Williamson Daily News
PIKEVILLE, Ky. - Mountain Top Media, LLC, a locally owned company, has completed its acquisition of the business operations of East Kentucky Broadcasting and East Kentucky Radio Network (EKB), according to a news release.
Cindy May Johnson, the former president of EKB, is the managing member of Mountain Top Media and serves as president/general manager of the company's 14 radio stations, cable TV station, multiple digital properties and other business services. The original company began in 1949 with a single radio station in Pikeville, Kentucky, and now serves a large portion of central Appalachia, including eastern Kentucky and several counties in West Virginia and Virginia.
The new company has retained or brought back several well-known former EKB staffers, as well as added some new recruits.
Mountain Top Media outlets/stations include:
93.1 WDHR - Today's Best Country
96.5 WXCC - Coal Country
Rock 103 - Classic Rock
Z 107.5 - New Hit Music
Hit City USA 98.1, 104.3, 1240, and 1460 - Oldies
Fox Sports East Kentucky 95.9, 102.5, 104.5, 900, 960, and 1400 - Home of Kentucky Sports Radio
Mountain Top TV: Intermountain, Suddenlink, Big Sandy Broadband, TVS, and Foothills Cable, and at mountain-topmedia.com - The Mountain Local weekday news at 6, 8 and 10 p.m.