WTQT Power 106.1 FM – Baton Rouge’s 24 Hour FM Gospel Radio Station

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WTQT 106.1 FM is owned by the Louisiana Community Development Capital Fund, Inc. a 501(c)3) organization. WTQT is dedicated to fighting for the civil rights of people with a 24 hour gospel music format.

We need your help to continue spreading the message and supporting our communities. Your donations will assist in covering the daily operating cost, and upgrading the On-Air and production studios of the radio station, as well as, a legal defense fund. Thank you in advance for your contributions.

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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National News

  • by Zack Linly on May 17, 2022 at 8:52 pm

    Have you ever come across white people who are so racist that it blows their minds when other white people won’t put up with their racism? Such was the case for Pennsylvania Lyft driver James Bode, who kicked a bigoted bar owner out of his car after she was unable to even sit her klanny-fanny The post Lyft Driver Kicks Racist Couple Out Of Car, Gets Called A “N*gger Lover” appeared first on The Latest Hip-Hop News, Music and Media | Hip-Hop Wired. The post Lyft Driver Kicks Racist Couple Out Of Car, Gets Called A “N*gger Lover” appeared first on Black America Web.

  • by Anoa Changa on May 17, 2022 at 8:05 pm

    For those who may not see the point of engaging in the process, voting in primaries is often an opportunity to choose your champion. The post Voters Choose Their Champions In 5 State Primaries appeared first on NewsOne. The post Voters Choose Their Champions In 5 State Primaries appeared first on Black America Web.

  • by Bruce Goodwin II on May 17, 2022 at 7:51 pm

    “Your struggles don’t need to be kept a secret anymore.” The post How Black Barbershops Across America Are Becoming A Sacred Place For Men To Open Up About Mental Health appeared first on Cassius | born unapologetic | News, Style, Culture. The post How Black Barbershops Across America Are Becoming A Sacred Place For Men To Open Up About Mental Health appeared first on Black America Web.

  • by Zack Linly on May 17, 2022 at 6:48 pm

    Republican U.S. Senate candidate Kathy Barnette, a conservative commentator who has surged into contention ahead of the primary election in Pennsylvania, was seen in photos marching alongside the Proud Boys in Washington D.C. on Jan. 6, 2021. The post Photos: GOP Candidate Marched With Proud Boys Jan. 6 appeared first on NewsOne. The post Photos: GOP Candidate Marched With Proud Boys Jan. 6 appeared first on Black America Web.

  • by Easy Money Typer on May 17, 2022 at 5:43 pm

    Black Lives Matter has been scrutinized after its co-founder Patrisse Cullors was called out for its misuse of the donations given to the foundation. Now, the IRS has dropped receipts in the form of tax forms, and it details where a good portion of the money went. The post IRS Drops Tax Forms Detailing Black Lives Matter Co-Founder’s Use of Donation Money appeared first on The Latest Hip-Hop News, Music and Media | Hip-Hop Wired. The post IRS Drops Tax Forms Detailing Black Lives Matter Co-Founder’s Use of Donation Money appeared first on Black America Web.

Local News

  • LIVE UPDATES: Wednesday afternoon commute
    by Falon Brown on May 18, 2022 at 2:52 pm

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  • New NCAA rules tweak opens door for more SEC dominance
    by Michael Cauble on May 18, 2022 at 2:36 pm

    The NCAA made a couple of rules tweaks on Wednesday afternoon that opened the door for power college athletic conferences like the Southeastern Conference to continue to dominate on the football landscape.DI football annual signing and initial counter limits removed for next two academic years by DI Council. All Council actions are not final until today&rsquo;s meeting ends. pic.twitter.com/M0OjNKGNWA&mdash; Inside the NCAA (@InsidetheNCAA) May 18, 2022The NCAA announced that are […]

  • Missing Houma woman was last seen in the Baton Rouge area
    by WBRZ Staff on May 18, 2022 at 2:09 pm

    BATON ROUGE – Police are searching for a woman who’s been missing for nearly a month and was last seen in the capital area.The Baton Rouge Police Department said Ebony Kirby, 23, is from Houma but was last seen in Baton Rouge on April 21, 2022.&nbsp;Kibry is described as being 5’3″ and weighing about 150 pounds.&nbsp;Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to contact police at (225)389-2000.Permalink| Comments

  • Thieves loaded U-Haul truck with $420 worth of Red Bull
    by WBRZ Staff on May 18, 2022 at 1:46 pm

    PORT ALLEN – Deputies are looking for a pair of low-energy thieves who stole more than 140 cans of Red Bull from a gas station and then drove off in a moving truck.The West Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office shared surveillance images from the April 4 heist, which showed two men walking into the LA Express on Lobdell Highway.&nbsp;The sheriff’s office said the two grabbed a total of six cases of the energy drink, valued at about $70 a piece. After they walked out the store with the drinks, they […]

  • Man dies in hospital after police found him stabbed Tuesday
    by WBRZ Staff on May 18, 2022 at 11:44 am

    BATON ROUGE – Police are trying to piece together what happened after a man was found fatally stabbed Tuesday afternoon.The Baton Rouge Police Department announced the death of the unidentified victim late Wednesday morning. The man, said to be 30 years old, was found in the area of Adams Avenue just west of I-110.He was rushed to a hospital around 4 p.m. Tuesday and later died there. Police are withholding the victim’s identity until family can be notified.&nbsp;Investigators are still […]

Love From Listeners

At WTQT Power 106.1 FM, we find it good to acknowledge what our listeners have to say about the job we’re doing!

I listen to WTQT every day while driving around. I’m a traveling salesman so I’m in the car a lot. Nothing keeps you going like some good ole gospel tracks. Praise God for this station.

Bernard Payne

I listen to this station on my drive home every day. It’s a mix of Gospel and contemporary Christian songs and I love it.

Melvin Tate

WTQT gives me life every morning and on my drive home every day! I would be lost and spiritually drained without it!

Karen Wheeler

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