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Saving The WAWL

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Students at Chattanooga State come together to protest the sale of the college’s radio station.

WAWL-FM, or “91 Rock, The Wall” as it is known, will soon going off the air on FM radio.

Administrators say the sale allows them to update equipment and bring the college’s mass communications program into the future.

But the students are not taking the sale lying down.

Here are a few more links.

http://www.newschannel9.com/news/station_967506___article.html/radio_sale.html

 

http://timesfreepress.com/news/2008/mar/28/courter-clearing-air-regarding-wawls-sale/

 

http://wdef.com/news/chattanooga_state_students_protest_the_end_of_wawl_radio/03/2008

 

http://www.chattanoogan.com/articles/article_124219.asp

 

http://wdef.com/news/chattanooga_state_college_sells_radio_station/03/2008

One of the important items to note is that there is no “mandate” to convert to digital, so the stated reason for the sale is not accurate!

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March 28, 2008 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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