Colonial Media Buys In The Carolinas
February 22, 2016 at 4:01 AM (PT)
In a transaction yet to appear in the FCC database, COLONIAL MEDIA AND ENTERTAINMENT has inked a deal to buy Sports simulcast WFAY-A-W223AF/FAYETTEVILLE, NC and WFBX-A-W250AQ/SPRING LAKE, NC (ESPN FAYETTEVILLE) and Gospel WMIR-A-W275AH- (REJOICE 1200)/ATLANTIC BEACH-MYRTLE BEACH, SC for an undisclosed price and will operate the stations under an LMA beginning MARCH 1st.
In transactions filed with the FCC, TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION is selling Classic Hits WEGO-A (CLASSIC HITS WTOB)/WINSTON-SALEM, NC to SOUTHERN BROADCAST MEDIA LLC for $164,000; the buyer took over programming under an LMA in DECEMBER.
JODY COPELAND is selling Classic Rock KXIO/CLARKSVILLE, AR back to OZARK MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING for forgiveness of debt. The station assets are being valued at $360,000; OMB is operating the station under an LMA before closing.
THE FOUNDATION FOR PUBLIC BROADCASTING IN GEORGIA, INC. is donating noncommercial WNGH-F/CHATSWORTH, GA to GEORGIA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION.
WAY MEDIA , INC. is selling W221DE/BEECH SPRINGS, MS to CORNERSTONE BROADCASTING, INC. for $30,000. The buyer intends to rebroadcast Oldies-Talk WYXI-A/ATHENS, TN with the translator.
NORTHEAST GOSPEL BROADCASTING, INC. is selling W239AG/LONG LAKE, NY to TRIGNITION MEDIA, LLC for $75,000. The buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast Tropical WRYM-A (LA GIGANTE)/NEW BRITAIN-HARTFORD, CT.
MARANATHA CHURCH OF LAREDO INCORPORATED has requested a Silent STA for KITG/GONZALES, TX pending the station's sale.
TOWNSQUARE MEDIA ODESSA-MIDLAND II LICENSE, LLC has filed for a Silent STA for KGEE-A/PECOS, TX while a sale pends and a transaction to add an AM translator is consummated.
MOBERLY SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST CHURCH has applied for a Silent STA for low power KHCI-LP/MOBERLY, MO due to "blanketing interference."
DEWAYNE FORBIS' HART COUNTY COMMUNICATIONS, INC. has closed on the sale of Country WHSX (99.1 THE HOSS)/EDMONTON-BOWLING GREEN, KY to SOUTH 65 COMMUNICATIONS, LLC for $421,000 plus a right of first refusal to buy the seller's Country WLOC-A/MUNFORDVILLE-BOWLING GREEN, KY.
WESTBURG BROADCASTING MONTGOMERY, LLC has closed on the sale of Southern Gospel WBNM-A/ALEXANDER CITY, AL to FRANK LEE PERRYMAN 's MARBLE CITY MEDIA, LLC for $10,000.
STEVEN M. GREELEY has closed on the swap of K242AS/BULLHEAD CITY, AZ to DONALD F. HENDREN for K292EU/LAUGHLIN, NV and HENDREN has closed on the sale of K227CS/KINGMAN, AZ to GREELEY for $30,000.
And COMMUNITY TRANSLATOR NETWORK, LLC has closed on the sale of K262CM/NEEDLES, CA to RUBIN BROADCASTING, INC.