Beasley Buys FM Translator For WGAC-A/Augusta, GA; WWRL/New York Sale Closes
July 15, 2016 at 8:06 AM (PT)
WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA PUBLIC RADIO, INC. is selling W258CR/BRYSON CITY, NC to BEASLEY MEDIA GROUP, LLC for $45,000. The buyer plans to move the translator to rebroadcast News-Talk WGAC-A/AUGUSTA, GA; WGAC presently simulcasts on full-power WGAC-F/HARLEM-AUGUSTA, GA.
In other filings with the FCC, COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC. is transferring K263AT/CRETE, NE to sister company BOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY for no consideration; the transaction brings the translator under common ownership with the entity that owns its primary station, Religion KCCV-A/OVERLAND PARK, KS-KANSAS CITY, MO.
VINCENT KLEPAC is assuming 100% control of BAYSHORE MEDIA, LLC, licensee of WSUX-F/SNOW HILL, MD, with his SEAFORD MEDIA, LLC taking the 25% shares each owned by his ex-wife and son to add to his existing 50%, turning his control from de facto to de jure.
UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON SYSTEM has applied for a Silent STA for KUHA/HOUSTON to take the station silent TODAY (7/15) to enable the station's sale to KSBJ EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION and technical upgrades are installed. Also going temporarily silent is K217GB/HOUSTON.
FIRST DALLAS MEDIA, INC. has requested a Silent STA for KCRN-A/SAN ANGELO, TX due to a transmitter failure.
CAROL C. PARHAM has closed on the sale of W253BM/MOORES MILL, AL (now W227DG/DALTON, GA) to TROY L. HALL for $20,000. The buyer is moving the translator to rebroadcast Religion WTTI-A/DALTON, GA.
LAYTON ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING, LLC. has closed on the sale of W242AX/AUBURN, AL to AUBURN NETWORK, INC. for $50,000. The buyer will rebroadcast the HD4 channel of its Classic Hits WGZZ (WINGS 94.3)/WAVERLY-AUBURN, AL.
And the UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS has closed on the sale of W247CD/WORCESTER, MA (now W240DH/AUGUSTA, ME) to TOWNSQUARE MEDIA AUGUSTA/WATERVILLE LICENSE, LLC for $85,000. The buyer is moving the translator to rebroadcast Adult Standards WJZN-A (KOOL AM)/AUGUSTA, ME.
In a closing yet to appear in the FCC database, ACCESS.1 COMMUNICATIONS has closed on the sale of South Asian WWRL-A/NEW YORK to Dr. NIMISHA SHUKLA’s NJ BROADCASTING, LLC for $7 million. MEDIA SERVICES GROUP's GEORGE REED and TOM MCKINLEY served as brokers for the seller.
In a deal yet to be filed at the FCC, EL DORADO BROADCASTERS LLC is selling Silent KSLY, the former SUNNY COUNTRY and SLO COUNTRY, in SAN LUIS OBISPO to EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION for an undisclosed price. KALIL AND CO. served as exclusive broker for the deal.