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WTUG logo.png
City Northport, Alabama
Broadcast area Tuscaloosa and Vicinity
Branding WTUG 92.9 FM
Slogan Today's R&B & Old School
Frequency 92.9 MHz (also on HD Radio)
Translator(s) 100.9 W265CG (Tuscaloosa, relays HD2)
First air date 1979
Format Urban Adult Contemporary
HD2: Sports (WNPT-FM simulcast)
ERP 100,000 watts
HAAT 298.8 meters
Class C1
Facility ID 54796
Transmitter coordinates 33°3′15.00″N 87°32′57.00″W / 33.0541667°N 87.5491667°W / 33.0541667; -87.5491667
Owner Townsquare Media
(Townsquare Media Tuscaloosa License, LLC)
Sister stations WFFN, WBEI, WNPT, WTSK, WTBC
Webcast Listen Live
Website wtug.com

WTUG-FM (92.9 FM) is a radio station serving the Tuscaloosa, Alabama, vicinity with an Urban Adult Contemporary format. [1] Licensed to Northport, Alabama, USA. The station is currently owned by Townsquare Media.[2]

In February 2005, Apex Broadcasting Inc. (Houston L. Pearce, chairman) reached an agreement to sell WTUG-FM and six other radio stations in Alabama to Citadel Broadcasting (Farid Suleman, chairman/CEO) for a reported sale price of $29 million.[3] Citadel merged with Cumulus Media on September 16, 2011.[4]

Cumulus sold WTUG-FM and its sister stations to Townsquare Media effective July 31, 2012. WTUG simulcasts severe weather coverage from ABC 33/40 when there is a tornado warning within its listening area.


  1. ^ "WTUG-FM Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. 
  2. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. 
  3. ^ "Deals - 2/21/2005". Broadcasting & Cable. 2005-02-21. 
  4. ^ "Cumulus now owns Citadel Broadcasting". Atlanta Business Journal. September 16, 2011. Retrieved September 16, 2011. 

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