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For the Melbourne, Florida, television station
known as WIRB from 1992 to 1998, see WOPX
WIRB (1490 AM, "Gospel Radio WIRB") is a radio station licensed to serve Level
Plains, Alabama, USA, a suburb of Enterprise,
Alabama. The station is owned by Virgle Leon Strickland.
This WIRB is unrelated to the WIRB formerly licensed to
Enterprise that broadcast at 600 kHz from 1948 to 1988. That
station changed its call letters to WLHQ on May 11, 1988, before
going off the air for good. It was deleted from the FCC database on
May 13, 1992.
This radio station is also unrelated to the television station in
Florida, that used the WIRB callsign from May 1, 1992, until
February 13, 1998, when it became WOPX.
Gospel Radio WIRB broadcasts a Christian music format which is a blend
Christian, Contemporary worship music
aka Praise & Worship, and Urban Gospel
The Ultimate Drive at 5 is a one-hour live show, hosted by Sir
Travis and Kyle St. Andrews, that is aired each weekday afternoon.
The Ultimate Drive was first aired on May 5, 2008.
This station received its original its license to
cover from the FCC on December 11, 2006.
|Religious Radio Stations in the state of Alabama
See also: Adult Contemporary, College, Country,
News/Talk, NPR, Oldies, Rock, Sports, Top 40, Urban, and Other
radio stations in Alabama
Also see: Classical, Jazz, Religious,
Jazz, and Other.