EMF Buys Another In Indiana
June 6, 2016 at 6:39 AM (PT)
CHRISTIAN RADIO FRIENDS, INC. is selling Contemporary Christian WFRW/BATTLE GROUND-LAFAYETTE, IN to EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION for $300,000.
In other filings with the FCC, RADIO PEACH, INC., is selling News-Talk WNEX-A and RADIO PERRY, INC. is selling Oldies WNEX-F and News-Talk WPGA-A, to CREEK MEDIA, LLC for $790,000. The sellers are controlled by court-appointed receiver GAURAV MALHOTRA; parent REGISTER COMMUNICATIONS filed for Chapter 11 last year.
MISSISSIPPI BROADCASTERS, L.L.C. is swapping Urban WJXM (105.7 THE BEAT)/DE KALB, MS to BURKE BROADCASTING, LLC for Classic Hits WKZB (95.1 THE BUZZ)/MARION, MS and News-Talk WALT-A/MERIDIAN, MS, which BURKE is spinning off from its acquisition of four stations from NEW SOUTH COMMUNICATIONS in MERIDIAN for $500,000.
RICHARD and SHARON BURNS, each 10% partners in several stations owned by ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC., JUNEAU ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS, LLC, TEXARKANA RADIO CENTER LICENSES, LLC, and JO-AL BROADCASTING, INC., are buying out the shares of JASON PASCHAL and ELMER ROY PASCHAL REVOCABLE LIVING TRUST (40% each) under the name FRONTIER MEDIA, LLC for $10 and assumption of repayment of loans; The stations include ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS' KGTW and KTKN-A/KETCHIKAN, AK; KJNO-A and KTKU/JUNEAU AK; KIFW-A and KSBZ/SITKA, AK; K248AI and K258AD/CRAIG, AK; K257CN/MENDENHALL VALLEY, AK; and K252EJ/WRANGELL, AK; JUNEAU ALASKA COMMUNICATIONS' KINY-A, KSUP, KXXJ-A, K300AB, and low power TV KCBJ-LP/JUNEAU; K280ED/HOONAH, AK; K280DX/ANGOON, AK; K278AC/KAKE, AK; K279AF/HAINES, AK; and K284AM/SKAGWAY, AK; TEXARKANA RADIO CENTER LICENSES' KCMC-A, KTFS-A, KTFS-F, K288FI, K255CU, and K257FY/TEXARKANA, TX; KBYB/HOPE, AR; and KTTY/NEW BOSTON, TX; and JO-AL BROADCASTING's KTOY/TEXARKANA, AR.
OPP BROADCASTING CO., INC. is selling Classic Country WAMI (CLASSIC COUNTRY 102.3)/OPP, AL to CHRISTOPHER W. JOHNSON for $15,000 plus engineering services for the installation of a new FM transmitter and evaluation and servicing of the station's equipment.
CAUSE PLUS MARKETING, LLC is selling Oldies WWOW-A/CONNEAUT, OH to LAKE EFFECT MEDIA for $37,500.
AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION is selling K285GR/BURLINGTON, IA to CORNERSTONE COMMUNITY RADIO, INC. for $30,000.
HISPANIC TARGET MEDIA, INC. has requested a Silent STA for KXAF/GEORGE WEST, TX due to weather damage to its antenna that rendered its tower site unsafe and will require relocation.
HARNEY COUNTY RADIO, LLC has filed for an extension of its Silent STAs for KORC and KBNH-A/BURNS, OR "due to the unavailability of personnel and the absence of the owner out of the country."
KSKD, INC. has applied for an extension of its Silent STA for KSKD/LIVINGSTON, CA due to a tower collapse.
STEVEN OAKES has requested an extension of his Silent STA for KCTI/GONZALES, TX.
PERCEPTION MEDIA GROUP, INC. has closed on the sale of News-Talk WFJX-A/ROANOKE, VA to DAVID S. POINTS' MAHON COMMUNICATIONS, INC. for $289,865.
TREEHOUSE ONE, INC. has closed on the sale of K246BI/WINSLOW, AZ to SOUTHWEST BROADCASTING COMPANY for $35,000. The buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast News-Talk KYCA-A/PRESCOTT, AZ.
INDIANA COMMUNITY RADIO CORPORATION has closed on the sale of W266CR/HENDERSON, KY (now W267CG/HUNTSVILLE, AL) and W263CV/EVANSVILLE, KY (now W277DA/CHATTANOOGA) to GRACE MEDIA, INC./NEW ENGLAND COMMUNICATIONS, INC. for $60,000. The buyer plans to move the translators to rebroadcast Religion WBXR-A/HAZEL GREEN-HUNTSVILLE, AL and Religion WLMR-A/CHATTANOOGA, TN, respectively.
FRIENDS OF CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC. has closed on the sale of W223BW/ROMNEY, IN (now W243DP/BRYAN, OH) to IMPACT RADIO, LLC for $20,000. The buyer is moving the translator to rebroadcast Oldies WQCT-A/BRYAN, OH. FRIENDS OF CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC. has also closed on the sale of W248BR/CRAWFORDSVILLE, IN (now W244DN/INDIANAPOLIS) to WILKINS RADIO NETWORK's HERITAGE CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC. for $25,000. The buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast Religion WBRI-A/INDIANAPOLIS.
The UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS has closed on the sale of W278BT/LEE, MA (now W268CP/WEST YARMOUTH, MA) and W266CK/GREAT BARRINGTON, MA (now in FRAMINGHAM, MA) to LANGER BROADCASTING GROUP, LLC for $120,000. The buyer plans to move the translators to rebroadcast Portuguese WBAS-A/WEST YARMOUTH, MA and Portuguese WSRO-A/ASHLAND, MA.
MERCER COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE has closed on the sale of W300AC/CHATSWORTH, NJ to RADIO SHARON FOUNDATION for $28,300.
AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION has closed on the sale of K265ER (now K262CS)/MCALESTER, OK to SCREEN DOOR BROADCASTING, LLC for $20,000.
EDGEWATER BROADCASTING, INC. has closed on the sale of W269CM/PAW PAW, MI to TOWN AND COUNTRY BROADCASTING, INC. for $32,000.
And FIRST VENTURES CAPITAL PARTNERS, INC. has closed on the sale of K201IU/FAIRMONT, MN to SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF IOWA, LLC for $35,000.