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The Action Channel
Action Channel in Houston
Action launched on KUGB 28.5 on January 5.
Chattanooga, Tenn., (January 9, 2016) – Luken Communications is pleased to announce an affiliation agreement between The Action Channel and Transcom Entertainment Group,  marking Action’s debut in the Houston market (DMA 8).  Action can now be found by Houston area viewers over-the-air on KUGB channel 28.5.
The Action Channel, Luken Communications’ newest network offering, grabs the couch potato by the collar and turns them into an adrenaline junkie! Action delivers everything for the daredevil-at-heart: high-octane thrills, heart-pounding excitement and outdoor adventures. With something for everyone, Action’s exciting lineup includes outdoors, automotive, and entertainment programming such as V8TV, Ghostbreakers, Studio D, Motorz, Jimmy Houston Outdoors, Inside the Ring, Armed Forces Boxing, The Border, its newest addition, Horror Hotel, and much more!
Dr. Steve Ams, CEO of Transcom Entertainment Group, said, “We are very excited about creating the beginning of an entertaining, family oriented, inspirational, action-packed broadcasting partnership with The Action Channel in the Houston market. We remain dedicated to providing our Houston audience with inspirational, community oriented programming that will positively affect their lives.”
Dee Harlin, Luken’s Vice President of Affiliate Sales – East said, “We are thrilled with this opportunity to build a relationship with Transcom Entertainment Group while launching Action into a brand-new market. Action truly offers something for everyone and I’m excited to see how Houston responds.”
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