Illinois Station Founder Thomas S. Land Dies At 91
October 24, 2011 at 3:57 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of WAYNE COUNTY (IL) BROADCASTING CO. founder and chairman THOMAS S. LAND, who died SATURDAY (10/22) in FAIRFIELD, IL at 91, according to the CARMI TIMES.
LAND (not the late former JOURNAL programming executive TOM LAND) was the head of Talk WFIW-A, Adult Hits WFIW-F, and Country WOKZ/FAIRFIELD, IL. He founded WFIW in 1953. Son DAVE LAND serves as President and GM of the stations.