WHKX

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WHKX
WHKX-FM WHQX-FM 2015.PNG
CityBluefield, Virginia
Broadcast areaBluefield, Virginia
Tazewell, Virginia
Bland, Virginia
Bluefield, West Virginia
Princeton, West Virginia
Branding"Kicks Country"
Frequency106.3 FM MHz
Repeater(s)107.7 FM MHz (WHQX)
First air dateDecember, 1970[1]
FormatCountry[2]
Power330 Watts
HAAT420 meters (1,380 ft)
ClassA
Facility ID6004
Transmitter coordinates37°15′5.0″N 81°11′20.0″W / 37.251389°N 81.188889°W / 37.251389; -81.188889
Callsign meaningWH KiX (kicks)
Former callsignsWBDY (?–1980)
WBDY-FM (1980–1997)
WHKX (1997–present)[3]
OwnerAlpha Media (sale to First Media Services pending)
(Alpha Media Licensee LLC)
Sister stationsWHAJ, WHIS, WHQX, WKEZ, WKOY-FM
WebcastWHKX Webstream
WebsiteOfficial website

WHKX is a country-formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Bluefield, Virginia, serving Bluefield, Tazewell, and Bland in Virginia and Bluefield and Princeton in West Virginia.[2] WHKX is owned and operated by Alpha Media.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-560. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 22, 2015.
  4. ^ "WHKX Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved July 22, 2015.

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