WEEM-FM

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WEEM-FM
City Pendleton, Indiana
Broadcast area East Central Indiana
Slogan "Today's Hottest Hits"
Frequency 91.7 MHz
First air date November 1, 1971
Format Top 40
ERP 1200 watts
HAAT 47 feet
Class A
Callsign meaning With Efforts of Ernest Miller
Owner South Madison Community School Corporation
Website http://www.917weem.org

WEEM-FM (91.7 FM) is an award-winning,[1] student-run high school radio station of Pendleton Heights High School in Pendleton, Indiana. It broadcasts in the CHR music format. The station is owned by South Madison Community School Corporation and is operated by students at Pendleton Heights High School.

Broadcasting information[edit]

The station broadcasts with 1.2 kilowatts of both vertical and horizontal power at 47 feet (14 m) of height above average terrain serving portions of Hamilton, Hancock, Marion, Madison, and Henry counties.

WEEM can be heard online at 917weem.org, TuneIn.com, and via the WEEM apps on the Apple App Store and Google Play.[2]

Programming[edit]

WEEM plays "Today's Hottest Hits." WEEM also broadcasts every Pendleton Heights football, boys basketball, and girls basketball games. Typical artists heard on WEEM include Ed Sheeran, Maroon 5, Rihanna, Justin Timberlake, and Kanye West.

Station Personnel[edit]

  • Chris Green - General Manager
  • Brian Merrill - Marketing Director
  • Zoe Dwiggins - Program Director
  • Jackson Keesling - Promotions Director
  • Ben Kane- Sports Director
  • Audrey Hosier - Social Media Director
  • Austen Michael - Production Director
  • Abigail Davis - Music Director

Awards[edit]

2012: Indiana Association of School Broadcasters Radio School Of The Year 2016: Intercollegiate Broadcasting System National High School Radio Station Of The Year

Alumni[edit]

  • Andrew "Drew" Carey (Bob & Tom Show)
  • Kyle Smelser (Morning Radio Host WRAL 101.5FM Raleigh, NC)
  • Corey Cox (Nashville Recording Artist)
  • Tyler Bradfield (Ball State Radio Network/ESPN 3)

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References[edit]

Coordinates: 39°59′53″N 85°44′06″W / 39.998°N 85.735°W / 39.998; -85.735