WLCR (1040 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a Catholic radio format. Licensed to Mt Washington, Kentucky, USA, the station serves the Louisville area. The station is currently owned by LCR Partners, L.P.
The station went on the air as WBUL on August 20, 1984. On May 26, 1999, the station changed its call sign to the current WLCR.
History of call letters
The call letters WLCR were previously assigned to an AM station in Torrington, Connecticut. It began broadcasting January 1, 1948, on 990 kHz with 1 KW power.