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City Priceville, Alabama
Broadcast area Huntsville, Alabama
Branding Hope Radio
Slogan Hope is Here
Frequency 1310 kHz
Translator(s) 104.9 W285EN (Priceville)
First air date December 2, 1986 (as WJRA)
Format Christian talk
Power 1,000 watts (day)
33 watts (night)
Class D
Facility ID 290
Transmitter coordinates 34°32′32″N 86°54′14″W / 34.54222°N 86.90389°W / 34.54222; -86.90389
Former callsigns WJRA (1984-2001)
WQAH (2001-2009)
Owner Somerville Baptist Church
Webcast Listen Live
Website yourhoperadio.org

WKZD (1310 AM) is a Christian talk radio formatted radio station licensed to Priceville, Alabama, that serves Decatur, Alabama, and the western portion of the Huntsville, Alabama, market.[1] The station is owned by Somerville Baptist Church. The station's programming is available for live streaming over the internet via its website.


This station was granted its original construction permit by the Federal Communications Commission on December 19, 1983.[2] The station was assigned the call letters WJRA from February 1984 until September 7, 2001, when it was assigned WQAH by the FCC.[3] WJRA received its license to cover on December 2, 1986.[4]

The station was assigned the current WKZD callsign on February 2, 2009.[3]


WKZD also broadcasts on the following FM translator:

Call sign Frequency
City of license ERP
Class FCC info
W285EN 104.9 Priceville, Alabama 250 D FCC


SBC Radio


  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. 
  2. ^ "Application Search Details (BP-19830531AD)". FCC Media Bureau. 1983-12-19. 
  3. ^ a b "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database. 
  4. ^ "Application Search Details (BL-19860902AG)". FCC Media Bureau. 1986-12-02. 

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