WPJL Inc. Christian Preaching 1240 WPJL Raleigh NC ceased operations on Monday, July 31.
Originally WRAL and later WRNC and the predecessor of WRAL-FM and WRAL-TV, the 1kW AM was spun off in 1965 and has featured a Christian format since 1974.
In a letter to listeners, station President Dr. William Suttles wrote, “We regret to inform our listeners that WPJL CHRISTIAN RADIO for RALEIGH will discontinue our broadcasting effective July 31, 2023. We encourage you to stay in touch with your favorite ministries via the links on this web page. Most have other ways of getting their programs to you.
Please contact them for more information. It has been our privilege and pleasure to serve you in this way for these 50 years!”
Lance Venta, RadioInsight (2023-08-04)