Classic Rock 1490 WSIP AM is eastern Kentucky's home for the biggest hits of the 60s, 70s, and 80s. We play the best music from a never-to-be-forgotten era, from artists like The Beatles, Elton John, the Eagles, Stevie Wonder, and the Temptations.
We're also home to the area's best coverage of local news, weather, sports, and events. If it's happening in Paintsville or Johnson County, you'll hear about it on Classic Rock 1490 WSIP AM.
For classic rock 'n' roll hits, there's only one place to turn — Classic Rock 1490 WSIP AM!
CBS Sports Radio AM 600 WKYH in Paintsville (sister station to WSIP 98.9 FM) is pleased to announce our affiliation with Morehead State University Athletics and the Eagles Sports Network.
Chuck Mraz is the lead broadcaster for Morehead State football and men's basketball. Johnson Co. native Jason Blanton calls the play-by-play for women's hoops, while serving as an analyst for all football and select men's basketball games. Michael Gustin is in his first year as the football sideline reporter.
In addition to play-by-play, analysis, notes, figures, in-game statistics and halftime features, each broadcast will include pre- and post-game interviews with Head Football Coach Rob Tenyer, Head Men's Basketball Coach Sean Woods and Head Women's Basketball Coach Greg Todd.
EVERY WEDNESDAY EVENING (NEW TIME) 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Our own one-hour Talk Program, via New Country 98.9 WSIP or ONLINE, right here. Talk of the town is an OPEN LINE, always unpredictable and lively discussion about daily life issues in Johnson and surrounding counties. Give Dan a call at 606-789-0318.
Former Bank President Found Guilty in Child Porn Trial
It didn’t take long for a Lawrence Co. jury to find a former Lawrence Co. Bank president and CEO guilty on child porn charges. Edgar N. Purdom, 68, was found guilty Wednesday afternoon on all charges including... Read more »
Man Arrested in Home Invasion; another Man Wanted
According to a news release from the KSP, on Friday November 21, 2014, Tanner Spears, 21, of Pikeville, KY was arrested on indictment warrants by Kentucky State Police. Spears was indicted by a Floyd County grand... Read more »
JCSO Continue Search for Fake EMT’s
The Johnson County Sheriff Dept. are continuing their investigation into the report of a trio of women posing as EMT’s. Deputies believe this is a scheme to steal prescription medications from unsuspecting residents. According... Read more »
Friday, November 28, 2014
7:30 PM Class 1A Russell Athletic/KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl
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H.S. Football Playoff’s (Regional Championship’s)
Friday, November 21, 2014
Class 1A Russell Athletic/KHSAA
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H.S. Football Playoff’s (Rd. 3)
Friday, November 21, 2014
7:30 PM Class 1A Russell Athletic/KHSAA
7:30 PM Class 1A Russell Athletic/KHSAA... Read more »