WJHX

WJHX

Infobox Radio station
name = WJHX


city = Lexington, Alabama
area = Huntsville, Alabama
branding = "La Doble X"
slogan =
airdate =
frequency = 620 (kHz)
format = Mexican Regional
power = 5,000 watts (day)
99 watts (night)
class = D
facility_id = 14051
coordinates = coord|34|58|37|N|87|22|10|W
callsign_meaning =
former_callsigns = WWLX, WKLI, WZNN
owner = Bar Broadcasting, Inc.
licensee =
sister_stations =
webcast =
website =
affiliations =

WJHX (620 AM, "La Doble X") is a Spanish language Mexican Regional music formatted radio station in Lexington, Alabama, broadcasting with 5,000 watts on the 620 kHz frequency. It primarily serves the Huntsville, Alabama, market. It is owned by Bar Broadcasting, Inc., which also owns WZGX in Birmingham, Alabama.

The station was assigned the WJHX call letters by the Federal Communications Commission on May 13, 2004. cite web |url=http://fjallfoss.fcc.gov/cgi-bin/ws.exe/prod/cdbs/pubacc/prod/call_hist.pl?Facility_id=14051 |title=Call Sign History |work=FCC Media Bureau CDBS Public Access Database]

Programming

The station is one of three in the area that broadcast in Spanish. The others are WKAC 1080 AM in Athens, Alabama, which broadcasts part-time in English, and WYAM 890 AM in Hartselle, Alabama. The format is listed as "Mexican Regional" in the Fall 2007 Arbitron survey.

Ownership

In early 2002, the then-WZNN was sold to Manuel Huerta by Richard Dabney for a reported sale price of $100,000. [ cite web |url=http://www.broadcastingcable.com/article/CA199376.html |title=Changing Hands |author=BIA Financial Networks |work=Broadcasting & Cable |date=2002-03-04]

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