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WHBN logo.jpg
City Harrodsburg, Kentucky
Broadcast area Lexington Metro Area
Branding The Rooster
Frequency 1420 kHz
First air date June 25, 1955; 61 years ago (1955-06-25) [1]
Format Country music
Power 1,000 watts day
46 watts night
Class D
Facility ID 22084
Transmitter coordinates 37°44′3.00″N 84°48′50.00″W / 37.7341667°N 84.8138889°W / 37.7341667; -84.8138889
Callsign meaning Hometown Broadcasting Network (owners)
Affiliations AP Radio, Jones Radio Network
Owner Hometown Broadcasting of Harrodsburg Inc
Sister stations WRNZ
Webcast listen live
Website hometownlive.net

WHBN (1420 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a Country music format. Licensed to Harrodsburg, Kentucky, USA. The station is currently owned by Hometown Broadcasting of Harrodsburg Inc and features programming from AP Radio and Jones Radio Network.[2]


WHBN features longtime on air personality Bob Martin from 6-8 AM seven days a week, and "The G-Man" James Garrett in the afternoons Monday through Friday.


  1. ^ "Directory of Radio Stations in the United States and Canada". Broadcasting & Cable Yearbook 2010. Washington, DC: Broadcasting Publications, Inc. 2010. p. D-240.. [1]
  2. ^ "WHBN Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 

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