98.5 Terre Haute

DLC Media Sets Plans For New Terre Haute Stations

When the three way Terre Haute move closes on Monday we now know what DLC Media will do with their newly acquired stations. Once WWVR vacates 105.5 for 98.5, the newly minted WZJK West Terre Haute will become Variety Hits “105.5 Jack-FM“. The Bob & Tom Show will move from new sister “True Oldies 104.9” WAXI-FM Rockville to WZJK. WZJK will also carry Indiana University football and basketball starting this fall. “95.9 Duke-FM” WDKE Seelyville will remain Classic Country, but rebrand as “95.9 The Legend” WVIG. Barry Kent, Operations Manager for WAXI-FM, will become Program Director and Morning host at WVIG. Until the company’s new studios are completed in March, CHR “B92.7” WFNB Brazil will simulcast WAXI-FM. Afterwards i...[Read More]

WIBQ Terre Haute Completes Move

Update 5/13: The final step of Midwest’s move of News/Talk WIBQ is now complete as the format and call letters have shifted to the new 1230 signal. Midwest has not yet turned in the license for what is now 1300 WYGJ Terre Haute, but has taken the signal silent. Update 4/3: Midwest launched AC 98.5 WBOW today. Branded as “The Wabash Valley’s Best Variety”, the station is running jockless at launch. The WIBQ calls and Talk format have moved to 1300 for now until the acquisition of 1230 is finalized. The station is also simulcasting on sister 1440 WPRS Paris, IL. That station had been running a Country format branded as “Paris Country“. Update 3/11: There will be another step in Midwest’s coming revamp of its Terre Haute cluster. Midwest has agreed to...[Read More]