WEGG

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WEGG
City of license Rose Hill, North Carolina
Broadcast area Goldsboro-Wilmington.
Branding Your Christian Radio 710 & 100.5
Frequency 710 kHz
First air date 1970s
Format Gospel
Power 2,500 watts daytime only
Class D
Facility ID 17745
Transmitter coordinates 34°51′48″N 78°02′16″W / 34.86333°N 78.03778°W / 34.86333; -78.03778
Owner Conner Media Corporation
Sister stations WSTK


WEGG (710 AM), Your christian Radio) is an American radio station licensed to serve the community of Rose Hill, North Carolina, USA. The station broadcasts a traditional Gospel music format.[1] WEGG is currently owned by Conner Media Corporation.

WEGG was founded by Jeff Barnes Wilson in the 1970s. It started out as a country music station and then a mix of country and Southern Gospel music. The station eventually became all-Gospel. The call letters were intended to reflect the poultry industry which is next door to the radio station. Mr. Wilson would call it The "W"onderful "EGG". Jeff Barnes Wilson died in 1995.

Charlie Robinson hosted a gospel music program called "All Gospel For All People" and coined the call letters as standing for WEGG "Where Everyone Glorifies God". Thru The Bible Radio with Dr. J. Vernon McGee was part of the programming throughout Wilson's ownership of the station. Many local churches aired their ministries on the station as well. The station carried ABC News as well as The North Carolina News Network. James Kenan High School Football and Wake Forest Sports were part of the programming as well. WEGG operates on 710 AM - a clear channel. One of the liners for the station was "Clear Channel Radio 71". a Clear station in Rose Hill on the air.

History[edit]

In October 2007 gospel station is brand on "710 The Light" then on early in May 2008 Gospel station is brand on "Glory 710" and early June 2008 on the air to "Joy 710" then on October 2008 gospel station is brand on "Gospel Superstation 710" when goes on the air with more. And on January 2011 gospel station brand on "Your Christian Radio 710 & 95.9". In 2009 - 2013 it on translator to W240BN 95.9 FM. And another Gospel station translator on W263BE 100.5 FM Found it in Early 2013. Now on another station to "Your Christian Radio 710 & 100.5" back in January 2013.

W263BE
City of license Rose Hill, North Carolina
Frequency 100.5 MHZ
First air date 2013
Format Gospel Music
Power 14,000 watts

W263BE[edit]

W263BE (100.5 FM), is an American radio station licensed to serve the community of Rose Hill, North Carolina, USA. The station find a traditional Gospel Music in 2013. W263BE is a sister station WEGG owned by Conner Media Corporation. WEGG Your Christian Radio 710 on the air to 100.5 FM Radio Dial return in 2013.

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