KHXT

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KHXT
KHXT logo.jpg
CityErath, Louisiana
Broadcast areaLafayette metropolitan area
BrandingHot 107.9
Slogan"Acadiana's Hottest Hits"
Frequency107.9 MHz
First air date1992 (at 107.7)
FormatRhythmic Contemporary
ERP97,000 watts
HAAT263 meters (863 ft)
ClassC1
Facility ID54650
Callsign meaningKHXT (HOT)
Former callsignsKRAR (never aired), KXKW (never aired), KPEL-FM, KRXZ, KRKA
OwnerTownsquare Media
(Townsquare Media of Lafayette, LLC)
Sister stationsKFTE, KMDL, KPEL, KPEL-FM, KROF, KTDY
WebcastListen Live
Website1079ishot.com

KHXT (107.9 FM, "HOT 107.9") is a Rhythmic Top 40 serving the Lafayette area. The Townsquare Media outlet broadcasts with an ERP of 97 kW and is licensed to Erath, Louisiana. Its studios are located on Bertrand Road in Lafayette, and its transmitter is located north of St. Martinville, Louisiana.

History[edit]

The station originally debuted with a News/Talk format at 107.7 as KPEL-FM in 1992, but by 1997 they would switch signals to 107.9 and format to Classic Rock as KRXZ. In 2000 it changed the calls to KRKA and in 2003 switched to its current format.

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Coordinates: 30°12′07″N 91°46′37″W / 30.202°N 91.777°W / 30.202; -91.777