WWKZ
Broadcast areaTupelo, Mississippi
Frequency103.9 MHz
BrandingKZ103
Programming
FormatTop 40 (CHR)
AffiliationsPremiere Networks
Westwood One
Ownership
Owner
WESE, WKMQ, WTUP, WTUP-FM, WWZD-FM
History
Former frequencies
103.5, 105.3
Technical information
Facility ID64364
ClassC2
ERP50,000 watts
HAAT120 meters (390 ft)
Links
WebcastListen Live
Websitekz103.iheart.com

WWKZ (103.9 FM, KZ 103), is a top 40 (CHR) radio station licensed to Okolona, Mississippi, and is owned by iHeartMedia, Inc., through licensee iHM Licenses, LLC. WWKZ serves Tupelo and Northeast Mississippi with an ERP of 50,000 watts.

History

WWKZ began broadcasting in 1983 on 103.5 FM and was there until June 1998, when the license was moved to Como to serve the Memphis market as WRBO. WWKZ's owners then moved the Top 40 format to 105.3 WWZQ-FM, and the station became "KZ105". After the frequency change, WWKZ did not have the coverage area it once had, it remained at 105.3 FM until about mid-2005 when WWKZ and WACR (103.9 now at 105.3) swapped frequencies. WWKZ once again became KZ103 and uses the slogan "Today's Best Music @ 103.9FM".

Former programming

WWKZ is an affiliate of The Rockin' America Top 30 Countdown with Scott Shannon in the 1980s.

34°12′18″N 88°41′49″W / 34.205°N 88.697°W / 34.205; -88.697