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City of license Coal Grove, Ohio
Broadcast area Huntington-Ashland
Branding "Oldies 97.1"
Slogan "The Tri-State's Greatest Hits"
Frequency 97.1 MHz
First air date 1990 (as WXVK)
Format Oldies
ERP 3,000 watts
HAAT 144 meters
Class A
Facility ID 507
Transmitter coordinates

38°25′27.00″N 82°32′4.00″W / 38.4241667°N 82.5344444°W / 38.4241667; -82.5344444

Former callsigns WZTX (1988-1989, CP)
WXVK (1989-1994)
Owner Clear Channel Communications
(Capstar TX)
Webcast Listen Live

WBVB (97.1 FM) is a radio station broadcasting an oldies radio format. Licensed to Coal Grove, Ohio, USA, the station serves the Huntington-Ashland area. The station is currently owned by Clear Channel Communications.[1][2]


The station was assigned call sign WZTX on August 18, 1988. On November 29, 1989, the station changed its call sign to WXVK then again on December 19, 1994, to the current WBVB.[3]

On February 14, 2012 WBVB relaunched as "Oldies 97.1".


External links

  • Query the FCC's FM station database for WBVB
  • Radio-Locator information on WBVB
  • Query Nielsen Audio's FM station database for WBVB

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