WHZT is a urban-leaning Rhythmic Contemporary Hit Radio station licensed to Seneca, South Carolina and serves the Upstate South Carolina region. The Cox Radio outlet is licensed by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to broadcast at 98.1A_MHz with an effective radiated power (ERP) of 93 kW. The station goes by the name Hot 98.1 and its current slogan is 'Carolina's #1 Hit Music Station.' 98.1 signed on the air June 6, 1953 as WBFM. The station was an adult standards outlet airing some of the same programming as sister AM WSNW in Seneca, South Carolina. The station continued with the same format until the mid-90s, even after a power increase to 100,000 watts. The station played oldies for a while and then Triple-A.
Contributions by 126.96.36.199, Robert Moore, and Scradioguy.