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The Essentials

call Letters: WBRI
Frequency: 1500am
City of License: Indianapolis
Metro(s): Indianapolis
Power: 5000 watts - Daytime
Format: Religious, Southern Gospel
Address: 4802 East 62nd Street, Indianapolis, IN 46220-5296
Phone: 317.255.5484
Ownership: Wilkins Communications Network
Web Presence:

Station Personnel


GM: Keith Smiley
Chief Engineer: Marc Wellington
GSM: Dick Sickels
PD: Craig Boyer
MD: Theresa Ross
News Director: Howdy Bell
Production Director: Roger Kinnaman


>P>President: Douglas Kahle
GM: Gary Arnold
GM: Stephen White
Lou Sherman (Deceased 29 September 1998)

Station History

1500am signed on March 12, 1964. Calls stand for "Wonderful Bible Radio For Indiana". In March 2003, Radio One Five Hundred, Inc. sold WBRI for $1.5 million to Wilkins Communications Network.

For Further Reading...

"Radio Broadcaster Lou Sherman dies, 63" Gary Post-Tribune October 4, 1998. Page A17.

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