Media General 8-K 2008
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) July 16, 2008
MEDIA GENERAL, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code (804) 649-6000
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
Media General, Inc., has completed the sale of its ABC television station WMBB in Panama City, Florida and its dual NBC/CBS station KALB/NALB in Alexandria, Louisiana to Hoak Media Corporation. Net after-tax proceeds from the sale will be used for debt repayment. A copy of the release announcing the divesture is furnished as Exhibit 99.1.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.