Laguna LPFM Changes Hands
February 21, 2013 at 4:01 AM (PT)
SHEPHERD OF THE HILLS CHURCH OF LAGUNA NIGUEL is transferring low-power FM KXRN-LP/LAGUNA NIGUEL, CA to LAGUNA RADIO, INC. for $37,255, covering the depreciated fair market value of the station's equipment.
In other filings with the FCC, CHURCH PLANTERS OF AMERICA has requested an extension of its Silent STA for WWFJ/EAST FAYETTEVILLE, NC while it is "working both financially and technically towards getting WWFJ on air at the new location."
CULTURAL ENERGY has filed for an extension of its Silent STA for KECI/RED RIVER, NM because its construction at its new site has been delayed due to snow.
LANCHESTER RADIO INFORMATION, INC. has applied for a Silent STA for low-power FM WLRI-LP/GAP, PA for transmitter repair.
HAROLD CAMPING's FAMILY STATIONS, INC. has closed on the sale of noncommercial Religion WFTI-F/ST. PETERSBURG, FL to RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC. for $2.5 million. The station has flipped to Contemporary Christian as JOY FM.
DAVID M. BAUGHN has closed on the sale of his 500 shares of JRD, INC., licensee of Oldies WJRD-A and W271AM/TUSCALOOSA, to partner RONALD B. PRICE for $130,000, including paying off a note from the seller to the purchaser of $70,000 (remaining balance $36,691.67).
And EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION has closed on the sale of FM translator W251BC/SIDNEY, OH to MUZZY BROADCASTING, LLC for $42,500.
Also, in a deal yet to be filed with the FCC, the STEPHENVILLE EMPIRE-TRIBUNE reports that JODY and SARA CAUDLE are leasing Silent KLQM/RANGER, TX from MANDATORY BROADCASTING and K300BD/STEPHENVILLE, TX from ROBERT SPEARMAN and will launch a Country format as "KWBY, COWBOY RADIO FOR THE COWBOY CAPITAL" on MARCH 1st.