WFTW News Talk 1260 is working to serve the people of Fort Walton Beach and Vicinity on its licensed frequency of 1260 kHz. The ERP utilization of the broadcaster is almost 25,000 watts in day hours and in night time it only uses 131 kHz. Overseas listeners enjoy it from the official web portal of ABC News Radio who serves the channel as its affiliation partner. The D class broadcaster adopts the format of news and talk to serve its audience.
WFTW News Talk 1260 started its business in 1922 and currently stands among well-listened and popular radios of the domestic and international market. The station took its name from “W For Walton Beach”. The broadcaster is defined it by its tagline of “Celebrating 50 Years of Broadcasting to the Emerald Coast!”. Not only local people got a very positive opinion about the channel, but the international fans also admire its services.
WFTW got a number of sister station WNCV, WYZB, WKSM, and WZNS which work along the channel. Cumulus holds and operates all of them under its ownership. The channel keeps connecting Fort Walton Beach with people in the rest of the world through their news updates and experts opinions in their talk shows.