Radio Disney Finds A Buyer For Houston Station
November 5, 2014 at 5:29 PM (PT)
The first of the remaining RADIO DISNEY stations to be sold is KMIC-A/HOUSTON, which is being sold to ROBERTO R. VILLARREAL's DAIJ MEDIA, LLC for $3.2 million. DAIJ owns 4 AMs and three LPTVs in the HOUSTON market, and affiliated company ALELUYA BROADCASTING NETWORK owns five other stations, also in TEXAS.
In other filings with the FCC, CONNER MEDIA CORPORATION is selling W263BE/ROSE HILL, NC to SURGE MEDIA, LLC for $80,000. The translator rebroadcasts Religion WEGG-A/ROSE HILL, which the buyer will be programming under an LMA.
HORIZON CHRISTIAN FELLOWSHIP is selling K227BV/DESERT CENTER, CA to M&M COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT PALM DESERT, CA BRANCH for $3,000.
ESCANABA LICENSE CORP. has requested a Silent STA for WMXG/STEPHENSON, MI due to transmitter problems and next-to-nonexistent business in the wake of the passing of owner LYLE EVANS.
The sale of Contemporary Christian (formerly Classic Rock on FM, Classical on AM) WCCC-A-F/HARTFORD by MARLIN BROADCASTING OF HARTFORD, LLC to EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION for $9.5 million has closed.
OASIS OF FAITH, INC. has closed on the sale of noncommercial Spanish Religion KRVP (RADIO VIDA)/FALFURRIAS, TX to CHRISTIAN MINISTRIES OF THE VALLEY, INC. for $1.
The sale by GERALD R. PROCTOR of K290CD/HUNTSVILLE, TX to HOUSTON CHRISTIAN BROADCASTERS, INC. for $39,000 has also closed.
JAMES S. BUMPOUS d/b/a BIG BEND BROADCASTING has closed on the sale of K235CB/CHANDLER, AZ to RIVIERA BROADCASTING, LLC for $245,000.
And in a deal yet to appear in the FCC database, REACH COMMUNICATIONS is selling W245BC/LAUDERDALE LAKES, FL to BEASLEY BROADCAST GROUP for $190,000. BEASLEY recently swapped its MIAMI market FM stations and Sports WQAM-A to CBS RADIO in a multi-market deal but retained Ethnic brokered WHSR-A and brokered Talk WWNN-A/POMPANO BEACH and Business WSBR-A/BOCA RATON in the market. PATRICK COMMUNICATIONS' GREG GUY served as broker for REACH in the deal.