Oldies 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 Oldies 1490 WSIP AM.
For classic rock 'n' roll hits, there's only one place to turn — Oldies 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.
Officials Searching for Suspects Wanted in a Martin Co. Robbery
The Martin County Sheriff's Dept. are searching for those responsible who beat a man and robbed a pawn shop in Inez. According to Sheriff Garmon Preece, he says a man was hit and kicked repeatedly,... Read more »
Weekend Crash Leads to Charges against a Johnson Co. Man
According to a news release from the Johnson Co. Sheriff’s Office, on Sunday morning, October 12th, 2014 at approximately 4:46 AM, Johnson County Sheriff’s Deputy Byron Fairchild was dispatched to a call... Read more »
Fort Gay, W.Va Woman Arrested in Lawrence Co. on Several Charges
A Fort Gay, W.Va woman was arrested over the weekend by the Lawrence Co. Sheriff’s Dept. on several charges, including bail jumping. According to Chief Deputy Mark Wheeler, Tara Lycans age 30, was... Read more »
JOHNSON CENTRAL GOLDEN EAGLES
GREENUP CO. "MUSKETEERS"
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 10, 2014@ JOHNSON CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL7:30 PM KICKOFFOUR COVERAGE SCHEDULE INCLUDES:
* FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE CALL-IN SHOW AT 6:00 PM** PRE-GAME SHOW/COACH MATNEY COMMENTS AT... Read more »