Mississippi Trio, Jacksonville-Area FM Translator Change Hands
March 11, 2013 at 4:38 AM (PT)
J. BOYD INGRAM and CAROL B, INGRAM are selling their 1,000 shares (100%) of BATESVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC., licensee of Country WBLE (COUNTRY 101) and Oldies WJBI-A/BATESVILLE, MS and Oldies WHKL (KOOL 107)/CRENSHAW, MS, to JESSICA JOHNSON KIDDER for $1,507,688 ($3,658 in cash and the rest in a promissory note at 2.3% interest per annum, payable in 188 monthly installments).
In other filings with the FCC, LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CORP. is selling FM translator W225BI/STOCKADE, FL to NORSAN CONSULTING & MANAGEMENT, LLC for $232,500. The translator will rebroadcast Regional Mexican WNNR-A/JACKSONVILLE, FL.
LYNETTE MATOS is transferring Spanish Variety WDNO-A/QUEBRADILLAS, PR to her father AURIO A. MATOS BARRETO for no consideration.
EDGEWATER BROADCASTING, INC. is selling FM translator W279AR/JESUP, GA to SATILLA BROADCAST PROPERTIES, LLC for $20,000. The station will rebroadcast WAYX-A/WAYCROSS, GA.
COMMON FREQUENCY, INC. has applied for an extension of its Silent STA for KBCZ/BOULDER CREEK, CA due to technical difficulties.
WESTBURG BROADCASTING MONTGOMERY, LLC has requested an extension of its Silent STA for WALQ-A/CARRVILLE, AL "because the current economic climate has made it difficult for WESTBURG BROADCASTING to keep WALQ on the air ... WESTBURG BROADCASTING became the licensee of WALQ as part of a foreclosure on the station ... The current economic condition combined with the less than successful operation of the station by the previous licensee has left MONTGOMERY BROADCASTING with no choice but to take the station silent."
WPEO RADIO FOUNDATION, INC. has filed for an extension of its Silent STA for W277AQ/CANTON, IL while it continues to await FCC action on its displacement relief application.
AMERICAN EDUCATION FOUNDATION, INC.has applied for an extension of its Silent STA for FM translator W263BM/STEWARD, IL while it builds its new facilities.
MEDIA MINISTRIES, INC. has closed on the sale of Talk KLIC-A/RICHWOOD, LA to WOO2 COMMUNICATIONS, LLC for $25,000.
EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION has closed on the sale of FM translator K273BF/ST. JOSEPH, MO to GOOD NEWS MINISTRIES for $60,000.
WILLIAM AND MARGARET NEECK, as co-trustees, have closed on the sale of FM translator W256BZ/ALEXANDER CITY, AL to ALABAMA CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC. for $50,000.
AUBURN NETWORK, INC. has closed on the sale of FM translator W234BQ/AUBURN, AL, and LPTV W39DQ-D/OPELIKA, AL to JIMMY JARRELL for $60,000.
And NORTHPINE.COM's UPPER MIDWEST BROADCASTING is reporting that JOHN M. TORRES has filed another attempt to move FM translator W277AC/WATERTOWN, WI closer to BEAVER DAM, WI following the FCC's initial rejection of a plan to move to 92.7 FM at CLYMAN, WI. The new application moves the station to CLYMAN and again plans a rebroadcast of GOOD KARMA Talk WBEV-A/BEAVER DAM but remains on 103.3 FM with 250 watts.