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WELE logo.jpg
City Ormond Beach, Florida
Broadcast area Daytona Beach, Florida
Slogan Goliath Radio
Frequency 1380 kHz
First air date 1983
Format News Talk Information
Power 5,000 watts directional day
2,500 watts directional night
Class B
Facility ID 72937
Transmitter coordinates 29°16′9.00″N 81°4′54.00″W / 29.2691667°N 81.0816667°W / 29.2691667; -81.0816667
Affiliations Westwood One, ESPN Radio, CNN Radio
Owner Bethune-Cookman University

WELE (1380 AM) is a radio station currently broadcasting a News Talk Information format. Licensed to Ormond Beach, Florida, United States, the station serves the Daytona Beach area. The station is currently owned by Bethune Cookman University and features programming from Westwood One, ESPN Radio and CNN Radio.[1]

Radio personalities include: Don Imus, Paul Carpenella, Dr. Joy Browne, Pavlina Osta, and Clark Howard.[2]

In October 2013, Wings Communications donated the station's license to Bethune-Cookman University.[3] The donation was consummated on August 5, 2014.


  1. ^ "WELE Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
  2. ^ "Programming Schedule". Retrieved 25 January 2015.
  3. ^ "Georgia AM Sold, Florida AM Donated". allaccess.com. Retrieved 23 October 2013.

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