|City of license||Knoxville, Tennessee|
|Broadcast area||Knoxville and Vicinity|
|Branding||'Sports Radio 1180 The VLZ'|
|Power||10,000 watts day
2,600 watts critical hours
|Former callsigns||WHJM (1987-2002)|
WVLZ is a radio station in Knoxville, Tennessee. It broadcasts locally on 1180 AM. Branded Sports Radio 1180 The VLZ.
Morgan Broadcasting Co., of which Harry Morgan was president, sold WHJM and WKCE to Kirkland Wireless Broadcasters, Inc. for $400,000 in a deal reported February 24, 2002.
From January 2009 until August 29 2014, WVLZ 1180 was known as Tennessee Sports Radio. The station's programming included show hosts such as former University of Tennessee quarterback Erik Ainge and former UT wide receiver Jayson Swain.
On August 29, 2014, WVLZ changed branding and format to "Oldies 1180", but returned to sports as Sports Radio 1180 The VLZ on Monday, January 5th, 2015. The station has been sold to Whiplash Community Radio Inc.
- http://home.flash.net/~jmgomez/radio/tennessee.txt, Retrieved on 2009-03-05.
- http://web.knoxnews.com/entertainment/tvradio/radiostations.shtml, Retrieved on 2009-03-05.
- http://www.broadcastingcable.com/article/141626-Changing_Hands.php, Retrieved on 2009-03-05.
- Query the FCC's AM station database for WVLZ
- Radio-Locator Information on WVLZ
- Query Nielsen Audio's AM station database for WVLZ
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