Six Station N.C. Deal Closes
March 2, 2009 at 12:15 PM (PT)
DONALD W. CURTIS' HIGH COUNTRY ADVENTURES, LLC has closed on the purchase of six NORTH CAROLINA stations formerly owned by AISLING BROADCASTING in a bankruptcy deal from receiver GEORGE REED for $2,325,000. The stations include Talk WATA-A/BOONE, Southern Gospel WECR-A/NEWLAND, AC WECR-F (MIX 102.3)/BEECH MOUNTAIN, Country WMMY (HIGHWAY 106.1)/JEFFERSON, Talk WXIT-A/BLOWING ROCK, and Classic Rock WZJS (100.7 MAC FM)/BANNER ELK.
CURTIS is the President of CURTIS MEDIA, the owner of several stations in the state, including a large RALEIGH-DURHAM cluster.
MEDIA SERVICES GROUP served as representative for the seller in the deal.
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