Newburyport Secedes From Massachusetts

Paul B. Walker, Jr.
Thu Sep 11 16:00:20 EDT 2008

Uh, the application isn't from "some church in the middle of the country".
It was filed by The Bangor Baptist Church which owns WHCF 88.5 and WHMX

And checking real quickly, it looks like it *might* fit.

So what if it hits the air? At least it's semi local and not from
California, FLorida or wherever else.


On Thu, Sep 11, 2008 at 3:38 PM, Jeff Lehmann <> wrote:

> > >Oops...though there is a Newbury NH I think and maybe they have a
> > Newburyport
> > >section we never knew about before? Maybe not.
> > >Howie Carr mistakenly referred to "Salisbury Beach, New Hampshire" in
> > >"The Brothers Bulger". I assume people told him about it later when he
> > >did a book-signing/speech (carried on C-SPAN) at Jabberwocky Books
> > >in Newburyport.
> >
> > If you look at the contour map, the plan is to broadcast from a tower
> > in Amesbury, MA.
> It's probably just a case of some church in the middle of the country
> somewhere applying for as many stations as possible as quickly as possible,
> making a mistake. Hopefully the thing never makes it on the air.
> Jeff Lehmann
> Hanson, MA

Paul B. Walker, Jr.

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