WECU

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This article is about the radio station. For the technology company, see WeCU Technologies. For the Greenville, North Carolina TV station, see WECU-TV.
WECU
City Winterville, North Carolina
Broadcast area Greenville-Winterville
Branding ESPN 1570 Greenville
Frequency 1570 kHz
First air date 2006
Format Sports
Power 8,000 watts day
200 watts night
Class B
Facility ID 135909
Transmitter coordinates 35°32′15″N 77°25′06″W / 35.53750°N 77.41833°W / 35.53750; -77.41833
Affiliations ESPN Radio
Owner CTC Media Group
Webcast Listen Live
Website ESPN Radio Greenville website

WECU (1570 AM,) is a radio station broadcasting a sports format. Licensed to Winterville, North Carolina, USA, it serves the Greenville area. The station is currently owned by CTC Media Group and operated by New Lite Media.


History[edit]

WECU shorty went off the air in November 2012. Later in same month, a new gospel station "The Promise" 1570 and 97.9 FM was heard over the air. On February 4th, 2013 the Yolanda Adams morning was launched on the station airing weekdays from 6 am until 10 am. The station is being managed by Bronson Williams, the creator of Promise 107.3 which aired on WBOB-FM (now WVRA) from July 2007 until January 2012. On October 1, 2014 WECU changed their format to sports, with programming from ESPN Radio.

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