WCJU
WCJU 1450 Logo.png
Frequency1450 kHz C-QUAM AM stereo
Branding102.7 The Pearl
Programming
FormatClassic hits
Ownership
OwnerWCJU, INCORPORATED
WSSM (FM), WJDR, WHSY
History
First air date
December 20, 1946
Technical information
Facility ID71281
ClassC
Power1,000 watts unlimited
Transmitter coordinates
31°14′14″N 89°50′24″W / 31.23722°N 89.84000°W / 31.23722; -89.84000Coordinates: 31°14′14″N 89°50′24″W / 31.23722°N 89.84000°W / 31.23722; -89.84000
Translator(s)102.7 MHz W274CB (Columbia)
Links
WebcastListen Live
Websitewcjufm.com

WCJU (1450 AM) is a radio station licensed to Columbia, Mississippi, United States. The station is currently owned by Wcjurporated.[1]

History

WCJU began broadcasting in the spring of 1947. On September 26, 1947, The Federal Communications Commission approved the station's sale from Forrest Broadcasting Company to Lester Williams, a Mississippi publisher. The price was $25,000. At that time, WCJU operated full-time on 1450 kHz with 250 watts of power.[2]

References

  1. ^ "WCJU Facility Record". United States Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved 2009-12-24.
  2. ^ "WCJU Sale Approved; Two Others Granted" (PDF). Broadcasting. September 29, 1947. Retrieved 11 October 2014.