No New Deals, One Silent STA Among FCC Filings
April 18, 2014 at 3:53 AM (PT)
No sales showed up in the FCC database TODAY (4/18), including yesterday's announced deal for the newly-merged ALPHA MEDIA to buy MAIN LINE BROADCASTING (NET NEWS 4/17), and only one Silent STA request was filed. In that application, WQTM, INC. has applied for a Silent STA for WQTM-A/FAIR BLUFF, NC while a new program source is found.
In other filings with the FCC, PATHWAY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY, INC. has closed on the sale of Urban Inspirational WSSG-A/GOLDSBORO, NC to CURTIS MEDIA's EASTERN AIRWAVES, LLC for $60,000.
LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING CORP. has closed on the sale of W242CJ/BRUNSWICK, GA to QANTUM OF BRUNSWICK LICENSE COMPANY, LLC for $62,500. The translator will rebroadcast Sports WMOG-A (FOX SPORTS RADIO 1490 AM)/BRUNSWICK.
TUGART PROPERTIES, LLC has closed on the sale of WNGA/CLERMONT, GA to EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION for $675,000.
DOUG STEPHAN's TIFFIN BROADCASTING, LLC has closed on the sale of Oldies WTTF-A (AM 1600 AND COOL FM 93.3) and W227BJ/TIFFIN, OH to ANTHONY J. PARADISO's TIFFIN BROADCASTING II, LLC for $341,500. BAS BROADCASTING, INC., affiliated with the buyer, has operated the station under an LMA since 2008 after acquiring the station from CLEAR CHANNEL and then spinning it off to STEPHAN.
And AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE, INC. has closed on the sale of the construction permit for FM translator W293BZ/HILTON HEAD, SC to APEX BROADCASTING, INC. for $50,000.