WZTK-AM 1480

Original Call Letters: WAPG

Originally Licensed: Sep 1955

Original City of License: Arcadia

Original Frequency: 1480

Original Power: 1,000 watts

Original Location: 201 W. Asbury Street 

Original Format: News/Talk

Network Affiliation(s): USA


1955-Arcadia-Punta Gorda Broadcasting Company
1959-Arcadia-Punta Gorda Broadcasting Co. Inc.
1979-Hall Communications
1981-Dakos Broadcasting, Inc. 
1989-Gulf Dunes Broadcasting, Inc  ($250,000)
1993-Dakos Broadcasting, Inc. 
1996-Hall Communications ($1.75 million with WXKT-FM 98.3)
1998-Heartland Broadcasting Co. ($150,000)
2003-Integrity Radio of Florida  ($225,000)
2006-La Raza 1480, Inc.
2015-Fiorini Broadcasting, LLC  ($325,000)
2015-Integrity Radio of Florida  ($325,000)

History Of  Call Letters and Formats:

WAPG-1975-Free Form
WAPG-1977-Top 40
WAPG-1982-Country Western
WAPG-1989-Classic Hits
WOKD-1990-Country Western
WKGF-1993-Contemporary Christian  "We're Keeping God First"

Names In WZTK History
George Kalman-1998-President/Manager-Heartland Broadcasting Co.
Bill Noel-1998-General Manager/Program Director/Promotions Manager-Heartland Broadcasting Co.
Ron Brown-1998-General Sales Manager-Heartland Broadcasting Co.

Rush Limbaugh-2003-Noon-3PM-Heartland Broadcasting Co.

Joey Reynolds-2003-Midnight-5AM-Heartland Broadcasting Co.

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