The Word Network Purchases Disney Station in Detroit


SOUTHFIELD —The Word Network has finalized its purchase of Disney Radio Station, WFDF-AM (910) in Detroit. The station, which is considererd the oldest known radio station in Michigan, and has been broadcasting since 1909.

Disney sold the station to The Word Network, which is the largest African-American religious network in the world. The station has launched via satellite and now sends its signal into more than 200 countries throughout the world and is seen by more than 3 billion people each day.