26 relations: Bainbridge, Georgia, Broadcast license, Broadcasting, Call sign, Chapter 11, Title 11, United States Code, City of license, Cumulus Media Networks, Debtor in possession, Federal Communications Commission, FM broadcasting, Fox Sports Radio, Hertz, Liberty, Mississippi, Nielsen Audio, Planning permission, Radio station, Sister station, Sports radio, Urban contemporary, WAKH, WAKK (AM), WAPF, Watt, WKJN, WTGG, 1998 in radio.
Bainbridge is a city in Decatur County, Georgia, United States.
A broadcast license is a type of spectrum license granting the licensee permission to use a portion of the radio frequency spectrum in a given geographical area for broadcasting purposes.
Broadcasting is the distribution of audio or video content to a dispersed audience via any electronic mass communications medium, but typically one using the electromagnetic spectrum (radio waves), in a one-to-many model.
In broadcasting and radio communications, a call sign (also known as a call name or call letters—and historically as a call signal—or abbreviated as a call) is a unique designation for a transmitter station.
Chapter 11 is a chapter of Title 11, the United States Bankruptcy Code, which permits reorganization under the bankruptcy laws of the United States.
In American, Canadian and Philippine broadcasting, a city of license or community of license is the community that a radio station or television station is officially licensed to serve by that country's broadcast regulator.
Cumulus Media Networks was an American radio network owned and operated by Cumulus Media.
A debtor in possession in United States bankruptcy law is a person or corporation who has filed a bankruptcy petition, but remains in possession of property upon which a creditor has a lien or similar security interest.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent agency of the United States government created by statute (and) to regulate interstate communications by radio, television, wire, satellite, and cable.
FM broadcasting is a method of radio broadcasting using frequency modulation (FM) technology.
The FOX Sports Radio Network, based in Los Angeles, California, is a division of Premiere Networks in partnership with FOX Sports.
The hertz (symbol: Hz) is the derived unit of frequency in the International System of Units (SI) and is defined as one cycle per second.
Liberty is a town in Amite County, Mississippi.
Nielsen Audio (formerly Arbitron) is a consumer research company in the United States that collects listener data on radio broadcasting audiences.
Planning permission or developmental approval refers to the approval needed for construction or expansion (including significant renovation) in some jurisdictions.
A radio station is a set of equipment necessary to carry on communication via radio waves.
In broadcasting, sister stations or sister channels are radio or television stations operated by the same company, either by direct ownership or through a management agreement.
Sports radio (or sports talk radio) is a radio format devoted entirely to discussion and broadcasting of sporting events.
Urban contemporary is a music radio format.
WAKH (105.7 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a Country music format, licensed to McComb, Mississippi, United States.
WAKK was a gospel formatted broadcast radio station licensed to McComb, Mississippi, serving South-Central Mississippi.
WAPF (1140 AM) is a sports formatted broadcast radio station licensed to McComb, Mississippi, serving McComb and Pike County, Mississippi.
The watt (symbol: W) is a unit of power.
WKJN is a Gospel formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Centreville, Mississippi, serving Wilkinson and Amite counties in Mississippi and East Feliciana Parish in Louisiana.
WTGG (96.5 FM is a radio station airing an Oldies format, licensed to Amite, Louisiana. The station serves the Hammond, Louisiana, area. The station is owned and operated by Charles W. Dowdy, debtor-in-possession, following the September 2011 bankruptcy filing by Southwest Broadcasting, Inc. On September 21, 2011, Charles W. Dowdy, acting as the sole owner of license holder Southwest Broadcasting, Inc., dissolved the corporation and assigned the broadcast licenses it held (WTGG plus sister stations WAKH, WAKK, WAPF, WAZA, WFCG, WJSH, and WKJN) to himself acting as debtor in possession before initiating a Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The FCC approved the license transfer on December 19, 2011.
The year 1998 in radio involved some significant events.