WROA

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WROA
CityGulfport, Mississippi
BrandingMerle 100.1
SloganClassic Country Greats!
Frequency1390 kHz
Translator(s)100.1 W261CU (Poplarville)
First air date1955
FormatClassic country
Power5,000 watts
ClassB
Facility ID17478
OwnerDowdy & Dowdy Partnership
WebcastListen Live
Websitewroaam.com

WROA (1390 AM) is a radio station licensed to Gulfport, Mississippi and sharing with WLGF 107.1 FM and WGBL 96.7 FM broadcast tower in Gulfport's suburb Orange Grove. WROA puts out 5,000 watts of power and airs a classic country music format. Now broadcasting on FM at low power from WGCM AM tower at W261CU 100.1 FM with 250 watts. Also according to FCC database W261CU 100.1 FM transmitter is moving to a taller tower at WROA, WLGF, and WGBL broadcast tower in Orange Grove area.

In March 2019 WROA changed their format from adult standards to classic country, branded as "Merle 100.1".[1]

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Coordinates: 30°27′30″N 89°04′45″W / 30.45833°N 89.07917°W / 30.45833; -89.07917