AM Technical Profile: KAGY

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Transmitter Location:
[map] [street view] Between Adema and Bernice Lanes in Port Sulphur, just off LA-23.
Power (ERP):
Day only: 1 kW
Day: 1 tower
Other Information:
0.5 mV/m Daytime Groundwave Service Contour from the FCC's Public Files
This station came on the air as WPBC by Plaquemines Broadcasting Company in 1966 as a daytimer with just 1 kW.  Calls changed to KAGY sometime in the late 60's or early 70's.  In the 80's it had a format mix of middle of the road music and country music.   Later was a long time home of "swamp pop", a sort of Louisiana-specific format of local music like zydeco.  It flipped to gospel music sometime around September 2015.