City of license North Ridgeville, Ohio
Broadcast area Greater Cleveland (limited)
Frequency 1040 kHz
First air date September 16, 1984
Format Gospel music/religious
Power 5,000 watts (daytime)
2,500 watts (critical hours)
Class D
Transmitter coordinates
Callsign meaning James Taylor Broadcasting[1]
Affiliations Sheridan Gospel Network
Owner Taylor Broadcasting Co.
(Taylor Broadcasting Co.)

WJTB (1040 AM) is a daytime-only radio station licensed to North Ridgeville, Ohio, serving Greater Cleveland. Owned by Taylor Broadcasting Co., the station broadcasts a combination of gospel music and religious programming, and is the Cleveland affiliate for the Sheridan Gospel Network. The WJTB studios are located in Elyria, while the station transmitter resides in North Ridgeville.


  • History 1
  • Current programming 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


WJTB first went on the air on September 16, 1984.[2] In February 2012, the FCC fined WJTB $10,000 for failing to maintain a management and staff presence at its main studio.[3]

Current programming

The station airs a local gospel program on Saturday nights – Nettie and the New Sound in Gospel.[4]


  1. ^ http://www.cleve-radio.com/index2.htm#CALL%20LETTERS
  2. ^ http://www.americanradiohistory.com/Archive-BC-YB-IDX/80s-OCR-YB/1989-YB/1989-BC-YB-for-OCR-Page-0316.pdf
  3. ^ http://www.rwonline.com/article/two-am-stations-two-fines/211816
  4. ^ http://morningjournal.com/articles/2011/03/09/news/doc4d7701ff6ae0e311219318.txt

External links

  • Query the FCC's AM station database for WJTB
  • Radio-Locator Information on WJTB
  • Query Nielsen Audio's AM station database for WJTB