Athens

X107.1 Atlanta Gives Way To Country

Cox Media Group has flipped Alternative “X107.1” WTSH-FM Aragon/W296BB Jonesboro/Atlanta to Country. Positioned as “Your Georgia Country 106.1/107.1” the duo is simulcasting sister 106.1 WNGC-FM Arcade/Athens. The flip gives the Atlanta market its fourth Country station joining iHeartMedia’s “94.9 The Bull” WUBL and Cumulus’ duo of “Kicks 101.5” WKHX and “98.9 Nash Icon” W255CJ. WNGC will lose syndicated morning host Moby with the addition of the 107.1 simulcast. Walker moves from middays to mornings. “X107.1” had launched one year and one week ago as the second Alternative formatted station in the market when Cox began leasing the former Country “South 107” from Womens World Broadcasting. It fa...[Read More]

Cox To Chuck Bulldog In Athens, GA

Update 5/25: At 9am today, 103.7 WXKT segued to Variety Hits “103.7 Chuck-FM” with no fanfare. The station came out of a stopset and began playing Queen’s “We Will Rock You/We Are The Champions”. Original Report 5/19: With a Classic Hits void about to open up as 106.7 WYAY becomes “All News 106.7“, the hole looks like it will be filled in the Athens, GA market by Cox Media. 1037ChuckFM.com has been registered by the webmaster of Cox’s Athens properties for what is now News/Talk/Sports “Bulldog 103.7” WXKT Maysville. The station flipped to its most recent identity last December which features a local news block in mornings followed by a local talk host that has been on hiatus as she runs for Congress, Jim Rome in middays, America&#...[Read More]