GLORY 1130 AM, WECR, NEWLAND, NC
1281 Newland Hwy
Newland, NC 28657
Phone: (828) 733-0188
Fax: (828) 733-0189
High Country Swap Shop: (828) 733-9725 (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Broadcasting from Newland, the county seat of Avery County, NC, WECR-AM transmits at 1,000 watts. The station covers Avery County including Newland, Banner Elk, Linville Ridge, and Grandfather Mountain.
Avery County’s “Heritage” station
We broadcast a blend of southern gospel, bluegrass, and “heart music” .
Our hugely successful swap shop runs daily Mon – Sat
There is a heavy emphasis on North Carolina headline news and sports as well as obituaries
We are the home of Avery High School sports
Our target demographic is ages 25 – 54, but with a strong following of older listeners as well
We attract a loyal following of long-term Avery County locals as well as seasonal residents and visitors, including skiers, hikers, rafters, climbers, bikers, and many more.
Our close community affiliations makes the WECR-AM studio in Newland a hub of community activity.