About Us / Staff

WJTH radio has become Calhoun’s favorite radio station. Established in 1977, WJTH’s programming is today’s country music with a few of the all time favorites mixed in. Plus, we offer local news, sports and community news. “If it is important to Calhoun and Gordon County, it is important to WJTH.” We have always considered how important it is to keep our community informed and entertained. Thank you to our listeners and advertisers who have been loyal supporters over the more than 34 years we have been in the broadcasting business.

Awards

WJTH is an award winning radio station, recognized both for our performance on air as well as our community outreach. We take pride in our community, and are honored for the recognition they’ve given us in return. Here are just a few of the many awards and recognition we’ve received over the years:

  • National Guard Public Service Award
  • Georgia School Boards Association Beacon Award

WJTH STAFF:

Sam Thomas WJTH / Cherokee Broadcasting Company

Sam Thomas – GENERAL MANAGER

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Keith Thomas – TRAFFIC, PROGRAM DIRECTOR

 

Betty Heggood SECRETARY
Betty Hegwood – SECRETARY
Gloria Cooley joined WJTH as Sales Manager in August 2002. She has previous local, Regional and National Radio sales experience at several northwest Georgia stations.
Gloria Cooley joined WJTH as Sales Manager in August 2002. She has previous local, Regional and National Radio sales experience at several northwest Georgia stations.
For More Information, or to advertise on WJTH AM 900 FM 101.7 contact Gloria at : 
706-264-5557     
Email: gloriajcooley@att.net

 

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Michael Shedd – MORNING Air Personality Mon-Fri 6am-12pm.      Michael joined WJTH in June 2012. Michael at a young age of 8 that his calling was radio when his class took a fieldtrip to WCON where he starting working at some 7 years later..Michael started working in radio at the age of 15 at WCON in his hometown of Cornelia, Ga.
Michael has worked at several stations in the Northeast Georgia area.. Email:dj@wjth.com                   FACE BOOK: www.facebook.com/michaelshedd80

 

Keith Thomas - TRAFFIC, PROGRAM DIRECTOR
Jeff Grizzle – Monday-Friday 12pm-6pm  Air Personality                                      E-Mail- dj@wjth.com
Ken Foxx – WEEKENDS

 

Engineer
Rick Tallent – BROADCAST ENGINEER  A bi-vocational minister and evangelist, Rick has been in broadcasting since the early 1970’s and has worked for several major broadcasters, including TBN and Word Broadcasting Network, and has owned radio and LPTV stations.  He is also a published author of several novels and non-fiction books.  
Phone 409-670-3656      E-mail: ricktallent1973@yahoo.com

 

Programming

WJTH operates 24/7 featuring Main Stream Country from 90’s thru Today and even your request – USA Radio News Every Hour – Georgia News Network (bottom of every hour 6:30 am – 6:30pm Monday – Saturday….  WJTH  is the Voice Of The Gordon Central Warriors, Radio Affiliate of The Unversity of Georgia Bulldogs Football ,Basketball and also Atlanta Braves Radio Affiliate….

braves GNN USA GEORGIA MRN..

WJTH PROGRAMING

Monday – Friday 

6am – 12pm   Mornings in the Country w/ Michael Shedd 7:05 Local News 8:05 Local News 8:35 Birthday Club 9:15 Treasure Hunt   11:05 Complete Funeral Announcements, Today’s Hymn, Church and Community Announcements  ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ 12pm – 6pm   Jeff Grizzle 12:45 WJTH Mail Bag 3:15 Treasure Hunt 4:05 Local News 4:45 NASCAR Today 5:05 Local News ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ SATURDAYS 

6am – 12pm   Ken Foxx 7:05 Complete Funeral Announcements  7:00 – 12pm Antique Country Ken plays  your favorite Classic Country from the 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, and 90’s and songs by request 8:05 Obits Briefs 9:15 Treasure Hunt  12:05 Complete Funeral Announcement  ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ SUNDAY

7am- 7pm    Ken Foxx Southern Gospel Favorites also Ken begins taking song request and Prayer Request. 

8:00am Complete Funeral Announcement

9:30am AJ Waters Program

 

 

 

 

 

 

NewTown Baptist Church

9:45 – 10:15 Newtown Baptist Church

 

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11:00am – 12pm Calhoun First Baptist Church LIVE morning service

12:00p, 

 

1:00pm – 1:30pm Compelled Outreach Ministry of Barrett Road Church Of God

 

1:30pm  Prayer and Praise w/ Norris Sexton & Peggy Serritt with Barrett Road Church Of God
Keith Thomas - TRAFFIC, PROGRAM DIRECTOR

2:00pm Haven of Rest

 

2:30pm Come To Jesus w/ Ruby Cowart
2:30pm Come To Jesus w/ Ruby Cowart
Walter will be celebrating 26 years in the Radio Ministry July 10, 2015 THE WALTER HARRIS GOPSEL HOUR 3:00PM - 4:00PM

Walter will be celebrating 26 years in the Radio Ministry July 10, 2015
THE WALTER HARRIS GOPSEL HOUR 3:00PM – 4:00PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jason Justice

4:00 The Gospel Way w/ Jason Justice

 

Carl Neathawk

4:30pm The Word Broadcast w/ Carl Neathawk (Skyline Baptist Church)

 

5:00 Complete Funeral Announcements

5:00 Complete Funeral Announcements

 

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6:00pm Calhoun First Baptist Church LIVE evening service