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|Broadcast area||Mississippi and Arkansas Delta|
|Branding||97.9 The Beat|
|First air date||May 1, 1970 (as WBAQ)|
|HAAT||153 meters (502 ft)|
|Callsign meaning||W I BeaT|
|Former callsigns||WBAQ (1970–2010)
|Owner||Delta Radio Network LLC|
|Sister stations||WIQQ, WNIX, , WNLA, WKXY|
WIBT (97.9 FM) is a radio station licensed to Greenville, Mississippi, United States. The station is owned by Delta Radio Network LLC and programs a mainstream urban format. WIBT moved from 104.9 to 97.9 on December 26, 2016.
WIBT signed on May 1, 1970 as WBAQ. The station was owned by Greenville Broadcasting Company (Paul Artman, Sr.) and programmed beautiful music. In 2007, the station was sold to Debut Broadcasting and the format was changed to adult contemporary. The station was purchased by Delta Radio Network LLC on April 1, 2010. The adult contemporary format was retained, but the call letters were changed to WLTM to better reflect the station's branding as "Lite 97.9". On December 26, 2016, WLTM officially changed to WIBT.
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- Query Nielsen Audio's FM station database for WIBT
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