WJDB (AM)

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WJDB
City of license Thomasville, Alabama
Branding AM 630 The Groove
Frequency 630 AM (kHz)
Format Adult hits
Power 1,000 watts (day)
49 watts (night)
Class D
Facility ID 25379
Transmitter coordinates 31°52′58″N 87°44′42″W / 31.88278°N 87.74500°W / 31.88278; -87.74500
Callsign meaning Joel Dige Bishop (station founder)
Owner Griffin Broadcasting Corporation
Sister stations WJDB-FM

WJDB (630 AM, "AM 630 The Groove") is a radio station licensed to serve Thomasville, Alabama. The station, the only AM station licensed to Thomasville, is owned by Griffin Broadcasting Corporation.[1] Griffin Broadcasting also owns Thomasville's WJDB-FM.

It airs an adult hits music format.[1][2]

History[edit]

The station was assigned the "WJDB" call sign by the Federal Communications Commission.[3]

In November 1990, licensee WJDB Radio, Inc., reached an agreement to sell this station to Griffin Broadcasting Corporation. The deal was approved by the FCC on January 4, 1991, and the transaction was consummated on January 31, 1991.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "WJDB gets amped up". The Thomasville Times. November 16, 2005. 
  2. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database. 
  4. ^ "Application Search Details (BAL-19901113HP)". FCC Media Bureau. January 31, 1991. 

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