Homecoming is a big deal in Alva
November 2, 2022
Downtown Alva was shiny clean. Street markings were bright and clear. There was no litter to be found. It was NWOSU Homecoming weekend when my husband Lynn and I visited Alva to look at a radio station for sale. Alva was putting her best foot forward.
After my father-in-law sold his radio station in Rolla, Missouri, where both my husband and I worked, he offered to help us buy or build a radio station. Lynn and I visited three towns, one in Arizona and two in Oklahoma, with stations for sale in our price range.
We knew about KALV in Alva from Charles Wood, a real estate agent and a relative...