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WJBF back for Dish customers after 47-day blackout

...access to programming on local ABC affiliate WJBF-TV (Channel 6) after a 47-day blackout...Broadcaster Media Gene ral, which operates WJBF, announced that the company had reached...extension was granted in late June, but WJBF content for Dish customers was taken off...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-11-18/wjbf-back-d
WJBF owner merges with Tennessee broadcaster

Media General, the owner of television station WJBF in Augusta, completed its merger with Nashville, Tenn.-based New Young Broadcasting Holding Co., with the combined company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-11-13/wjbf-owner-merges-tennesse
Dish reaches deal on WRDW; WJBF still blocked

...on the air, but efforts to lift a blackout of ABC affiliate WJBF-TV 6 remain stalled.On Friday, the satellite provider announced...called a "massive price increase," leading to the blackout of WJBF and TV content in 16 other markets since Oct. 1.Dish filed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-10-18/dish-reache
Local Dish customers could lose WJBF access

...customers could lose access to programming through ABC affiliate WJBF unless the satellite provider reaches an agreement on a rate...deal hasn't been made by the end of the contract, Chafin said WJBF could "go dark" on Dish. Customers would still be able to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-06-27/local-dish-
WJBF blocked on DISH

Programming on Augusta ABC affiliate WJBF has been blocked for local DISH Network customers.DISH and the broadcaster's parent company, Media General, have been in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2013-10-01/wjbf-blocke
Local TV favorite 'Trooper Terry' Sams dies

...the news industry to Sams. When she was hired in 1988 Sams was WJBF's general manager.Although he was best known for his role...landed in Augusta in 1961.Mary Jones, program director at WJBF, was hired by Sams "a long time ago." As his assistant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-11/local-tv-favorite-trooper-ter
Rants & Raves

...Rolling Thunder for road checks, especially people leaving bars at 12 to 2 a.m. in cars and on motorcycles. Drunks, beware.WJBF MORNING CREW, McDonald's doesn't serve coffee in cups like you have and there is no coffee in your cups anyway. I don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-21/rants-raves
Old WJBF building to be demolished

The old WJBF TV studio in the 1000 block of Reynolds Street will be demolished.According to a news story on WJBF's Web site, the Augusta-Richmond County Historic Preservation Commission voted Thursday night to level the building that has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-04-27/old-wjbf-building-be-demolis
Plans in the works to redevelop WJBF property for Augusta economic development agencies

The former WJBF building at 10th and Rey nolds streets could house all of Augusta's economic development agencies under one roof, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2012-05-04/plans-works
WJBF gets most viewers

WJBF-TV's local news made a strong showing...6 p.m. time slots. At 11 p.m., the WJBF (Channel 6) newscast tied in the ratings...Wall, vice president and general manager of WJBF, said he hopes this ratings book is a sign...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/04/ent_206316.shtml
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