WHRZ-LP

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WHRZ-LP
HangarRadioZ.jpg
City of license Spartanburg, South Carolina
Branding "The Z"
Slogan "Your Positive Alternative"
Frequency 104.1 MHz
First air date May 19, 2005
Format Religious
ERP 47 watts
HAAT 43.5 meters (143 feet)
Class L1
Transmitter coordinates 34°57′01″N 81°55′39″W / 34.95028°N 81.92750°W / 34.95028; -81.92750
Callsign meaning Hangar Radio Z
Owner First Baptist Church of Spartanburg
Webcast Listen Live
Website http://www.hangarradioz.com

WHRZ-LP (104.1 FM) also known as The Z, is a non-commercial low-power FM radio station located in Spartanburg, South Carolina. The station is licensed by the FCC to broadcast with an ERP of 47 watts (.047 kW).

The transmitter is located on the former WSPA TV tower in downtown Spartanburg. The station has a range of approximately 10 miles. It is owned by the First Baptist Church of Spartanburg, which is located at 250 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306

Translators[edit]

In addition to the main station at 104.1, the station operates multiple FM translators to broaden its coverage over the upstate of South Carolina, as well as the Charleston area:

Broadcast translators of WHRZ-LP
Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license ERP
W
Class FCC info
W238AW 95.5 West View, South Carolina 55 D FCC
W242BX 96.3 Greenville, South Carolina 100 D FCC
W289AO 105.9 Anderson, South Carolina 27 D FCC
W216BJ 91.1 Wando, South Carolina 10 D FCC
W220CN 91.9 Charleston, South Carolina 10 D FCC

"The Z" can also be heard on HD radios at 89.3 HD-2 FM in partnership with His Radio across The Upstate of South Carolina as well as in Savannah GA at WLFS 91.9FM HD-2 . It is also streaming at www.TheZ.com.

History[edit]

The station was licensed on May 19, 2005 and began broadcasting Thanksgiving Day of 2005. The station offers an "alternative" to other area stations, playing a CHR-type format for Christian Hit Music, targeting students and young adults. The music is described as "The best Rock, Pop, and Hip Hop in Christian Music. The station's website clarifies: "This Radio Outreach is a partnership between HIS RadioZ and Hangar RadioZ, ministries committed to students 13 to 33, or anyone encouraged by Hit music that is relevant, real and radically focused on a life committed to Jesus Christ."[1] Artists commonly played are Skillet, Lecrae, Fireflight, and Toby Mac.

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