Lexington, KY AM-Translator Combo Sold
June 13, 2016 at 11:44 AM (PT)
THY KINGDOM COME NETWORK, INC. is selling Religion WMJR-A (REALIFE RADIO 1380)/NICHOLASVILLE-LEXINGTON, KY and W235AK/LEXINGTON, KY to STARBOARD MEDIA FOUNDATION, INC. for $350,000 plus an LMA before closing.
In other filings with the FCC, CALVARY CHAPEL OF THE FINGER LAKES, INC. is selling W287CV/SANBORN, NY to CULVER COMMUNICATIONS CORP., INC. for $30,000. The buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast News-Talk WLVL-A/LOCKPORT, NY.
FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM is selling K246CG/LAS CRUCES, NM to WORLD BROADCASTING & TELEVISION, LLC for $49,500.
ESCUELA DE LA RAZA UNIDA is donating Spanish noncommercial KERU-F/BLYTHE, CA to new nonprofit KERU-FM, made up of the station's staff.
MENDOCINO UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT has applied for a Silent STA for KAKX/MENDOCINO, CA for its summer recess.
THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO has applied for Silent STAs for just-acquired WAMB-A (changing calls to WFCN-A)/NASHVILLE and W257AR/DONELSON, TN for repairs on the AM and to find a new site for the FM translator. Upon its return, WFCN will rebroadcast programming from sister Religion WFCM-F/MURFREESBORO, TN. “This is a historic moment for MOODY RADIO,” said MOODY RADIO VP COLLIN LAMBERT. “Our vision of being able to serve the entire NASHVILLE area has come to fruition and we are grateful to the Lord..... We now have the incredible opportunity to reach an additional half million new listeners with the gospel and help them take the next step in their journey with JESUS CHRIST through creative, practical and life-changing biblical programming. MOODY plans to add a second FM translator in the market at a later date.
INDIANA COMMUNITY RADIO CORP. has closed on the sale of W297BR/MT. CARMEL, IL (now W265DK/MADISON, IN) to DUBOIS COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC. for $30,000. The buyer plans to move the station to rebroadcast Classic Hits WXGO-A/MADISON, IN-LOUISVILLE, KY.
And AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION has closed on the sale of K255CI/HOUMA, LA (now K289CG/MONROE, LA) to HOLLADAY BROADCASTING OF LOUISIANA, LLC for $35,000. The buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast News-Talk KMLB-A/MONROE, LA.