AM Technical Profile: WEUP
view] Northeast of Oakwood University on Jordan Lane NW
(Ardmore Highway), just north of the intersection with Oakwood Road
& Sparkman Drive NW. Co-located with WHIY.
- Power (ERP):
- Day: 10 kW
- Night: 1 kW
- 1 tower
- 0.5 mV/m Daytime
Groundwave Service Contour from the FCC's
Image of one of the station's bumper stickers.
- May broadcast
Google Photos images of the station's studio and signage.
Street View imagery of the station's studios on Highway 53 in
- Owned by
Hundley Batts Sr & Virginia Caples
- Started off on
1600 kHz with low power in 1958 as the state's first black-owned
radio station. Wikipedia notes owners Leroy and Viola Garrett
helped usher in the era of 24-hour broadcasting after testifying
before Congress in the early 60's. Picked up 250 watt
translator W233BR, which broadcasts from the WUEP AM tower, in the
fall of 2012.