WKRO is southern Illinois' choice for Urban AC music. As the area's only Urban targeted radio station, WKRO stands out as the pioneer of communications in the region:
- FIRST radio station in Cairo, Illinois.
- FIRST radio station to serve the region's African-American population.
- FIRST African-American on-air talent,
- FIRST to host local talent on the air.
WKRO is the area's oldest radio station, signing on the air for the first time in February of 1942. Named for it's hometown, Cairo, the station has embraced the the black history and music of the region. Its Urban AC programming continues to reach out to one-third of the population in southern Illinois.
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