WANG (1490 AM
, "106.3 Casino Radio") is a radio station
licensed to Biloxi, Mississippi
. Owned by Telesouth Communications, it broadcasts a commercial tourist information
format. The station is simulcast on 1640 WTNI
, as well as translator station W278CE on 106.3 FM.
In 2018, Alpha Media
sold its Biloxi stations, including WANG, to Telesouth Communications. The sale was consummated on March 1, 2019, at a price of $2.5 million.
On March 8, 2019, WANG ended its sports format simulcast with WTNI
, and changed its format to classic country, branded as "103.5 The Possum". In June 2019, WTNI ended the remaining sports programming and also flipped to classic country, by resuming its simulcast of WANG.
On December 22, 2020, translator station W278CE moved to 106.3, and WANG and WTNI flipped to a tourist information
format as ''106.3 Casino Radio''. The stations primarily carry segments and advertising highlighting local casinos, restaurants, and other attractions in the Biloxi area.
Category:Radio stations established in 1948