WJKX
CityEllisville, Mississippi
Broadcast areaHattiesburg, Mississippi
Frequency102.5 MHz
Branding102JKX
Programming
FormatUrban adult contemporary
Ownership
OwneriHeartMedia, Inc.
(iHM Licenses, LLC)
WNSL, WFFX, WZLD
History
First air date
1973
Former call signs
WBSJ (1973–1990)[1]
Technical information
Facility ID61116
ClassC2
ERP11,500 watts
HAAT256 meters (840 ft)
Transmitter coordinates
31°46′05″N 89°10′12″W / 31.76806°N 89.17000°W / 31.76806; -89.17000
Links
WebcastListen Live
Websitehttps://102jkx.iheart.com/

WJKX (102.5 FM, "102JKX") is a radio station licensed to the community Ellisville, Mississippi, and serving the Laurel-Hattiesburg area. The station is owned by iHeartMedia and the license is held by iHM Licenses, LLC. It airs an Urban Adult Contemporary music format.[2]

History

It began in 1973 as WBSJ, a country music station, located just north of Ellisville. Upon its acquisition by Clear Channel, call letters and format were changed, and the studios moved to Laurel, Mississippi.

The station was assigned the WJKX call letters by the Federal Communications Commission on March 1, 1990.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database.
  2. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron. Archived from the original on March 1, 2010.