WHFX

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WHFX
WHFX logo.png
City of license Darien, Georgia
Broadcast area Brunswick, Georgia
Branding Solid Rock 107.7 the Fox
Frequency 107.7 MHz
First air date 1991-09-09 (as WYNR)
Format Album Oriented Rock
ERP 50,000 watts
HAAT 147 meters
Class C2
Facility ID 63431
Transmitter coordinates 31°10′9.00″N 81°32′14.00″W / 31.1691667°N 81.5372222°W / 31.1691667; -81.5372222
Former callsigns WYNR (1991-2002)
WBGA (2002-2005)
Owner iHeartMedia, Inc.
(AMFM Radio Licenses, L.L.C.)
Sister stations WBGA, WGIG, WMOG, WQGA, WYNR
Website 1077thefox.net

WHFX (107.7 FM) is a radio station broadcasting an album oriented rock format. Licensed to Darien, Georgia, USA, the station serves the Brunswick area. The station is owned by iHeartMedia, Inc., through licensee AMFM Radio Licenses, L.L.C.[1]

History[edit]

The station went on the air as WYNR on 1991-09-09. On 2002-10-08, the station changed its call sign to WBGA, and on 2005-04-04 to the current WHFX.[2]

On May 15, 2014, Qantum Communications announced that it would sell its 29 stations, including WHFX, 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] The transaction was consummated on September 9, 2014.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WHFX Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ "WHFX 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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