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City Kosciusko, Mississippi
Branding 1340 The Groove
Frequency 1340 kHz
First air date 1947 (ca.)
Format Rhythm and Blues
Power 1,000 watts unlimited
Class C
Facility ID 6480
Transmitter coordinates 33°3′51.00″N 89°36′12.00″W / 33.0641667°N 89.6033333°W / 33.0641667; -89.6033333Coordinates: 33°3′51.00″N 89°36′12.00″W / 33.0641667°N 89.6033333°W / 33.0641667; -89.6033333
Callsign meaning KOZciusko
Affiliations Citadel Broadcasting, Westwood One, Southern Urban Network
Owner Boswell Media, LLC

WKOZ (1340 The Groove) was a radio station broadcasting a Rhythm and Blues format.[1] Licensed to Kosciusko, Mississippi, USA, the station was owned by Boswell Media, which acquired the station in 2006.[2][3]

On July 13, 2012, WKOZ ceased broadcasting after 65 years on the air. On August 6, 2012, the FCC canceled the license for WKOZ, at the request of Boswell Media.


  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Summer 2009. Retrieved 2009-09-10. 
  2. ^ "WKOZ Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2009-09-10. 
  3. ^ "FCC Application". Federal Communications Commission. 

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