Kingsland and WIYC-TV Montgomery, AL as well as operate CHR “Coast 105.3” WJSJ Jacksonville via LMA. The Ardman’s have already begun operating the stations via LMA.