Fox Corporation and Cox Media Group Renew Affiliation Agreement Companies Continue Partnership in Key CMG Markets

New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA – Fox Corporation (Nasdaq FOXA, FOX) (“FOX”) and Cox Media Group (“CMG”) today announced a multi-year agreement that renews the FOX Network affiliations for four stations operated by CMG, including: WFXT in Boston, MA; WHBQ in Memphis, TN; WFOX in Jacksonville, FL; and KOKI in Tulsa, OK. The […]

Megan Borelli Promoted to Director of Sales from Cox Media Group’s Long Island Radio Cluster

WEST BABYLON, N.Y. — Cox Media Group (“CMG”) today announced Megan Borelli has been promoted to Director of Sales, effective immediately. In her new role, Borelli will be responsible for leading Cox Media Group’s Long Island Radio Cluster and driving all sales targets, initiatives and in-market promotions. Borelli began her career at Cox Reps in […]

Pete Spriggs Retires from Cox Media Group’s WSB Radio, Drew Anderssen to Serve as the Station’s New Program Director

ATLANTA, GA — Cox Media Group (“CMG”) today announced the retirement of longtime Director of Branding and Programming, Pete Spriggs. Senior Manager of Programming and Operations, Drew Anderssen, has been appointed to step into Spriggs’ role following his retirement, effective February 28, 2020. Spriggs has enjoyed a long tenure in radio and his a highly […]

Cox Media Group Announces Agreement to Sell Ohio Newspapers to Cox Enterprises

Sale will allow Dayton Daily News, the Springfield News-Sun, and the JournalNews to continue printing daily Atlanta, Ga. — Cox Media Group (“CMG”) today announced it has reached an agreement with Cox Enterprises Inc. (“CEI”) for the sale of its Ohio newspapers, the Dayton Daily News, the Springfield News-Sun, and the JournalNews. The sale follows […]

Cox Media Group Calls on DISH to Air the Big Game on its Channels

Atlanta, Ga. – Cox Media Group today released the following statement: For several weeks, DISH has chosen not to negotiate reasonably with us and to remove many Cox Media Group stations from their channel line-up. Today’s big football game is a national cultural moment that transcends business disputes. As such, we will waive any retransmission […]

Cox Media Group Calls on DISH to Bring Back Popular Programming and Stop Spreading Misinformation to Customers

Atlanta, Ga. – DISH continues to black out multiple CMG TV stations across the country, despite CMG’s best efforts to reach a deal. CMG has reached reasonable and amicable agreements with all other major cable and satellite providers to carry local CMG TV stations across the country, serving millions of Americans. “DISH is notoriously greedy, […]

Cox Media Group Granted Extension to Sell Ohio Newspapers

Newspapers to maintain daily publication schedule Atlanta, Ga. – A recent decision by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) gives Cox Media Group (“CMG”) a 60-day extension before it must reduce the publication schedule of its Ohio newspapers. This means the company can continue publishing the papers seven days a week. CMG had until January 16th […]

WSB Radio Now Available in HD on 95.5 FM

ATLANTA – Cox Media Group Atlanta’s WSB Radio (WSB-AM/WSBBFM) is now in HD on 95.5 FM. This upgrade follows WSB’s August 2019 transmitter and antenna move from Flowery Branch to East Atlanta. The addition of HD Radio to 95.5 FM will bring an improved sound quality to listeners with HD radios throughout metro Atlanta. “This […]