Western Maryland Trio Sold
December 21, 2012 at 4:06 PM (PT)
Receiver JOHN CULP is selling Hot AC WKHJ/MOUNTAIN LAKE PARK, MD and Counry WWHC (92.3 THE TRAIN) and Classic Hits WMSG-A/OAKLAND, MD to BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS II, INC. for $775,000. The stations, formerly owned by RADIOWERKS BROADCASTING, were put in receivership by the GARRETT COUNTY, MD Circuit Court in MAY 2011.
In other filings with the FCC, TALLGRASS BROADCASTING, LLC, through court-appointed receiver C. DAVID RHOADES, is selling Country KBIK and Religion KIND-A (GRACE 1010)/INDEPENDENCE, KS and Country KIND-F (INDY 102.9)/ELK CITY, KS to INDEPENDENCE MEDIA, LLC fo $200,000.
GOSPEL ECHO, INC. is selling noncommercial KBNO-F/WHITE SALMON, WA to EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION for $30,000. The seller has also requested an extension of the station's Silent STA due to electrical failure.
WMCH RADIO, INC. is selling Classic Country WWAM-A/POWELL-KNOXVILLE, TN to ARM & RAGE, LLC for $75,532.50. The station, formerly WKTI-A, was acquired recently by the seller from JOURNAL BROADCAST CORP. for $65,000.
AUBURN NETWORK, INC. is selling W234BQ/AUBURN, AL, and LPTV W39DQ-D/OPELIKA, AL to JIMMY JARRELL for $60,000.
Requesting Silent STAs were PENFOLD COMMUNICATIONS, INC. (WIGW/EUSTIS, FL); CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC. (WHPA/MACOMB, IL); CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC. (W214AS/WALESKA, GA); BEST MEDIA, INC. (K217DP/BARKER, TX); SNOQUALMIE EDUCATIONAL RADIO PROJECT (KWJZ-LP/FALL CITY, WA); and PRIETO BROADCASTING, INC. (WDUR-A/DURHAM, NC).
Filing for extensions of Silent STAs were TALLGRASS BROADCASTING, LLC (KKYC/CLOVIS, NM; KMUL-F/MULESHOE, TX and KMUL-A/FARWELL, TX) and THE GREATER HIGHWAY CHURCH OF CHRIST ASSOCIATION, INC. (W252BL/MULLINS, SC).