WGTH (AM)

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WGTH
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City Richlands, Virginia
Broadcast area Southwestern Virginia
Southeastern West Virginia
Branding "The Sheep"
Slogan "Good Words, Good Music"
Frequency 540 AM kHz
First air date October 5, 1951[1]
Format Southern Gospel
Religious[2]
Power 1,000 Watts daytime
97 Watts nighttime
Class D
Facility ID 12043
Transmitter coordinates 37°5′1.0″N 81°46′58.0″W / 37.083611°N 81.782778°W / 37.083611; -81.782778
Callsign meaning W Gates To Heaven
Former callsigns WRIC (?-1995)
WGTH (1995-Present)[3]
Owner High Knob Broadcasters, Inc.
Sister stations WGTH-FM
Webcast WGTH Webstream
Website WGTH Online

WGTH is a Southern Gospel and Religious formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Richlands, Virginia, serving Southwestern Virginia and Southeastern West Virginia.[2] WGTH is owned and operated by High Knob Broadcasters, Inc.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-569. Retrieved July 18, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved July 18, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 18, 2015. 
  4. ^ "WGTH Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 18, 2015. 

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