Norfolk’s Spanish-language station is more than music

Norfolk, VA – For almost five years, Selecta 1050 AM has broadcast Spanish music from a small, third-floor suite in the Norfolk Plaza Hotel.

This small station is Hampton Roads’ sole Spanish-language music source on the airwaves and has become an essential in households where Spanish is the lingua franca.

But Selecta, which means “select choice,” doesn’t only play music. The staff – consisting of two disc jockeys, a receptionist, general sales manager and president – has diversified the station’s role. The small crew works to unite its ethnically diverse listeners and provide information on current events, social happenings, and legal and social matters.  To read the full story, click here.