About Us


Bristol Broadcasting Company operates WestKentuckyStar.com.

Our web site's aim is to provide 24/7 constant local information updates for Paducah, western Kentucky and southern Illinois. Our goal is for you to be able to come to us at any hour or day to learn what matters locally to you.

Each month we offer $50 dollars for the best news tip of the month. When you see news happening day or night, call 270-444-6397 (270-444-NEWS) or email news@wkyx.com. All tips will be kept anonymous.

Local advertisers use WestKentuckyStar.com because of its low cost, high proficient means of getting their messages to thousands of consumers in the western Kentucky and southern Illinois areas who come to us daily to get up-to-date local news, sports, and weather along with other information about the arts, entertainment, food, and matters of faith.

Through its radio stations, Bristol Broadcasting has faithfully served this area since 1971. The company operates nine radio stations with a combined weekly audience of 135,000, according to Eastlan Ratings 2008. These stations include:
 
  • Today's Country 93.3 FM WKYQ
  • Classic Country 102.1 FM Willie
  • Hot Hits Electric 96.9 FM WDDJ
  • Classic Rock 94.7 FM WQQR
  • News Talk 94.3 FM WKYX
  • News Talk 570 AM WKYX
  • News Talk 1320 AM WNGO
  • ESPN Sports 1560 AM WPAD
  • ESPN Sports 99.5 FM WPAD (translator)
  • R&B/Soul 1450 AM WDXR

Mailing address:
Bristol Broadcasting Company
P.O. Box 2397
Paducah, KY 42002

Phone/fax:
Phone: 270-554-8255
Fax: 270-554-5468

Contacts:

Jamie Futrell, General Manager
Matt McClain, News Director

Additional contact information:

For a complete listing of contacts, please visit our Contact Us section.

Weather

Paducah, KY and Surrounding Area:

Today:

H: 81° L: 57°
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Currently:

75°
Partly Cloudy


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