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12/10/2000 07:00:00 PM Eastern

KOKE Pflugerville/Austin, Texas

Price:
$2.3 million

Buyer:
Lasting Value Communications Corp., Austin (Meredith C. Beal, president/owner); owns KCLW(AM) Hamilton (near Waco), Texas. Beal also owns KTXJ(AM)-KWYX(FM) Jasper, Texas

Seller:
William W. Jamar, Brownwood, Texas; owns 72% of KSNY-AM-FM Snyder and 44% of KBWD(AM)-KOXE(FM) Brownwood, Texas. Note: KOKE has been on air only since May 1999

Facilities:
1600 kHz, 5 kW day, 700 W night

Format:
Christian

WNST (formerly WKDB) Townson/ Baltimore, Md

. Price:
$1 million

Buyer:
Nasty 1570 Sports LLC, Baltimore (Steve Hennessey, general manager/5% owner; Jimandi LLC, 75% owner [Charles C. Baum, 14.2% managing member]); no other broadcast interests

Seller: Capital Kids' Radio Co., Bethesda, Md. (David Eppler, principal); no other broadcast interests. Note: Capital Kids planned to sell WNST for $1.5 million (Changing Hands, Oct. 4, 1999)

Facilities:1570 kHz, 5 kW day, 236 W night

Format:
Sports KBRZ Freeport/Houston, Texas

Price:
$700,000

Buyer:
Aleluya Christian Broadcasting Inc., Pasadena, Texas (Roberto Ruben Villarreal, president); no other broadcast interests

Seller:
Coastal Broadcasting Inc., Freeport (Jim T. Payne, president); no other broadcast interests

Facilities:
1460 kHz, 500 W day, 214 W night

Format:
Country

Broker:
John W. Saunders

WSTP Salisbury, N.C.

Price:
$460,000

Buyer:
Rowan Media Inc., Salisbury (T. Hilton Coates, president/95% owner)

Seller:
Salisbury Media LLC, Lexington, N.C. (Greeley N. Hilton Jr., manager). Hilton has interest in WLXN(AM) - WWGL(FM) Lexington

Facilities:
1490 kHz, 1 kW

Format:
News/talk

WPJC Adjuntas, Puerto Rico

Price:
$450,000

Buyer:
WPAB Inc., Ponce, Puerto Rico (Alfonso Gimenez Porrata, president/ 48% owner). Porrata owns 2.2% of WOLE-TV Aguadilla/Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

Seller:
Tanama Communications Inc., Utuado, Puerto Rico (owners spouses Juan I. Perez Juarbe and Sonia Fernandez Pol); no other broadcast interests

Facilities:
1020 kHz , 1 kW

Format:
Spanish

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