WKHG

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
WKHG
City Leitchfield, Kentucky
Branding Twin Lakes Best Mix K105
Frequency 104.9 MHz
First air date October 29, 1967
Format Hot Adult Contemporary
ERP 3,500 watts
HAAT 83.0 meters
Class A
Facility ID 27025
Transmitter coordinates 37°30′40.00″N 86°17′15.00″W / 37.5111111°N 86.2875000°W / 37.5111111; -86.2875000
Former callsigns WMTL-FM (1967-1988)
Affiliations Fox News Radio, Fox Sports Radio
Owner Heritage Media of Kentucky Inc
Sister stations WMTL
Webcast listen live
Website k105.com

WKHG (104.9 FM) is a radio station broadcasting a Hot Adult Contemporary format. Licensed to Leitchfield, Kentucky, USA, the station is currently owned by Heritage Media of Kentucky Inc and features programming from Fox News Radio and Fox Sports Radio.[1]

History[edit]

The station signed on the air as WMTL-FM on October 29, 1967. It first served as a full-time FM repeater of sister station WMTL-AM for its first 21 years on the air.[2] It did not become a separate station until 1988, when the FM station's callsign was changed to the current WKHG, and began broadcasting its Hot Adult contemporary format.[3]

From 1999 until 2012, the station also broadcast the NFL's Tennessee Titans football games from the Tennessee Titans Radio Network.

Programming[edit]

In addition to its usual Hot AC music playlist, WKHG, along with sister station WMTL are also the main radio outlets of Grayson County High School football and boys' and girls' basketball game broadcasts. WKHG also broadcasts Kentucky Wildcats football and men's basketball games from the UK Sports Network.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WKHG Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ 1987 Broadcasting Yearbook, page B-117
  3. ^ 1988 Broadcasting Yearbook, page B-116

External links[edit]