Atlanta firm buying WAGT-TV in Augusta

...Schurz Communications Inc. Included is WAGT-TV, which is Augusta's NBC and CW...expect to consolidate "over time" the WAGT and WRDW operations."We have a low-power...NBC programming over to our station when WAGT goes into the FCC spectrum auction...

WJBF, WAGT announce joint operating plan

...starting in January. WJBF Channel 6 and WAGT Channel 26 announced Monday that their...news and other operational services for WAGT. Richmond, Va.-based Media General...based Schurz Communications Inc. owns WAGT, the market's NBC affiliate, at 905...

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WAGT-TV GM quits

...years as general manager of Augusta's WAGT-TV on Wednesday, the station's parent...the Channel 26 office on Broad Street. WAGT is Augusta's NBC affiliate station...The resignation was a surprise to some WAGT employees and others in Augusta's television...

WAGT-TV operations manager wins top ad award

...Advertising Awards gala. Reggie Cofer, operations manager of WAGT-TV Channel 26, received the Silver Medal Award given to individuals...Communications Corp., Red Door Design, University Hospital, WAGT-TV and Walton Rehabilitation Hospital. A GRAACY, an award...

Dish Network blackout of WAGT avoided

...has reached an agreement with Schurz Communications on the continued transmission of Schurz stations, including Augusta's WAGT, officials announced Friday.Earlier this week, Dish said it would drop six of the Indiana-based company's stations unless...

On September 17, 2015, WAGT Television, Inc. filed an application ...

On September 17, 2015, WAGT Television, Inc. filed an application with...Communications Commission to assign the license for WAGT to Gray Television Licensee, LLC. The officers and directors of WAGT are Michael Dethlefsen, Marilyn Brock, and...

WJBF, WAGT negotiating with on-air personnel

...personnel. In October, WJBF (Channel 6) and WAGT (Channel 26) announced that their parent...news and other operational services for WAGT. "We're pretty sure of a couple of...have not yet." Under the agreement, WAGT's 47 employees can become Media General...

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WAGT stands by decision

...Stanley Cup Finals in full swing, the WAGT-TV (NBC-Ch. 26) interim general...local CW affiliate. When NBC learned of WAGT's plan, it denied the move. "They...night. He said Comcast did not know of WAGT's decision in advance and that Comcast...

Clarifies TV report of `teen' brawlers

On Monday, WAGT-TV (Channel 26) reported on a brawl...Augusta Mall. One point should be clarified. WAGT repeatedly referred to the brawlers as teen-agers...those who are responsible for the incident. WAGT also reported that a curfew may come into...

On the move

Donna Cash has joined television station WAGT (Channel 26) as Internet sales director for wagt.com. Ms. Cash has five years of Internet sales and client relations experience from WTVM-TV in Columbus, Ga. Veronica Russell has joined the...