City of license
Lafayette metropolitan area
Slogan "Acadiana's Hottest Hits"
First air date
1992 (at 107.7)
HAAT 263 meters
Facility ID 54650
Callsign meaning K
HX T (HOT)
KRAR (never aired), KXKW (never aired), KPEL-FM, KRXZ, KRKA
(Townsquare Media of Lafayette, LLC)
KFTE, KMDL, KPEL, KPEL-FM, KROF, KTDY
KHXT (107.9 FM, "HOT 107.9") is a Rhythmic Top 40 serving the Lafayette area. The Townsquare Media outlet broadcasts with an ERP of 97 kW and is licensed to Erath, Louisiana.
History [ edit ]
The station originally debuted with a News/Talk format at 107.7 as KPEL-FM in 1992, but by 1997 they would switch signals to 107.9 and format to Classic Rock as KRXZ. In 2000 it changed the calls to KRKA and in 2003 switched to its current format.
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Coordinates: 30°12′07″N 91°46′37″W / 30.202°N 91.777°W