WFHG (AM)

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WFHG
WFHG-AM 2015.PNG
City Bristol, Virginia
Broadcast area Tri-Cities
Branding "98 The Sports Fox"
Slogan "All Sports, All The Time"
Frequency 980 AM kHz
First air date January, 1947[1]
Format Sports[2]
Power 5,000 Watts daytime
1,000 Watts nighttime
Class B
Facility ID 6872
Transmitter coordinates 36°36′30.0″N 82°9′36.0″W / 36.608333°N 82.160000°W / 36.608333; -82.160000
Former callsigns WFHG (?-1992)
WXBQ (1992-2001)
WFHG (2001-Present)[3]
Affiliations Fox Sports Radio
Owner Bristol Broadcasting Company
(Bristol Broadcasting Company, Inc.)
Sister stations WAEZ, WEXX, WFHG-FM, WLNQ, WNPC, WXBQ-FM

WFHG is a Sports formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Bristol, Virginia, serving the Tri-Cities.[2] WFHG is owned and operated by Bristol Broadcasting Company.[4]

Translator[edit]

In addition to the main station, WFHG is relayed by an FM translator to widen its broadcast area.[5]

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class FCC info
W287CF 105.3 FM Bristol, Tennessee 157963 250 watts 648 m (2,126 ft) D FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-560. Retrieved July 14, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved July 14, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 14, 2015. 
  4. ^ "WFHG Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 14, 2015. 
  5. ^ "W250BG Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 14, 2015. 

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