KVOL

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KVOL
KVOL 1330-97.7 logo.png
City Lafayette, Louisiana
Broadcast area Acadiana
Branding The Rewind 1330, 97.7 and 104.1
Frequency 1330 kHz
Translator(s) 97.7 K249EY (Lafayette)
Repeater(s) KLCJ 104.1 in Oak Grove for the Lake Charles area
First air date May 18, 1935
Format Oldies
Power 5,000 watts (day)
1,000 watts (night)
Class B
Facility ID 9415
Transmitter coordinates 30°14′29″N 92°03′31″W / 30.24139°N 92.05861°W / 30.24139; -92.05861Coordinates: 30°14′29″N 92°03′31″W / 30.24139°N 92.05861°W / 30.24139; -92.05861
Callsign meaning K Voice Of Lafayette
Owner Charles Chatelain
(Delta Media Corporation)
Sister stations KLWB-FM, KSLO-FM, KSLO, KOGM, KFXZ-FM, KFXZ, KYMK, KXKW-LP, KXKW-LD, KLWB, KDCG-CD, KLCJ
Webcast Listen Live
Website kvol1330.com

KVOL (1330 AM) is a radio station licensed to Lafayette, Louisiana, United States. It serves the Acadiana area and Lake Charles, Louisiana with the programming simulcast on KLCJ FM (104.1). KVOL was the first radio station in Lafayette when they signed on-air on May 18, 1935.[1] It is owned and operated by Delta Media Corporation.

Programming[edit]

KVOL is an Oldies/Classic Hits formatted radio station known as “The Rewind.” The Rewind focuses on “The Greatest Hits of All Time” from 1965 - 1985. Feature programming also includes “On The Turntable” a bi-weekly program that features a historic look at classic vinyl albums and played the in their entirety. The Rewind also airs Scott Shannon presents Amercia’s Greatest Hits each Sunday morning at 9am.

K249EY[edit]

During the FCC's AM Revitalization project in mid-2016, Delta Media purchased 99.9 W260CK in Slidell from Educational Media Foundation, intending to relocate it to Lafayette as a KVOL repeater at 97.7. The move was completed and the newly-rechristened K249EY signed on, relaying KVOL from its new location September 5, 2016.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting & Cablecasting Yearbook 1984

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