- Troy University Public Radio
Infobox Radio station
name = WTSU
city = Troy,
branding = "Troy University Public Radio"
frequency = 89.9
repeater = WRWA 88.7 (Dothan, AL)
WTJB 91.7 (Columbus, GA)
share = 1.5
share as of = FALL 2007
share source = RRC [cite news | first= | last= | title=Dothan Market Ratings | url= | publisher=
Arbitron| work = Radio Research Consortium| url = http://www.rrconline.org/arbitron | date = FALL 2007 ]
erp = 100,000
haat = 230.0
class = C1
facility_id = 68187
coordinates = coord|32|3|40.00|N| 86|1|19.00|W|region:US_type:city
website = [http://wtsu.troy.edu troy.edu]
American Public Media, National Public Radio, Public Radio International
Troy University Public Radio is a network of public
radio stations based in Troy, Alabama, USA that serve southeastern Alabamaand parts of western Georgia and northwestern Floridawith classical music, folk music, and jazzprograms, as well as news and feature programs from the National Public Radio, Public Radio International, and American Public Medianetworks. The stations are licensed to Troy University, on whose main campus the studios are located.
Three stations comprise the network:
*WTSU 89.9--Troy/Montgomery (flagship). Signal reaches a region extending from Montgomery to the state line of
*WRWA 88.7--Dothan. Signal covers the southeastern corner of the state, extending eastward into the southwestern tip of Georgia and southward into the
Columbus, Georgia/Phenix City. Signal reaches a region extending about 30 miles in both directions from the Chattahoochee River.
WTSU-FM started broadcasting in
1978as the state's third public radio station (the callsign stands for the university's name then, "Troy State University," a part of the Alabamahigher education system), and the first south of Birmingham. The station would expand into nearby territories in the 1980s, adding the frequencies in Columbus and, later, Dothan.
The public radio network is one component of the Troy University Department of Radio and Television; the other is "Trojanvision", a student-operated television channel seen on several cable systems throughout southeastern Alabama. Both entities enlist students from the school of journalism as staffers.
All Things Considered"; late afternoons
* [http://wtsu.troy.edu/wtsu-fm/index.html Troy University Public Radio]
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