WWBF-AM  1130
Bartow 

Original Call Letters: WPUL

Originally Licensed: Sep 16, 1969  

Original City of License: Bartow 

Original Frequency: 1130 

Origin of Call Letters: 

Original Power: 2,500 watts daytime 500 watts nighttime

Original Location: 1130 Radio Road 

Original Format: Oldies  

Translator: W275AX-FM 102.9 (Oct 2013)


Network Affiliation(s):

CNN Radio
Florida's Radio Network
Dial Network
Fox News Radio

Owner(s):

1969-Transflorida Radio, Inc.
1980-Mid-Florida Broadcasting Company
1984-Thornburg Communications ($220,000)

History Of  Call Letters and Formats:

WPUL-1969-MOR
WWBF-1984-Oldies

Names In WWBF History
Thomas N. Thornburg-1984-President/General Manager/General Sales Manager/News Director -Thornburg Communications

Jeff Thornburg-1984
-Vice President/Program Director/Chief Engineer/Host of "WBF Shopper"- 9AM-10AM Mon-Saturday-Thornburg Communications  
Susan Thornburg-1984-Station Manager/Public Affairs Director-Thornburg Communications


Tom Anthony
-1984-1986-Thornburg Communications Biography


Dennis Clark-1992-Sports


Lynne A. Breidenbach-1996-News Director-Thornburg Communications


Clint Edwards-2003-Sports
Oldies 1130 WBF


Ted "The Bear" Richards-Mornings-syndicated


JJ McKay-
Middays-syndicated


Dennis Harrington-Afternoons-syndicated


Dave Sanders-Evenings "Dave's Diner" 


Gary Outlaw-Overnights-syndicated


Steve Dale-"Steve Dale's Pet World-syndicated


Lynn Horne
-Sports


Fred Rhoden-Sports


Don Stratton-Sports
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Exterior of WWBF Studios 
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Main Studio  
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Console

                    
                   
                                                          
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  News and production studio 


                                                                    

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Transmitter 

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