|City||Lenoir City, Tennessee|
|Broadcast area||Knoxville, Tennessee|
|First air date||1967|
|Owner||BP Broadcasters LLC|
Arthur Wilkerson, owner of WLIL, applied for an FM requency, and WLIL-FM signed on at 93.5 in 1967.
In addition to his radio station, Wilkerson owned a lumber mill and built custom homes. He served as president of the Tennessee Association of Broadcasters. He was also a pilot and he ran a restaurant.
In 2006, Progressive Media, owner of WIFA, purchased WLIL from BP Broadcasters LLC. BP kept the FM station, which had simulcast the AM through its entire history. Dwight Wilkerson, son of Arthur, kept WLIK in Newport, Tennessee.
WKZX-FM played adult contemporary music from March 2001-2004 before switching to Regional Mexican. Mercedez Cuevas is an on-air personality, also working in sales and administration. She says the best way to communicate to those of Hispanic is to do it in their native language, because they take pride in their culture.
- http://wlilcountry.com, Retrieved on 2009-05-14.
- "Deals," Broadcasting and Cable, August 14, 2006.
- http://www.ontheradio.net/metro/knoxville_tn.aspx, Retrieved on 2009-05-14.
- http://www.hccet.org/about/board/, Retrieved on 2009-05-14.
- http://www.volunteerprsa.org/download/0408newsletter.pdf, Retrieved on 2009-05-14.
- Query the FCC's FM station database for WKZX
- Radio-Locator information on WKZX
- Query Nielsen Audio's FM station database for WKZX
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