The Central Texas College Board of Trustees voted Tuesday to move forward in assigning the broadcasting license of KNCT Waco, Texas, to Gray Television for $375,000. The college voted in February to pull the plug on the PBS station rather than move in the FCC’s spectrum repack. Gray also owns Waco CBS affiliate KWTX.
The Central Texas College Board Of Trustees voted to pull the plug on KNCT Killeen, Texas, the region’s only PBS station. KNCT GM Max Rudolph said the station was faced with a significant amount of expense to move the station from ch. 46 to ch. 17, which would cost about $4.4 million.