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96X dropped for R&B format

...an "R&B oldies" format appealing to an older, more affluent audience. Loyal listeners of Cumulus Broadcasting's WRXR-FM (96.3) found themselves tuned in to James Brown and The Commodores instead of Marilyn Manson and R.E.M. during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/06/bus_258321.shtml
Business
Cumulus to replace Disney with ESPN

...and WZNY-FM (105.7) for $14 million. Other Cumulus stations are WEKL-FM (102.3), WUUS-FM (107.7), WRXR-FM (96.3) and WGUS-AM (1340). Cumulus, however, has been criticized locally by listeners for making several format...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/28/bus_281214.shtml
Business
Super Bowl revelers will be roaring

...nightclub, Bobby Jones Expressway at Wheeler Road, with on-site simulcast by four Augusta radio stations, WZNY-FM, WRXR-FM, WUUS-FM and WEKL-FM, Mr. Rampulla said. The game, which is set to kick off at 6:18 p.m. Sunday on WFXG-TV...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/29/ent_251645.shtml
Things to Do
Super Bowl revelers will be roaring

...nightclub, Bobby Jones Expressway at Wheeler Road, with on-site simulcast by four Augusta radio stations, WZNY-FM, WRXR-FM, WUUS-FM and WEKL-FM, Mr. Rampulla said. The game, which is set to kick off at 6:18 p.m. Sunday on WFXG-TV...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/28/met_251534.shtml
Metro
Company names station executive

...in Augusta in 1976. She also worked as general manager at WAJY-FM and general manager and director of marketing at WRXR-FM. "We are pleased to have Coni return to the Beasley family," George G. Beasley, company chairman and CEO, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/24/bus_314647.shtml
Business
Station buying a trend

...paid Wilks Broadcasting $15.5 million - according to seller Jeff Wilks - for WEKL-FM, WUUS-FM, WGUS-AM and WRXR-FM. It already owns 25 stations in other markets, according to Radio & Records magazine. The Federal Communications Commission...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/06/biz_214206.shtml
XXX Bizarre
Local DJs take control of air waves by playing 'Homegrown' talent

...they hear. Mr. Williams, the music and program director for WCHZ, said Homegrown, which started on the rock station WRXR-FM (96.3) and continued on WCHZ when it debuted in 1998, is an anomaly even within WCHZ. "They tend to cover a much...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/27/mus_413617.shtml
Music
Lynx notebook

...every Thursday at 7 p.m. this season. The first "Behind the Bench" show with Burton will air Monday at 7 p.m. on WRXR-FM 96.3. The show will be broadcast live from Sports Pub and Grill on Ellis Street.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/14/lyn_326326.shtml
Lynx
Consolidation gives power to group

...500 Carolina Springs Road, North Augusta Stations: More than 200 nationally in 46 markets Local stations: WEKL-FM, WRXR-FM, WUUS-FM, WGUS-AM, WBBQ-FM, WBBQ-AM, WXKT-FM, WLOV-AM, WZNY-FM

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/02/bus_297677.shtml
Business
Cumulus may sell stations

...stations locally, and about half of the total local market revenue. Cumulus stations in the Augusta area are: WEKL-FM, WRXR-FM, WUUS-FM, WGUS-AM, WBBQ-FM, WBBQ-AM, WXKT-FM, WLOV-AM and WZNY-FM. The company's full-time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/06/bus_294974.shtml
Business