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The Essentials

Call Letters: WCVL
Frequency: 1550am
City of License: Crawfordsville
Metro(s): Crawfordsville
Power: 250 watts - Day, 250 Watts - Night (DA - Night) (Class B)
Format: Oldies
Address: P.O. Box 603, Crawfordsville, IN 47933-0603
Phone: 765.362.8200
Ownership: Forcht Broadcasting, Inc.
Web Presence:

Station Personnel


GM: Dave Peach
Chief Engineer: Steve Carter
SM: Brent Marlin
OM: Phil Thompson (December 2015 - Current)
PD: Steve Halsema
News Director: Steve Halsema
Production Director: Jill Sheridan
Sports Director: Cale Stephens
Farm Director: Kelly "KJ" Maxwell
Promotions Director: Cole Thomas (September 2001 - Current)
News Director: Rob Lee


GM: Sherry Moodie
GM: Howdy Bell
GM: Kevin Anfield (May 2002 - ?)
GM: Jill Pursell (February 1, 2001 - ?)
GM/SM: Dick Munro (? - January 31, 2001)
Chief Engineer: Phillip Fraley
OM: Tim Rout ("Tim Speed")
OM: Rob Hinckley ("Rob Lee") (He was PD: ? - January 2002)
OM/PD: Jared Allen (Now OM at the Three Eagles Communications' stations in Mason City, Iowa)
OM/PD: Matthew Ray
PD: Dan Pantoes (January 2002 - ?)
PD: Ken Scott
PD: Mike White
PD: Dustin Zahn
APD/MD: Stacy "Rocky" Brier (? - November 2001)
APD: Steve Carter
MD: Kitti Booher (November 2001 - ?)
News Director: Kim McCurrey
Sports Director: Harvey Keller (? - 2003)
Nights: Mike Carter (1993-1995) (Now PD/Mornings at KWWR in Mexico, Missouri)
Weekends: "John O."

Station History

WCVL started on December 12, 1964 by Richard Lindsay. It was sold to John Sinclair in 1968. WCVL flipped to sports talk in February 2002. Ralph Miller, who helped to start WCVL, passed away on 7 March 2002. WCVL flipped format in October 2008, from standards to oldies. On April 13, 2016, translator W221CS 92.1fm signed on as a simulcast of WCVL(AM).

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