WRMT (1490 AM) is a radio station broadcasting a gospel format. Licensed to Rocky Mount, North Carolina, United States, it serves the Rocky Mount area. The station is currently owned by First Media Radio, LLC. The station briefly aired gospel programming originating from Praise City Church.

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CityRocky Mount, North Carolina
Broadcast areaRocky Mount-Wilson
Frequency1490 kHz
Power1,000 watts
Facility ID73962
Transmitter coordinates35°55′57″N 77°49′49″W / 35.93250°N 77.83028°W / 35.93250; -77.83028
OwnerFirst Media Radio, LLC
Sister stationsWPWZ, WDWG, & WZAX

On February 14th, 2020 WRMT became 1490 "The Beach" and plays Carolina Beach Music.


In 2005, this station was ESPN Radio 1490 and aired high school sports.[1]

In 2018, WRMT once again began to broadcast Rocky Mount High School football games.


  1. ^ Fred Marion, "Local radio stations switch, tweak formats," Rocky Mount Telegram, July 21, 2005, Marquee section.

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