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WFTW NewsTalk1260 logo.png
CityFort Walton Beach, Florida
Broadcast areaFort Walton Beach and Vicinity
BrandingNewsTalk 1260
Slogan"Celebrating 50 years of broadcasting to the Emerald Coast!"
Frequency1260 kHz
First air date1922
Power2,500 watts (day)
131 watts (night)
Facility ID27466
Callsign meaningW ForT Walton Beach
AffiliationsABC News
OwnerCumulus Media
(Cumulus Licensing LLC)
Sister stationsWKSM, WNCV, WYZB, WZNS
WebcastListen Live
WebsiteNewsTalk 1260

WFTW (1260 AM, "NewsTalk 1260") is a radio station serving the Fort Walton Beach, Florida area with a news/talk radio format. This station broadcasts on AM frequency 1260 kHz and is under ownership of Cumulus Media and features on-line programming from ABC News Radio.

History of call letters[edit]

The call letters WFTW earlier were assigned to a station in Fort Wayne, Indiana, that began broadcasting August 10, 1947.[1]


  1. ^ "Staff of New Ft. Wayne 1-kw Station Announced" (PDF). Broadcasting. October 13, 1947. Retrieved 13 October 2014.

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Coordinates: 30°24′49″N 86°37′40″W / 30.41361°N 86.62778°W / 30.41361; -86.62778