WHHL-AM 1190
Pine Castle/Sky Lake

Original Call Letters: WHHL 

Originally Licensed:  Jan 28, 1977

Original City of License: Pine Castle/Sky Lake                                                                                                                   logo courtesy of Paul Walker 

Original Frequency: 1190

Origin of Call Letters: Owners Names; Hyman and Harriet Lake

Original Power: 250 watts 

Original Location: Archway Inn on Orange Blossom Trail  

Original Format: Country


Network Affiliation(s):


Owner(s):

1976-Hyman and Harriet Lake (Holders of Construction Permit) 
1977-Borgen & Murphy
1982-Suntime Radio ($385,000) 
1985-Comco, Inc. ($425,000)
1987-Alleluia Broadcasting Corp. 
1993-Daystar Ministries ($350,000)
2000-Genesis Communications

History Of  Call Letters and Formats:

WHHL-1977-Country
WHHL-1978-Oldies  "Golden 1190"
WREM-1982-Adult Standards "Music of Your Life"
WWLD-1985-Tourist Information "Radio World"  
WWLD-1986-Adult Standards (ABC Stardust)
WWLD-1987-Silent
WAJL-1987-Religion (Station sold. WAJL moves from 1440)
WIXL-2000-Business News/Talk 
WAMT-2004-Talk
WAMT-2009-Spanish Language Sports  "ESPN Deportes Radio"
WAMT-2012-News and Talk
WAMT-2015-Ethnic


WHHL History
From Steve Schiffman: "...The original owners of WHHL, were Hyman and Harriet Lake, developers of Sky Lake (He was a lawyer as well as developer who lived in Palomar/College Park).  I believe they sold WHHL either when they still had the CP or at the time it was built. 
Thanks to "Uncle Russie" (heard from 2PM until 5PM Saturdays on WLBE-AM 790) for more history of WHHL. He wrote; "The station originally broadcast in the lobby of the Archway Inn on Orange Blossom Trail, south of Sand Lake road. During it's last year as an oldies station it moved to Hoffner Avenue in Pinecastle.


WHHL Personalities


Steve Kennedy-1978-Borgen & Murphy  Biography
Vince Peters (Vince Edward)-1979-Borgen & Murphy

Sal Tee (Salvatore Taglireno)-Borgen & Murphy
Sal Tee's Opening


The Fatman (Rick Stevens)-1979-Afternoons-
Borgen & Murphy
Bill Clifford-Mornings      Courtesy of  Steve West




Lee Bernard    
Bill Stetzer


Little John (John Weyrick)-Weekends


Bill Patti
Sam Gilkey
Herb Craft
"Big Al"

Other Names In WHHL History
Hyman Lake-1976-Co-holder of Construction Permit 
Harriet Lake-1976-Co-holder of Construction Permit  

Bill Burgess-Station Manager 
In Memory
A legend visits WHHL


          
Wolfman Jack at the mic. Lee Bernard, left Bill Gallo right              
              

The Wolfman and Bill Gallo at WHHL


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