News/Talk 1010 - WSPC - AM 1580 - Albemarle, NC

News/Talk Radio

WABZ radio signed on in 1946, broadcasting from the Albemarle Hotel. While a student a Pfeiffer College in March 1949, longtime WFMY-TV personality Lee Kinard ... See more went to work at WABZ doing janitorial and filing duties. Later he became a DJ and producer. Kinard left Pfeiffer after one year and became a part owner of the station in 1952, along with station manager Bill Page, attorney Staton Williams, chiropractor Joe Ivester and farmer Keith Almond. Kinard left WABZ for WFMY in 1956. An FM station at 100.9 was added later. The AM station established a separate identity as WWWX on 1979-09-10. On 1990-02-15, the station changed its call sign to WXLX and on 1994-08-26 to the current WSPC. The owner in 1994 was Bill Norman, a Pfeiffer graduate who got his training at the college's station WSPC. Since the letters had become available, Norman put them on his station.

Albemarle, North Carolina, United States

News , Talk | 6 tune ins | AM 1580 0Kbps English

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PO Box 549Albemarle, N.C. 28001