WCBT Sports Format Moves To WSMY
December 9, 2013 at 4:57 AM (PT)
With FIRST MEDIA RADIO, LLC's sale of Sports WCBT-A (AM 1230 THE SCORE)/ROANOKE RAPIDS, NC to JIMMY JOHNSON's JOHNSON BROADCAST VENTURES, LTD. for $100,000 (NET NEWS 9/23), the seller has moved the station's Sports format and ESPN RADIO affiliation to sister Urban Inspirational WSMY-A/WELDON, NC.
The ROANOKE RAPIDS DAILY HERALD reports that the programming was moved in its entirety to the 1400 AM signal on THURSDAY (12/5) at midnight (ET). WCBT will move to an Urban Inspirational format under its new ownership.