iHeartMedia Buys Panama City, FL-Area Translator
February 3, 2015 at 11:54 AM (PT)
WAY MEDIA, INC. is selling W242BF/SPRINGFIELD, FL to iHEARTMEDIA's CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC. for $75,000. The translator will rebroadcast Sports WDIZ-A (FOX SPORTS 590)/PANAMA CITY, FL.
In other filings with the FCC, FINLEY WILLIS is donating W275BT/LAWRENCEBURG, KY to WESTERN KENTUCKY UNIVERSITY.
CAPITAL CITY BROADCASTING, LLC, licensee of KKSP/BRYANT, AR., has gone into receivership with JOHN SIGNAIGO appointed receiver by the court. CRAIN MEDIA GROUP (57%) and NEW LION MEDIA GROUP, LLC (43%) are partners in CAPITAL CITY; Judge CRISTI BEAUMONT of the WASHINGTON COUNTY, AR Circuit Court appointed SIGNAIGO in the case of SK MEDIA LLC vs. CRAIN MEDIA GROUP, CAPITAL CITY, and LARRY CRAIN SR. and disqualified CAPITAL CITY part-owner and manager DAVID STUBBS from representing CAPITAL CITY as counsel.
GILLEN BROADCASTING CORPORATION has requested an extension of its Silent STA for WAJD-A/GAINESVILLE, FL due to transmitter problems.
WESTBURG BROADCASTING MONTGOMERY, LLC has applied for an extension of its Silent STA for WALQ-A/CARRVILLE, AL because of financial considerations; WESTBURG acquired the station in a foreclosure.
BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION has asked for an extension of its Silent STA for KOLE-A/PORT ARTHUR, TX while it repairs equipment and finds a new program source.
SYNERGY BROADCAST NORTH DAKOTA, LLC has requested an extension of its Silent STA for KQLZ/BEULAH, ND while construction of its new facilities is delayed by weather and questions about the ability of the chosen tower to hold the new antenna.
EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION has applied to move Contemporary Christian KLVS (K-LOVE)/LIVERMORE, CA deeper into the SAN FRANCISCO market with 4.1 kw at 481 meters above average terrain. EMF says the move is permissible because while shortspaced to CBS RADIO News KFRC-F (simulcast of KCBS-A) and CUMULUS Rock KSAN (107.7 THE BONE)/SAN FRANCISCO, the shortspacings are grandfathered.
And INSPIRATIONAL DELIVERANCE CENTER, INC. has closed on the sale of Gospel WADE-A/WADESBORO, NC to NEW LIFE COMMUNITY TEMPLE OF FAITH, INC. for $10.
CALVARY OF BIRMINGHAM has been granted a construction permit for a low power FM at BIRMINGHAM, AL over the objection of KIMTRON, INC., which complained of possible interference to the HD RADIO signal of WDJC-F/BIRMINGHAM. The Commission noted that protection to the digital operation of an analog FM is included with protection to the analog signal and is not separate.
The license of TOCCOA FALLS COLLEGE for WTFH/HELEN, GA has been deleted as per the licensee's request.
And BIRACH BROADCASTING's application for a change to its Adult Standards WGOP-A/POCOMOKE CITY, MD to move the community of license from the DELMARVA PENINSULA to DAMASCUS, MD (within the WASHINGTON market) and change to a 1 kw directional signal from a four-tower array has been dismissed for failure to prosecute. The FCC had requested a curative amendment to the application to resolve problems with the application, including interference with WLIE-A/ISLIP, NY, and an environmental showing to respond to an informal objection by the DAMASCUS RESIDENTS FOR RESPONSIBLE TOWER SITING, INC., but none was filed.