by Kate Knable
Posted 2/18/2013 12:00 am
Jay Bunyard, now owner of 19 radio stations across Arkansas, on Feb. 1 launched a new radio station in Springdale.
The station, KFMD-AM (Freedom 1430), has a talk news format and airs the syndicated shows of Glenn Beck, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, Michael Savage and others. KFMD is a 1,000-watt station. Its studio is at 2250 W. Sunset Ave.
KFSM-TV, Channel 5, of Fayetteville provides KFMD with local news and weather content.
Bunyard is a native of De Queen (Sevier County) and owns stations in Berryville, Camden, the Springdale/Fayetteville area, Mena, De Queen and Nashville (Howard County).