WLBE
Broadcast areaLake County, Florida
Frequency790 kHz
BrandingTimeless Classics 790 AM
Programming
FormatFull Service/Timeless Classics
AffiliationsABC News
Seminole Sports Network
Ownership
Owner
  • George and Esperanza Arroyo
  • (Q-Broadcasting Corporation)
History
First air date
1947
Former call signs
WEUS
Call sign meaning
W Leesburg-Eustis [1]
Technical information
Facility ID73202
ClassB
Power5,000 watts day
1,000 watts night
Transmitter coordinates
28°49′42.00″N 81°47′10.00″W / 28.8283333°N 81.7861111°W / 28.8283333; -81.7861111

WLBE (790 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a full service format with an emphasis on Timeless Classics. Licensed to Leesburg, Florida, United States, it serves the Lake County area and reaches into parts of nearby Marion County as well. The station is currently owned by WLBE 790, Inc. As of April 7, 2021 they were on the air playing music, ID stated as Leesburg/Eustis. The NEW AM 790. The format is Timeless Classics.

The station had previously gone silent due to financial difficulties on or about June 6th of 2019.

The station originally signed on in 1947 using the call letters WEUS, but changed to WLBE effective 10/19/1948.

References

  1. ^ "WEUS-AM 790 Eustis".