AM Technical Profile: WLPH

Religious: Black Gospel.
Transmitter Location:
Just off US 78 in the Rose Hill area of Irondale. Approx. 1/2 mile north of I-20.
Power (ERP):
1,000 watts day
1 tower: Omnidirectional
Other Information:
May still be using Kahn Powerside system.
Began operations around 1960 as WIXI (Wixie in Dixie). It was as Top 40 station briefly in the 60's, around 1960 or 61... May have had a stint as a country station before settling on gospel. Calls later were changed to WLPH and has been a black gospel station for some time now. May still be using Kahn PowerSIDE transmitter.

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