KATX

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KATX
KATX-FM Classic Rock logo.jpg
City Eastland, Texas
Broadcast area Eastland/Ranger, Texas
Frequency 97.7 MHz
First air date 1987
Format Classic rock
Language(s) English
ERP 3,000 watts
HAAT 62 meters (203 ft)
Class A
Facility ID 71352
Transmitter coordinates 32°23′47″N 98°46′26″W / 32.39639°N 98.77389°W / 32.39639; -98.77389
Callsign meaning K-All-Texas
Former callsigns KEAS-FM (1987-2000)[1]
Owner Terry Slavens
(For the Love of the Game Broadcasting, LLC)
Sister stations KWBY-FM (98.5 FM)
Website katxradio.com

KATX (97.7 FM) is an American radio station with a classic rock format licensed to and serving the area around Eastland, Texas. The station's broadcast license is currently held by Terry Slavens, through licensee For the Love of the Game Broadcasting, LLC.

KATX celebrated 25 years as an FM broadcast station in 2013. The license for 97.7 FM was established in January 1988 and launched playing Top 40 Country with a mix of traditional country, local news, sports, community events and the "Bargain Box".

KATX is staffed by general manager Terry Slavens, news and senior broadcaster Mike Cockburn, Operations Manager Stace Gaddy and Blakeney French Hodges.

The station is a former affiliate of the Dallas Cowboys radio network.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Call Sign History". CDBS Public Access Database. FCC Media Bureau. Retrieved November 11, 2011. 
  2. ^ "Dallas Cowboys on Radio". DallasCowboys.com. 

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