Cox closes up Athens acquisition


WNGC-FM, WGMG-FM, WPUP-FM, WGAU-AM, WRFC-AM and WXKT-FM, all in the Athens GA market, are now official members of the Cox Radio portfolio. “I am pleased to welcome these six stations into the Cox Radio family of market-leading clusters in the Southeast,” said Robert F. Neil, president and chief executive officer of Cox Radio. “We look forward to building on the successful track record of these stations with both listeners and advertisers in this market.” The stations came from Paul Stone’s Southern Broadcasting for $60M.