WJXB-FM

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WJXB-FM
City of license Knoxville, Tennessee
Broadcast area Knoxville Metropolitan Area
Branding B97.5
Slogan "Today's Soft Rock"
Frequency 97.5 MHz
Format Adult Contemporary
ERP 100,000 watts (with beam tilt)
HAAT 395 meters (1,296 ft)
Class C
Facility ID 61040
Transmitter coordinates 36°00′36″N 83°55′57″W / 36.01000°N 83.93250°W / 36.01000; -83.93250
Former callsigns WEZK (1990-1993)
WEZJ-FM (1993-1994)
WJXB (1994-2002)[1]
Owner South Central Communications
(Sale Pending to Midwest Communications)
Sister stations WIMZ-FM, WVRX
Website b975.com

WJXB-FM (97.5 FM, "B97.5") is a radio station licensed to serve Knoxville, Tennessee, USA. The station is owned by South Central Communications.

WJXB-FM broadcasts an adult contemporary music format.[2] The station was formerly a beautiful music station known as WEZK. The station was assigned the WJXB-FM call sign by the Federal Communications Commission on January 21, 2002.[1]

It was announced on May 28th, 2014, that Midwest Communications will purchase 9 of the 10 Stations owned by South Central Communications. (This includes WJXB-FM along with Sister Stations WIMZ-FM & WVRX) With this purchase, Midwest Communications will expand its portfolio of stations to Evansville, Knoxville and Nashville.[3]

Translators[edit]

WJXB-FM programming is also carried on a broadcast translator station to extend or improve the coverage area of the station.

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license ERP
W
Class FCC info
W266AA 101.1 FM Kodak, Tennessee 250 D FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database. Retrieved July 24, 2009. 
  2. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Retrieved July 24, 2009. 
  3. ^ Midwest Communications Acquires South Central Communications

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