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The Essentials

Call Letters: WBGW
Frequency: 101.5fm
City of License: Fort Branch
Metro(s): Evansville
Power: 2100 watts @ 561 feet (Class A)
Format: Southern Gospel
Address: 4463 E 1200 S, Haubstadt, IN 47639-7904
Address: P.O. Box 4164, Evansville, IN 47724-0164
Phone: 812.768.5550
Ownership: Music Ministries, Inc.
Web Presence:
Notes: WBGW simulcasts on WBHW, WBJW, W229BX and W293AT

Station Personnel


President: Floyd E. Turner
VP: Randall Chagle
Chief Engineer: Floyd E. Turner


President: Donald L. Chagle (Deceased 1 October 2012)
OM: John Hayden
PD: Dave Rigg

Station History

101.5fm signed on July 20, 1990.

Applied for 2100 watts @ 561 feet in May 1999. CP granted by the FCC on May 15, 2000. Donald and Shirley Chagle started WBGW and later expanded the radio network. Ms. Chagle passed away on Monday 5 September 2011.

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