KDXE

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KDXE
City of license North Little Rock, Arkansas
Broadcast area Little Rock, Arkansas
Branding Hot 105.5
Frequency 1380 kHz
Translator(s) 105.5 K288EZ (Little Rock)
First air date 1957
Format Urban Adult Contemporary
Power 5,000 watts day
2,500 watts night
Class B
Facility ID 665
Transmitter coordinates 34°52′49.00″N 92°14′0.10″W / 34.8802778°N 92.2333611°W / 34.8802778; -92.2333611
Former callsigns KDXE (1957-1981)
KAUL (1981-1986)
KPAL (1986-1996)
KRNN (1996-2003)
Owner NC Communications
Webcast Listen Live
Website hot1055lr.com

KDXE (1380 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a urban adult contemporary format. Licensed to North Little Rock, Arkansas, USA, it serves the Little Rock area. The station is currently owned by NC Communications, llc.

On December 18, 2008, radio industry website 100000watts.com reported that KDXE had gone silent, but no explanation was given for this.

On November 3, 2009, the radio station once again returned to the air, this time as a talk radio station, and features the following lineup: America’s Morning News, Michael Savage, Laura Ingraham, Dr. Laura, Jerry Doyle, Rusty Humphries and Phil Hendrie.

Mark Nolte served as General Manager and co-broker with Patrick Communications to complete the sale to NC Communications.

A Lease Management Agreement to program the station began on or about January 1, 2010, Station sold to NC Communications December 31, 2010, Duane Nickols, General Manager.

Duane Nickols, a longtime veteran broadcaster, continues to consult, guide and direct marketing and programming for the Group part-time from his home.

NC Communications has bought 105.5 FM to sign on as a repeater/translator licensed to Little Rock at 24/7

On January 31, 2014 KDXE changed their format to urban adult contemporary, branded as "Hot 105.5".[1]

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