About Us

STATION OVERVIEW

WENK/WTPR IS ACTUALLY A SIMULCAST OF THREE RADIO STATIONS…WENK, UNION CITY; WTPR, PARIS; AND WTPR-FM, MCKINNON.  WENK/WTPR IS THE KEN-TENN AND KENTUCKYLAKE AREA’S STATION FOR NEWS…WEATHER…SPORTS…FARM INFORMATION…

HUNTING AND FISHING INFORMATION…AND ENTERTAINMENT.

WENK/WTPR ORIGINATES ITS PROGRAMMING “LIVE” 24 HOURS A DAY ON FM 101.7, AM 710 AND AM 1240. AS SUCH, WENK/WTPR REACHES FROM TIPTONVILLE IN LAKE COUNTY TO CLARKSVILLE IN MIDDLE TENNESSEE. TRANSMITTERS FORE THE TWO AM STATIONS ARE LOCATED IN UNION CITY AND PARIS, TENNESSEE. THE FM 101.7 TRANSMITTER IS LOCATED JUST ACROSS THE RIVER FROM PARIS LANDING STATE PARK AT STANDING ROCK IN STEWART COUNTY AT 900 FEET.

WENK/WTPR PLAYS OLDIES…THE GREATEST HITS OF ALL TIME FROM THE 1956 TO 1989 ERA AND IS GEARED TO AN AUDIENCE OF 35+.

LOCAL FOCUS

WENK/WTPR IS HEAVILY INVOLVED WITH THE LOCAL COMMUNITY COMMITTING HUNDREDS OF HOURS TO LOCAL EVENTS AND FUND-RAISERS EACH YEAR.   IT RAISED $250,000 FOR HELPING HANDS OF HENRY COUNTY LAST YEAR AND $50,000 FOR OBION COUNTY’S CHIMES FOR CHARITY PROGRAM LAST CHRISTMAS.

WENK/WTPR BRINGS YOU LOCAL NEWS AND NEWS FROM ABC 24 HOURS A DAY…and IN-HOUSE RADAR WEATHER THAT IS HELPFUL TO EVERYBODY, PARTICULARLY FARMERS.  WENK/WTPR ALSO HAS MARKET REPORTS AND OUTDOORS PROGRAMMING FOR HUNTERS AND FISHERMEN.

WENK/WTPR CARRIES ALL THE GAMES OF THE UT VOLS IN FOOTBALL AND BASKET-BALL AND THE LADY VOLS AS WELL.  WENK/WTPR KEEPS UP WITH HIGHS SCHOOL SPORTS THROUGHOUT THE AREA AND FOLLOWS SPORTS AT UT MARTIN, MURRAY STATE, AUSTIN PEAY AND BETHEL COLLEGES

WHICH ARE ALL IN OUR COVERAGE AREA.

WENK/WTPR…THE GREATEST HITS OF ALL TIME AND A WHOLE LOT MORE.

 

WENK, UNION CITY, TN (731) 885-1240

WTPR, PARIS, TN   (731) 642-7100

WTPR-FM, MCKINNON/PARIS LANDING   (931)232-2246