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City of license Gate City, Virginia
Broadcast area Gate City, Virginia
Scott County, Virginia
Kingsport, Tennessee
Branding "Solid Gospel 1050"
Frequency 1050 kHz
First air date 1959
Format Southern Gospel
Power 1,000 Watts daytime
267 Watts nighttime
Class B
Facility ID 67667
Transmitter coordinates 36°37′59.0″N 82°34′56.0″W / 36.633056°N 82.582222°W / 36.633056; -82.582222
Callsign meaning W GATe City
Owner Tri-Cities Broadcasting Corp.

WGAT is a Southern Gospel formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Gate City, Virginia, serving Gate City and Scott County, Virginia, also Kingsport, Tennessee. WGAT is owned and operated by Tri-Cities Broadcasting Corp.[1]

History of call letters[edit]

The call letters WGAT were previously assigned to an AM station in Utica, New York.[2]


  1. ^ "WGAT Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ "WGAT Open House" (PDF). Broadcasting. April 19, 1948. Retrieved 27 November 2014. 

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