Texas College To Shut Down FM Station
April 21, 2008 at 4:35 AM (PT)
HOWARD PAYNE UNIVERSITY will shut down and may sell its noncommercial Oldies KHPU/BROWNWOOD, TX, reports the ABILENE REPORTER-NEWS.
School President Dr. LANNY HALL said that the journalism and continuing education programs will be eliminated because they are not breaking even, and the radio station will be shut down MAY 10th, saving the school $130,000 annually. A communication degree will still be offered, but degrees in radio and television and public relations will be eliminated.