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WEIS (990 AM and FM translator W263BW 100.5 FM) is an American radio station licensed to the community of Centre, Alabama. The station serves the Gadsden, Alabama and Anniston, Alabama, area. The station is owned by Baker Enterprises, Inc. It airs a Country music format during the day and Southern Gospel music at night and all day on Sunday.[1] In addition to its music programming, WEIS broadcasts news updates all day plus Atlanta Braves baseball, Auburn Tigers football, Alabama Crimson Tide football and daily Weiss Lake fishing reports.

WEIS
WEIS 100.5-990 logo.png
CityCentre, Alabama
Broadcast areaAnniston, Alabama
Slogan"The Voice of Cherokee County"
Frequency990 AM (kHz)
Translator(s)100.5 FM (W263BW)
First air dateDecember 28, 1961
(first license granted)
FormatCountry/Southern Gospel
Power1000 watts (day)
30 watts (night)
ERP60 watts (FM)
ClassD (AM & FM)
Facility ID3619
Transmitter coordinates34°09′10″N 85°40′44″W / 34.15278°N 85.67889°W / 34.15278; -85.67889
Callsign meaningWEISs Lake
OwnerBaker Enterprises, Inc.
WebcastListen Live
Websiteweisradio.com

The station was assigned the "WEIS" call sign by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron.
  2. ^ "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database.

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