WLJR

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WLJR
WLJR-FM logo.png
CityBirmingham, Alabama
Slogan"Reach Birmingham to Reach the World for Christ"
Frequency88.5 MHz
First air dateFebruary 20, 1998
FormatReligious
ERP370 watts
HAAT183 meters (600 feet)
ClassA
Facility ID6804
Transmitter coordinates33°23′51″N 86°39′41″W / 33.39750°N 86.66139°W / 33.39750; -86.66139
Callsign meaningWhere the Lord Jesus Reigns
AffiliationsMoody Broadcasting Network
OwnerBriarwood Presbyterian Church
WebcastListen Live
WebsiteWLJR Online

WLJR (88.5 FM) is a non-commercial educational radio station licensed to serve Birmingham, Alabama, United States. The station is owned by Briarwood Presbyterian Church.

WLJR broadcasts a religious radio format to the greater Birmingham area.[1] The station derives a majority of its programming from the Moody Broadcasting Network. It is also available online at playwljr.com

History[edit]

More than five years after the initial application was filed, this station received its original construction permit from the Federal Communications Commission on November 4, 1992.[2] The new station was assigned the call letters WLJR by the FCC on February 10, 1993.[3] After several extensions, WLJR received its license to cover from the FCC on June 4, 1998.[4] On-air broadcasting began February 20, 1998. In December 2013 WLJR began streaming on the Internet. This Internet stream may be accessed through the station's website, or directly at www.playwljr.com.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Station Information Profile". Arbitron.
  2. ^ "Application Search Details (BPED-19870812MC)". FCC Media Bureau. November 4, 1992.
  3. ^ "Call Sign History". FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database.
  4. ^ "Application Search Details (BLED-19980304KG)". FCC Media Bureau. June 4, 1998.

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