WEUP - WEUV - AM 1190 - Moulton, Al

Huntsville's Heritage station--Community Connected

(Huntsville, Alabama) -- In 1958, the beginning of the high tech era, Huntsville proudly announced that the formation of a new Army Missile Command was ... See more underway. Meanwhile, an equally important event occured at about the same time -- Alabama's first black-owned and black-operated radio station, WEUP, took to the airwaves on March 20th, 1958. The 100 watt AM station, owned by Leroy and Viola Garrett, signed on from a pink trailer on the grounds of Syler Tabernacle Church. The broadcast was a mix of gospel, sermons, news, and rythmn and blues from sun-up to 6 p.m. every evening.

Blues AM 1190

Moulton - Alabama, United States - English

Visit the Radio's website

Wikipedia

WEUP Sales Department 256-837-9387 mainline

WEUP Radio 2609 Jordan Lane, NW Huntsville, Alabama 35816

hundley@103weup.com churchnews@weupam.com weupamfeedback@weupam.com