WJTV News is an American TV network affiliated with CBS and The CW. It broadcasts on Virtual CH 12 in Jackson, Mississippi. Nexstar Media Group serves as the owner of the channel.
WJTV 12 appears on various local cable networks, as well as on satellite services. Moreover, you can have WJTV live coverage over the air via an antenna. Enjoy the breaking news & weather news on the official website wjtv.com as well.
Channel 12 Jackson features news, weather, politics, sports, and more. WJTV 12 News section includes local news, regional news, state reports, national reports, coronavirus updates, International discussions, Russia & Ukraine Conflict, 12 News Investigates, Border Report, 12 News Connect, Lottery, and more. WJTV Weather covers Today’s forecast, tropics, severe weather, operation tornado, live cameras, tropics, Science with Scottlin, and Weather Radar. The Politics section involves Election, Washington DC, Mississippi Insight, and Focused on Politics. Meanwhile, viewers can also take a look at Pine Belt News, BestReviews, Friday Fur Babies, Mornin’ Sip, Shop Local Buy Local, and Mississippi Moments.
WJTV News Live Stream
The world has changed and so do the ways people watch news & weather. WJTV News presents breaking news, health news, political coverage, and weather transmission, through a WJTV live stream. Watch your favorite shows in Jackson, Mississippi by streaming a buffer-free, Full-HD telecast of WJTV News. Whether you are using a laptop or a mobile phone or a tablet, our streaming service is responsive on all devices.
WJTV News Team
You can never trust news until you trust a person who is conveying the news to you. To reflect that, WJTV News 12 announces news personalities whose reputation is great and who have established trustworthiness among the audience over time. The team comprises capable anchors, reputable reporters, skilled sports personalities, competent digital reporters, and special contributors. Jade Bulecza and Byron Brown are among the popular anchor personalities. Richard Lake and Deidra Brisco are well-known reporters on the team. The sports team includes Blake Levine and David Edelstein. Cianna Reeces, Malaysia Mccoy, and Jaylan Wright make a perfect team of digital reporters. While Raquel Martin, Alexandra Limon, and Kellie Meyer are among the dedicated personalities of Special Contributors.
Byron Brown: News Anchor at WJTV CH 12
Byron Brown has over 30 years of experience anchoring and reporting on TV news. WJTV 12 News reporter Byron Johnson has been with the station since January 2003. 5:00, 6:00, 9:00, and 10:00 P.M. are his evening anchor time slots. The Jackson native previously worked as a weekend anchor for the Tampa-based sister station, WFLA. In addition to anchoring morning and midday at WOIO/WUAB in Cleveland, Ohio, Sunday anchoring at WCIV News, and Saturday Morning anchoring at KCNC News, Byron was also a commentator for US News & World News.
In addition to anchoring morning and midday at WOIO/WUAB in Cleveland, Ohio, Sunday anchoring at WCIV News, and Saturday Morning anchoring at KCNC News, Byron was also a commentator for US News & World News. As a journalist, Byron has covered a wide range of topics from politics to natural disasters. The 2019 election season saw him moderate four statewide debates. Moreover, The Mississippi Insight show is Byron’s weekly political show. When the controversial 2000 presidential election took place in Tampa, Florida, Byron was working there.
In 1989, Hurricane Hugo hit Charleston, South Carolina, and he covered it for his first major storm. However, Hurricane Katrina remains one of his most memorable stories. Byron anchored 12 hours straight for several days for WJTV during its 72-hour run on the air.
Storm Team 12
Weather is scary and it needs to be managed by a skilled and talented team of meteorologists. Therefore, WJTV Weather Team aka Storm Team 12 employs some of the best weather personalities in town. Together with Jake Dalton, Gracie Dencausse, and Ken South make a perfect team. They are always on standby and provide up-to-date weather information to the people of Jackson, Mississippi. With the help of the latest weather radar, the WJTV Weather team always stays ahead of severe weather conditions. It predicts the weather accurately and delivers the reports to the audience in a timely manner.
