WBRG

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WBRG
WBRG-AM 2014.PNG
City Lynchburg, Virginia
Broadcast area Lynchburg, Virginia
Roanoke, Virginia
Branding "Super Talk WBRG"
Slogan "The Sports Authority"
Frequency 1050 AM kHz
First air date September 6, 1956[1]
Format News/Talk/Sports[2]
Power 3,800 Watts daytime
90 Watts nighttime
Class D
Facility ID 67704
Transmitter coordinates 37°25′15.0″N 79°6′55.0″W / 37.420833°N 79.115278°W / 37.420833; -79.115278
Callsign meaning W LynchBuRG
Former callsigns WBRG (1956-Present)[3]
Affiliations PRN Radio
Owner Brent Epperson
(Tri-County Broadcasting, Inc.)
Website WBRG Online

WBRG is a News/Talk/Sports formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Lynchburg, Virginia, serving Lynchburg and Roanoke in Virginia.[2] WBRG is owned and operated by Brent Epperson.[4]

Translators[edit]

In addition to the main station, WBRG is relayed by two FM translators to widen its broadcast area.[5][6]

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class FCC info
W245BG 96.9 FM Cave Spring, Virginia 144992 250 watts 11.3 m (37 ft) D FCC
W286CX 105.1 FM Lynchburg, Virginia 145018 24 watts 51 m (167 ft) D FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-566. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 
  4. ^ "WBRG Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 8, 2015. 
  5. ^ "W245BG Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved January 1, 2015. 
  6. ^ "W283AZ Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved January 1, 2015. 

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