WJLZ

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WJLZ
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City Virginia Beach, Virginia
Broadcast area Southside of Hampton Roads
Branding "Current FM"
Slogan "Positive Hit Music"
Frequency 88.5 FM MHz
First air date February 12, 1989[1]
Format Contemporary Christian
Christian Rock
Christian Hip Hop[2]
Power 1,200 Watts
HAAT 36 meters (118 ft)
Class A
Facility ID 69636
Transmitter coordinates 36°50′30.70″N 76°5′37.00″W / 36.8418611°N 76.0936111°W / 36.8418611; -76.0936111
Callsign meaning W Jesus LiveZ
Former callsigns WODC (1987-2003)
WJLZ (2003-Present)[3]
Owner Virginia Beach Educational Broadcasting Foundation, Inc.
Webcast WJLZ Webstream
Website WJLZ Online

WJLZ is a Contemporary Christian, Christian Rock, and Christian Hip Hop formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Virginia Beach, Virginia, serving the Southside of Hampton Roads.[2] WJLZ is owned and operated by Virginia Beach Educational Broadcasting Foundation, Inc.[4]

Translators[edit]

In addition to the main station, WJLZ is relayed by three FM translators to widen its broadcast area.[5][6][7]

Call sign Frequency
(MHz)
City of license Facility
ID
ERP
W
Height
m (ft)
Class FCC info
W250AE 97.9 FM Portsmouth, Virginia 18865 250 watts 16.3 m (53 ft) D FCC
W279AD 103.7 FM Chesapeake, Virginia 18864 55 watts 65 m (213 ft) D FCC
W280CX 103.9 FM Norfolk, Virginia 18861 170 watts 32.4 m (106 ft) D FCC

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-572. Retrieved August 29, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved August 29, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 29, 2015. 
  4. ^ "WJLZ Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 29, 2015. 
  5. ^ "W250AE Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 29, 2015. 
  6. ^ "W279AD Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 29, 2015. 
  7. ^ "W280CX Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved August 29, 2015. 

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