WHJG-LP

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WHJG-LP
City Rockford, Illinois
Broadcast area Rockford, Illinois
Cherry Valley, Illinois
Valley View, Illinois
Branding 93.3 WHJG
Frequency 93.3 MHz
First air date 2005
Format Christian talk and teaching
Language(s) English
ERP 100 watts
HAAT 28.6 meters (94 ft)
Class L1
Facility ID 126983
Transmitter coordinates 42°15′23″N 88°58′45″W / 42.25639°N 88.97917°W / 42.25639; -88.97917
Owner Pelley Road Christian Fellowship
Webcast Listen Live
Website whjg933fm.com

WHJG-LP (93.3 FM) is an American low-power FM radio station licensed to serve the community of Rockford, Illinois. The station, established in 2005, is owned and operated as a ministry of the Pelley Road Christian Fellowship.

Programming[edit]

WHJG-LP broadcasts a Christian talk and teaching format to the Rockford/Cherry Valley/Valley View area.[1][2] Featured hosts and teachers include Charles Stanley, Chuck Swindoll, Adrian Rogers, D. James Kennedy, Jay Sekulow, Kay Arthur, Jack Hayford, and Brannon Howse. WHJG also airs a Spanish language block of programming on Sunday afternoons, which includes Spanish language versions of Charles Stanley and Adrian Rogers's programs.[3]

History[edit]

In September 2000, Pelley Road Christian Fellowship applied to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for a construction permit for a new low-power broadcast radio station to serve Rockford, Illinois.[2] The FCC granted this permit on May 19, 2003, with a scheduled expiration date of November 19, 2004.[4] The new station was assigned call sign "WHJG-LP" on June 24, 2003.[5] After construction and testing were completed in November 2004, the station was granted its broadcast license on May 19, 2005.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Retrieved August 7, 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "New low-power radio stations on air". The Rock River Times. February 8, 2006. Retrieved August 8, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Program Guide". WHJG-LP. Retrieved August 6, 2012. 
  4. ^ "Application Search Details (BNPL-20000901AGW)". FCC Media Bureau. May 19, 2003. Retrieved August 8, 2012. 
  5. ^ "Call Sign History". CDBS Public Access Database. FCC Media Bureau. June 24, 2003. Retrieved August 8, 2012. 
  6. ^ "Application Search Details (BLL-20041118ABC)". FCC Media Bureau. May 19, 2005. Retrieved August 8, 2012. 

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