NC translator going commercial


SoldA non-commercial entity is spinning off its FM translator in Wilkesboro NC, sending it to a company that likely hopes to turn a profit with the facility.

The station is W261CG.

The seller is Cumberland Communities Communications Corporation. Linda Billman is GM.

The buyer is Foothills Media Inc., headed by President John Wishon.

The price is $20,000 cash. $5,000 of that has already been placed on deposit.

The station is to be used as a fill-in for WWWC-AM Wilkesboro, a Class C on 1240 kHz with 1 kW-U, ND.

Wilkesboro is located in unrated territory well to the west of Winston-Salem.

W261CG operates on 100.1 MHz with 250 W @ 180’.