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The Essentials

Call Letters: WXXB
Frequency: 102.9fm
City of License: Delphi
Metro(s): Lafayette
Power: 2200 watts @ 420 feet (Class A)
Format: CHR
Address: P.O. Box 569, Delphi, IN 46923-0569
Address: 3575 McCarty Lane, Lafayette, IN 47905-4985
Phone: 765.565.2569
Ownership: Neuhoff Communications
Web Presence: http://www.b1029.com

Station Personnel

Current

GM: Brian Green
Chief Engineer: Steve Truex
SM: Melissa Johnson
OM: Mike Shamus
PD: "Logan"
Promotions Director: Joe Lacay
Mornings: "Logan" (6am - 10am)
Middays: "Joe" (10am - 3pm)
Middays: Ryan Seacrest ("On-Air with Ryan Seacrest") (3pm - 7pm)

Former

WNJY-FM

GM/SM/PD: Bill Deibel
VP/GM: Eric F. McCart (Now VP/GM at Journal Broadcasting's stations in Wichita, Kansas)
PD: Gail Lewis
News Director: Jim Irizarry
Mornings: Ted Richards (6am - 10am)
Middays: Gail Lewis (10am - 3pm)
Afternoons: Joe Holiday (3pm - 5pm)
Nights: Chris Michaels (5pm - 9pm)
Late Nights: Dave Sanders (9pm - 2am)
Overnights: Gary Outlaw (2am - 6am)

WXXB-FM

VP/GM: Eric F. McCart (Now VP/GM at Journal Broadcasting's stations in Wichita, Kansas)
VP/GM: Ernie Caldemone (Now GM at WIOU, WMYK and WZWZ)
GM: John Schurz (October 2007 - ?) (From SM)
GSM: Tom Gray
PD: "Riggs" (Now PD at WYKS in Gainesville, Florida)
Promotions Director: Lindsay Reinert (May 2004 - January 2008) (Now Promotions Director at KALC-FM in Denver, Colorado)
Promotions Director: Liz Hahn (April 2008 - ?)

Station History

102.9fm signed on May 24, 1989.

WNJY-FM

Owned by William (Bill) Deibel. Oldies format. Studios located at 701 N. Main St., Monticello, IN 47960-1755 (Telephone: 765.565.2569). Website address was http://www.wnjyoldies103.com. Keith Manning, the trustee for Mr. Deibel's estate sold WNJY to RadioWorks, Inc. for $1 million in July 1999. WNJY flipped formats to CHR in June 2001 and soon thereafter became WXXB.

WXXB-FM

In April 2005, RadioWorks, Inc. sold WXXB (and sister WKHY-FM) to Schurz Communications, Inc. for $4.4 million. Offices and studios formerly located at 701 N. Main St., Monticello, IN 47960-1755. WXXB moved to McCarty Lane in December 2005.

For Further Reading...

Showalter, Max. "Radio station goes to new format, transmitter" Lafayette Journal and Courier. 20 June 2001. Page C6.


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