WCGX is a classic hits and oldies formatted broadcast radio station licensed to Galax, Virginia, serving Carroll and Grayson counties and Independent City of Galax in Virginia. WCGX is owned and operated by Twin County Broadcasting Corporation.
|Broadcast area||Carroll County, Virginia|
Grayson County, Virginia
|Slogan||Rockin' the Blue Ridge|
|Frequency||1360 AM kHz|
|Translator(s)||W243EH (96.5 MHz, Galax)|
|First air date||February 1, 1947|
|Power||5,000 Watts daytime|
31 Watts nighttime
|Former callsigns||WBOB (1947-1997)|
|Affiliations||Townhall.com Radio News|
Virginia News Network
|Owner||Twin County Broadcasting Corporation|
WCGX launched on February 1, 1947, as WBOB. At noon on April 1, 2016, the station changed its format from Southern Gospel to Classic Hits and Oldies, branded as "The Cat". The station also changed its callsign, from WWWJ to WCGX, on the same day.
- Broadcasting Yearbook 2010 (PDF). ProQuest, LLC/Reed Publishing (Nederland), B.V. 2010. p. D-564. Retrieved April 1, 2016.
- "Arbitron Station Information Profiles". Nielsen Audio/Nielsen Holdings. Retrieved April 1, 2016.
- "Call Sign History". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved April 1, 2016.
- "WCGX Facility Record". Federal Communications Commission, audio division. Retrieved April 1, 2016.
- Venta, Lance (April 1, 2016). "Classic Rock The Cat Debuts In Galax VA". RadioBB Networks. Retrieved April 1, 2016.