Jackson Generals Move To New Radio Flagship
February 18, 2013 at 4:13 AM (PT)
Minor league baseball's JACKSON GENERALS are moving from longtime radio flagship RADIOCORP Talk WNWS-F/JACKSON, TN to crosstown CROSSROADS BROADCASTING, LLC Sports WBFG (96.5 ESPN RADIO)/PARKER'S CROSSROADS-JACKSON, TN this season. 96.5 will air 137 of the Double A SOUTHERN LEAGUE SEATTLE MARINERS affiliate's 140 regular season games plus playoffs. CHRIS HARRIS returns for his fifth season behind the mic for the GENERALS (formerly the WEST TENN DIAMOND JAXX).
"We are really excited about the partnership with the GENERALS," said 96.5 ESPN owner DON ENOCHS. "It fits extremely well with our format of all sports all the time. The GENERALS are a huge part of the WEST TENNESSEE community and we are just happy to be a part of it. We will enjoy promoting the GENERALS on both 96.5 and our sister station (Country) 99.3 WZLT."