EAB Purchases Six In Arkansas
East Arkansas Broadcasters is purchasing MAX Media's six stations in the Arkansas River Valley. EAB owner Bobby Caldwell said, “We take great pride in providing quality local programming with all of our stations and we look forward to doing the same in the River Valley.” With the addition of the six stations, EAB becomes the largest radio group in Arkansas, with 25 stations.
The stations are River Country 102.3 KCJC, Hot AC River Hits 100.9 KWKK, Classic Rock Sharpe 99.3 KVLD, and River Talk 980 KCAB. In Morrilton, stations include 101.7 KVOM and ESPN 800 KVOM. In addition to their radio stations, EAB also owns and operates the EAB Sports Network, which is the official radio partner of Arkansas State University Athletics.