WBGA

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WBGA
City of license St. Simons Island, Georgia
Broadcast area Brunswick area
Slogan B92.7 Jams
Frequency 92.7 MHz
First air date 1989-12-04 (as WPFI)
Format Urban Contemporary
ERP 6,000 watts
HAAT 100 meters
Class A
Facility ID 36929
Transmitter coordinates 31°9′42.00″N 81°28′28.00″W / 31.1616667°N 81.4744444°W / 31.1616667; -81.4744444
Former callsigns WPFI (1989-1991)
WMOG-FM (1991-1995)
WVVV (1995-1996)
WHFX (1996-2005)
Owner Qantum Communications Corporation
(sale to Clear Channel Communications pending)
(Qantum of Brunswick License Company, LLC)
Sister stations WHFX, WGIG, WMOG, WQGA, WYNR
Website b927jams.com

WBGA (92.7 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a Urban Contemporary format. Licensed to St. Simons Island, Georgia, USA, the station serves the Brunswick area. The station is currently owned by Qantum Communications Corporation, through subsidiary Qantum of Brunswick License Company, LLC.[1]

History[edit]

The station went on the air as WPFI on 1989-12-04. On 1991-02-04, the station changed its call sign to WMOG-FM, on 1995-12-08 to WVVV, on 1996-04-05 to WHFX, and on 2005-04-04 to the current WBGA.[2]

On May 15, 2014, Qantum Communications announced that it would sell its 29 stations, including WBGA, to Clear Channel Communications for WALK AM-FM in Patchogue, New York as part of the sale of the WALK stations to Connoisseur Media.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WBGA Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ "WBGA Call Sign History". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  3. ^ Venta, Lance (May 15, 2014). "Qantum Sells To Clear Channel; Connoisseur Expands In Long Island". RadioInsight. Retrieved May 15, 2014. 

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