KBTM

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KBTM
KBTM Jonesboro, Arkansas.png
CityJonesboro, Arkansas
BrandingNews Talk 101.3FM KBTM
SloganNortheast Arkansas' News and Information
Frequency1230 kHz
Repeater(s)101.3 MHz
101.7 KIYS-HD4[citation needed]
First air dateMarch 24, 1930
FormatNews Talk Information
Power1,000 watts (unlimited)
ClassC
Facility ID17692
Transmitter coordinates35°50′28.00″N 90°39′44.00″W / 35.8411111°N 90.6622222°W / 35.8411111; -90.6622222
Callsign meaningBeard's Temple of Music[1]
AffiliationsPremiere Radio Networks ABC Radio
OwnerEast Arkansas Broadcasters of Jonesboro, LLC
Sister stationsKFIN-FM, KIYS-FM, KWHF-FM, KNEA-AM
Webcasthttp://live.mystreamplayer.com/kbtm
Websitehttp://1013KBTM.Com

KBTM (1230 AM and heard on 101.3 FM through translator K267AS) is a radio station broadcasting a News Talk Information format. Licensed to Jonesboro, Arkansas, United States, it serves the Jonesboro area. The station is currently owned by East Arkansas Broadcasters of Jonesboro, LLC. Since 2014, KBTM has also served as the broadcast home for Valley View High School football and boys & girls basketball.

Past personalities[edit]

  • Clarence Adams, newscaster (1938, 1948, 1953–55)[2]

Ken Miller, newscaster (1980s)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nelson, Bob (2008-05-31). "Call Letter Origins". The Broadcast Archive. Archived from the original on 2016-02-18. Retrieved 2008-06-08.
  2. ^ Sies, Luther F. (2014). Encyclopedia of American Radio, 1920-1960, 2nd Edition, Volume 1. McFarland & Company, Inc. ISBN 978-0-7864-5149-4. P. 11.

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