KHEY
KHEY FoxSportsElPaso logo.png
CityEl Paso, Texas
Broadcast areaEl Paso, Texas
Frequency1380 kHz
BrandingFox Sports 1380
Programming
FormatSports
AffiliationsFox Sports Radio, Premiere Radio Networks
Ownership
OwneriHeartMedia, Inc.
(iHM Licenses, LLC)
History
First air date
August 22, 1929; 92 years ago (1929-08-22) (as KTSM)[1]
Former call signs
KGKF (1929)[2]
KTSM (1929–2000)
Call sign meaning
"Hey!"
Technical information
Facility ID67771
ClassB
Power5,000 watts day
500 watts night
Transmitter coordinates
31°45′26″N 106°22′33″W / 31.75722°N 106.37583°W / 31.75722; -106.37583Coordinates: 31°45′26″N 106°22′33″W / 31.75722°N 106.37583°W / 31.75722; -106.37583
Links
WebcastListen Live
Websitekhey1380.iheart.com

KHEY (1380 AM) is a Fox Sports Radio affiliate in the El Paso, Texas, United States, area. The station is owned by iHeartMedia, Inc.[3] The station is licensed to broadcast in HD radio, but does not currently broadcast in HD.[4]

Historically, KHEY was one of several country music stations in the El Paso, Texas market, and was the last AM station in the market to keep its country format. The station was assigned a frequency of 690 AM, owner Clear Channel Communications swapped frequencies with station KTSM in 2000.

References

  1. ^ Broadcasting & Cable Yearbook 2009 (PDF). 2009. p. D-521. Retrieved March 23, 2020.
  2. ^ "KTSM (KHEY) history cards" (PDF). CDBS Public Access. Federal Communications Commission. Retrieved March 23, 2020.
  3. ^ "KHEY Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division.
  4. ^ "HD Radio Station Guide". HD Radio. iBiquity.