Ken South: Chief Meteorologist WJTV Weather
The Magnolia State is home to Ken South, born in Houston, MS, and brought up in Natchez, MS. During his time at Jackson State University, Ken earned a BS in Meteorology and was also involved in research at. In addition to his experience at the National Weather Service, Ken has also worked at NOAA Weather Radio, where his duties include recording forecasts, monitoring radiosonde data, and forecasting river levels.
The autumn of 1990 saw Ken begin his broadcast career at WXVT, Greenville, where he worked as a reporter and a weather correspondent, latterly ascending to his current position of Chief Meteorologist. Ken’s meteorologist role at WJTV News Channel 12 followed a year at WVTM News in Columbus, GA. In 2001, Ken entered the team at News Channel 12. By 2001 and 2010, Ken was awarded the Associated Press’ Best Weathercast in Mississippi.
Channel 12 Jackson Mobile Apps
Apps are the future of TV News & Weather News. the news app and the weather app are available by the WJTV News for viewers on the go to get digital access.
WJTV News 12 For Jackson, MS
For Jackson, Mississippi, and the surrounding areas, WJTV.com offers the latest news, sports, and WJTV weather.
- The option to receive breaking news alerts keeps you informed.
- Use an interactive radar map to learn about your weather, receive live alerts, and plan your day and week accordingly.
- Read articles about what’s happening in your community and watch videos of your trusted reporters on the scene.
- On the move? You can save stories to be accessed later according to your schedule.
WJTV Weather App
You’ll never again be caught off guard by the weather. With Storm Team 12, you can trust to get the most accurate forecast every hour for the following day and for the following week. This app provides you with a customized forecast, not available anywhere else.
You will get local and national weather for your convenience on the WJTV Weather app. If severe weather is heading toward you, you will receive notifications to let you know when to seek shelter. While on the move, you can get the latest weather forecast, interactive radar, and real-time conditions by logging onto WJTV Weather.
Utilizing the most comprehensive weather and radar maps, the WJTV Weather App provides the most accurate weather information on the air. Taking control of the storm can be straightforward, with its easy-to-use interactive radar showing where the storm currently stands and where it is headed. Make sure you and your family are informed and protected by setting up personalized alerts.
WJTV News TV Listing
You can find a list of the entire TV shows below, including news, instructional, exciting, and weather-related shows. All your favorite shows can be streamed live on Live News Globe.
|12 News at 10:00 p.m.||Survivor||The Late Late Show With James Corden||The Late Show With Stephen Colbert|
|CBS Morning News||12 News at Noon||CBS Overnight News||The Price Is Right|
|The Rachael Ray Show||CBS Mornings||Let’s Make a Deal||The Talk|
|CBS Evening News||Family Feud||United States of Al||Young Sheldon|
|Ghosts Ghostwriter||Bull Goodbye||How We Roll||Dr. Phil: My Little Nine-Year-Old Terror|
|Come Dance With Me: Musical Magic||Blue Bloods: Reality Check||Magnum P.I. Judge Me Not||Apostolic Temple Church of God|
|Animal Rescue||Charlene McCoy Ministries||Voice of Hope||The World’s Funniest Weather|
|Lucky Dog||Hope in the Wild||The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation||Mission Unstoppable|
|UEFA Champions League Today||We Need to Talk||Countdown to Indy||UEFA Soccer|
|48 Hours||S.W.A.T.||Inside Investigations||The Listener The Fugitive|
|Cars.TV Los Angeles Auto Show 2021||First Baptist Church of Summit||Apostolic Temple Church of God||All in With Laila Ali|
|Pet Vet Dream Team||WNBA Basketball||Face the Nation||60 Minutes|
|Mississippi Insight||The Equalizer Somewhere Over the Hudson||The Unseen World||Sports Zone Sunday|
About CBS Jackson
January 20, 1953, saw the launch of WJTV, the state’s first television station, which broadcast analog signals on UHF channel 25. With its founding in 1913, the channel was formed by Jackson’s morning and afternoon newspapers—the Jackson Daily News, and the Clarion-Ledger. It was an affiliate of CBS as well as secondarily a DuMont Television affiliate.