WALI

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WALI
City of license Walterboro, South Carolina
Branding I93.7
Slogan Today's hot hits
Frequency 93.7 MHz
First air date April 19, 1991 (as WONO)
Format Hot adult contemporary
ERP 6,000 watts
HAAT 100 meters
Class A
Facility ID 25206
Transmitter coordinates 32°50′58.00″N 80°33′31.00″W / 32.8494444°N 80.5586111°W / 32.8494444; -80.5586111
Former callsigns WONO (1991-1996)
Owner Palmetto Rural Telephone Cooperative, Inc.
(Premier Enterprises, LLC)

WALI (93.7 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a hot adult contemporary format and licensed to Walterboro, South Carolina, USA. The station is currently owned by Palmetto Rural Telephone Cooperative, Inc., through Premier Enterprises, LLC.

History[edit]

The station went on the air as WONO on April 19, 1991. On May 15, 1996, the station changed its call sign to WALI.[1]

WALI was owned by Hess Communications LLC.[2]

Wally 93.7 played country music and had an alligator mascot. The station signed off in 2012. Palmetto Rural Telephone, through Premier Enterprises, LLC, bought the station on January 17, 2014 for $375,000 and changed it to hot adult contemporary "I93.7". Miles Crosby, called "Uncle Miles" on Charleston's 96.1 Wave FM, played a major role in planning the new format and hosts the morning show, which includes news and music as well as "Swap Shop". The music includes Train, Adele, Edwin McCain and Darius Rucker. Other programminfg includes high school football, Atlanta Braves baseball, Clemson football and NASCAR.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WALI Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ "WALI Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  3. ^ "WALLY FM now Walterboro’s 'I93.7'". The Colletonian. Retrieved July 11, 2014. 

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