WEBJ

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WEBJ
City Brewton, Alabama
Branding WEBJ 1240AM
Slogan All talk, All the time.
Frequency 1240 kHz
First air date August 1, 1947
Format News/Talk
Power 1,000 watts
Class C
Facility ID 19823
Transmitter coordinates 31°6′35.00″N 87°3′36.00″W / 31.1097222°N 87.0600000°W / 31.1097222; -87.0600000
Affiliations Fox News Radio
Owner Brewton Broadcasting, Inc.
Webcast Listen Live
Website webjradio.net

WEBJ (1240 AM) is the oldest radio station in Brewton, Alabama, United States, going on air in 1947. The station serves the Brewton area with a news/talk format. The station broadcasts at 1000 watts and the transmitter is located near downtown Brewton.

Programming[edit]

The format of the radio station was changed from oldies music to a news/talk format in 2003. The station's slogan is now "All talk, All the time."

August 1, 2012, marked WEBJ's 65th anniversary of signing on air.

History[edit]

WEBJ began broadcasting Aug. 1, 1947, on 1240 kHz with 250 W power. The station was owned by William E. Brooks, with studios in the Lovelace Hotel in Brewton.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WEBJ (250 w, 1240 kc) Takes Air in Alabama" (PDF). Broadcasting. August 4, 1947. Retrieved 5 October 2014. 

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