In 2010, Citadel gave up operation of the station and Oak Ridge resumed control.
No word on if or when Journal will take over under an LMA.
The sale must go through the usual FCC approval process. Xtre Media CEO Kevin Mc Cullough (r) sits in Truth Broadcasting Corporation’s the Truth Network studios in Winston-Salem, North Carolina with an unidentified host as he broadcasts across the Truth Network to affiliate stations working to reach the Do Good Christmas goal of supporting 800 orphans for the next year.
TALKERS has written previously about Mc Cullough’s Do Good charity developed to raise funds to assist orphans across the globe.
Coming in at #2 were the mental health care system tied with the aftermath of the Newtown massacre.
Prior to Citadel Broadcasting’s filing for bankruptcy protection in December of 2009, it operated WNOX under an LMA from Oak Ridge.Now, the company announces hot AC KALZ, Fowler “Alice 96.7” and sports talk KRZR, Visalia will become “Power Talk 96.7 FM/1400 AM” on January 1.The program schedule includes Limbaugh, Hannity, Glenn Beck, “America Now” with Andy Dean, and “Coast to Coast AM” with George Noory, plus local host Bill Manders from pm to pm and Talk Radio Network’s Jerry Doyle.Talk radio has long been saddled with the label of “controversial programming” that makes it a difficult sell on the national level.Agencies have numerous other marketing options through which clients can get out their message.