WZVA

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WZVA
WZVA 103.5TheBull logo.jpg
City Marion, Virginia
Broadcast area Marion, Virginia
Wytheville, Virginia
Branding 103.5 The Bull
Slogan New Country and the Legends
Frequency 103.5 MHz
First air date September 2, 1996[1]
Format Country
Power 3,700 watts
HAAT 129 meters (423 ft)
Class A
Facility ID 30154
Transmitter coordinates 36°54′10.0″N 81°22′56.0″W / 36.902778°N 81.382222°W / 36.902778; -81.382222
Callsign meaning W Z VirginiA
Former callsigns WZVA (1996-Present)[2]
Owner CDM Broadcasting
Sister stations WOLD-FM

WZVA is a broadcast radio station licensed to Marion, Virginia, serving Marion and Wytheville in Virginia.[3] WZVA is owned and operated by CDM Broadcasting, Inc.[4]

WZVA aired a country music format as "Thunder Country 103.5." In mid-August 2016, WZVA began Stunting with a ticking clock sound effect.[5] In mid-September 2016, the stunt switched to one of non-stop theme songs from various television series.[5] On October 11, 2016, WZVA relaunched as "103.5 The Bull." The station's slogan is "New Country & the Legends."[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-567. Retrieved December 7, 2015. 
  2. ^ "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved December 7, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved December 7, 2015. 
  4. ^ "WZVA Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved December 7, 2015. 
  5. ^ a b Venta, Lance (September 14, 2016). "WZVA's Ticking Moves On Up To TV Themes". RadioBB Networks. Retrieved September 15, 2016. 
  6. ^ WZVA Debuts New 103.5 The Bull Branding Rdaioinsight - October 12, 2016

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