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The Essentials

Call Letters: WOMI
Frequency: 1490am
City of License: Owensboro, Kentucky
Metro(s): Evansville
Power: 830 watts - Day, 830 watts - Night (ND)
Format: Talk
Address: P.O. Box 1330, Ownesboro, KY 42302-1330
Address: 3301 Frederica Street, Owensboro, KY 42301-6082
Phone: 270.683.1558
Ownership: Townsquare Media, Inc.
Web Presence:
Notes: Also heard on translator W256CF

Station Personnel


GM: Laura Lovejoy
Chief Engineer: Ben Davis
Director of Sales: Traci Davis
PD: Chad Benefield
Early Mornings: Doug Stephan's Good Day (4:00am - 6:00am)
Mid-Mornings: Glenn Beck (9:00am - 11:00am)
Middays: Rush Limbaugh (11:00am - 2:00pm)
Afternoons: Dave Ramsey (2:00pm - 5:00pm)
Late Afternoons: Marilu Henner (5:00pm - 8:00pm)
Evenings: Free Talk Live (8:00pm - 9:00pm)
Evenings: Alan Colmes (9:00pm - 12:00am)
Overnights: George Noory (12:00am - 5:00am)
Weekends: Glenn Beck (Saturday 5:00am - 8:00am)
Weekends: Radio Church Chapel (Sunday 5:00am - 10:00am)
Weekends: Eaton Memorial Baptist Church (Sunday 10:00am - 11:00am)
Weekends: Best of Kilmeade and Friends (Sunday 11:00am - 2:00pm)


GM: Lyell Ludwig
GM: Hugh Potter
GM: Gary Exline (1990 - 2003) (Now GM for KESJ, KFEQ, KKJO and KSJQ in St. Joseph, Missouri)
GM: Bill Files
GM: Bob Dakin
GM: Mark Thomas
GM: LaDonne Craig
Chief Engineer: R. Earl Jagoe
Chief Engineer: Leslie Goodaker (Deceased 22 February 2000)
Chief Engineer: Rick Crago
GSM: Joe O'Neal
SM: Jim Donelly
SM: Jimmy Cole
PD: Lyell Ludwig
PD: Cliffordean Potter
PD: Norman Hall
PD: Tom Massie
PD: Jim Williamson
PD: Moon Mullins (Retired)
Mornings: Joe Lowe (6am - 9am) (? - November 2003, and he later returned to mornings.) (Deceased 15 October 2012)
Mid-Mornings: Dr. Laura Schlessinger (9am - 11am)
Late Afternoons: Dr. Dean Edell (5:00pm - 6:00pm)
Late Afternoons: Dennis Miller (5:00pm - 9:00pm)
Evenings: Bruce Williams (6:00pm - 9:00pm)
Nights: Jim Bohannon (9pm - 12am)

Station History


1500am signed on March 7, 1938 with 250 watts daytime and 100 watts at night. Moved to 1490am because of NARBA. Owned by Owensboro Broadcasting Co., Inc. Regent Communications, Inc. became Townsquare Media, Inc. in 2010. In early 2015, WOMI picked up an FM signal, in the form of translator W256CF.

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