Monday, February 26, 2024


News 12 Augusta Live

WRDW News logoWRDW News is a popular US Television network owned by Gray Television and affiliated with CBS Network. The channel operates at Virtual CH 12 and serves the area of Augusta, Georgia. News 12 Augusta is an award-winning news entity providing live news reporting, investigative journalism, sports coverage, and weather updates. It also features traffic reports, crime reports, business news, regional, national & international news, political discussion, contests, and lottery. WRDW News 12 also provides extensive WRDW Weather services, including 3-Day Forecast, Tropical Alerts, 7-Day Planner, Winter Alerts, Weather Cams, Pray for Rain, and exclusive interactive radar predicting the weather moments accurately. CBS Augusta can be accessed easily on different local cable networks, as well as over the official webpage of the channel ‘’ via the WRDW live stream. WRDW-TV uses the branding ‘News 12’ and ‘the catchphrase ‘On Your Side’ for the newscast.

‘Thrive Everyday’ service by News 12 Augusta helps the families and community thrive. From real estate to retail, wellness to health, finance to faith. It is everything that a common man needs to thrive a life. ‘News 12 LawCall’ by WRDW News is a live TV show representing guest attorneys from all around the Central Savannah River Area. In every episode, it sets one topic for the show, and then the attorney receives calls from viewers relating to that particular topic.

Watch WRDW News Live Stream

Watch WRDW breaking news & information from Central Savannah River Area, WRDW weather reports, sports updates, and political talk show here through WRDW live stream. Besides, it also offers lifestyle events, contests, debates, business news, crime reports, and investigative journalism.

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Viewers can also take a break from news content for a while and get themselves engaged with different entertainment material, including Blue Bloods, Undercover Boss, Hope in the Wild, Wheel of Fortune, Manhunt: Deadly Games, and Entertainers with Byron Allen. Get all these exciting TV shows right on your cellphone screen with WRDW live stream. WRDW News operates alongside an LP Class-A sibling network WAGT-CD CH 26, which is also possessed by Gray Television.

WRDW News Team

CBS Augusta has been providing quality services to the community since the beginning only because of the dependable and loyal news team. Many of them are linked with the station for many years; however, few have recently begun their service. Despite being newbies, the recent recruits are quite reliable and experts in their field. They all work with a single motto, ‘On Your Side,’ and always try to deliver ‘what is right’ to the public. They feel every single person in Augusta and CSRA has a right to know ‘what their politicians are thinking and if they are doing any good to the community or not.’ Viewers can see the programming of all these experienced personalities at the WRDW live stream.

Laura Warren: Weekend Host at WRDW

Laura WarrenMeet Laura Warren, who is a weekend Host and an experienced investigative journalist at CBS Augusta. She has been nominated for Emmy for her remarkable work as a journalist and a news anchor. Additionally, Warren’s skills include reporting, Anchoring, writing web content, videography, Non-Linear Editing, and News writing. She took her degree in ABJ focused on Broadcast News from the University of Georgia. Watch Laura Warren services online at through the WRDW Live stream.

Laura took her first step in Journalism as a News Intern at WRDW-TV in June 2011. Eventually, she became a proper member of the team and started working as a Multimedia Journalist at CBS Augusta in November 2011. After giving her services in that field for more than one year, Laura became an anchorperson at First at Five in January 2013.

Ultimately, Warren became an evening anchor at news 12 augusta in June 2015, and since then, she has been covering a lot of important stories and different exciting shows. With nine years of service, Laura Warren is a proud member of the WRDW News team dedicated to serving the community in every better way.

Liz Owens: WRWD’s Senior Investigative Journalist

Liz OwensLiz Owens has claimed Murrow Award and nominated for Emmy for her work in investigative journalism. She is the part of the WRWD News team for quite some time now. Fans can watch her in action at the official web portal of News 12 Augusta via WRDW live stream. Moreover, Owens did BA in Broadcast Journalism at Georgia State University and started her journalism career in Georgia Public Broadcasting as a Political Intern Reporter in 2001. After gaining years of experience in investigations, she ended up being the senior investigator at News 12 Augusta in March 2011. Viewers can get her reporting over the official website via WRDW live stream.

WRDW Weather Alert Team

WRDW Weather Alert Team logo

WRDW News hosts a separate group of meteorologists consist of four people. Each and every one of them is an experienced weather person with a specialized degree in Meteorology from reputable institutes across the US. Besides, they work all day long with a single mission of providing the most accurate weather reports in the Central Savannah River Area and Augusta, Georgia. Get all the weather reporting from Weather Alert Team, frequently at WRDW Live sream.

Mikel Hannah-Harding: WRDW’s Weather Anchor

Mikel Hannah-HardingMikel Hannah-Harding is among the talented Weather personalities at WRDW. He is passionate about weather since childhood. Enjoy the weather services by Mikel Hannah-Harding at the channel’s official website via “WRDW live stream”. Mikel got his BA in meteorology degree from the College of Charleston. He started his career at Addlestone Library, College of Charleston, as Team Lead in August 2015. Then, in May 2018, Hannah-Harding became a Vice President at Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity. Later, he joined the College of Charleston as Admissions Counselor in August 2019. Then ended up at Channel 12 News Augusta as Weekend Meteorologist in June 2020. Since then, he has been serving the News 12 Augusta ga with great responsibility.

The Quality Weather Coverage from WRDW

Channel 12 News Augusta has a reliable source of providing weather coverage to the community of CSRA and Augusta. Their seasoned staff of meteorologists, “WRDW Weather Alert Team,” delivers the accurate forecasting predicted by the area’s one of the bests interactive radar. Viewers can watch the forecast live at WRDW live stream. It offers daily forecast, 3-day forecast, hour-by-hour, and 7-day Forecast, together with severe weather warnings, tropical warnings, and winter alerts. Furthermore, viewers can also get other weather features like weather blog, pray for rain, weather maps, weather cams, and closings.

Weather Cams

There are several weather cams installed in different areas in CSRA, Augusta, and Georgia. Audience can also watch the live footage of those cameras at the station’s official website by heading over to the weather section.

Weather Cams are installed in the following locations:

  • Aiken
  • Windsor
  • Medical District
  • Wheeler and I20
  • Grovetown (Lewiston & I20)
WRDW News studio room
WRDW News studio room | Credits: facebook page

Weather Maps

Besides live interactive radar and different Weather cams, WRDW also features Weather Maps showing different weather conditions separately and individually in the form of a map.

Hour by Hour 3-Day Forecast 7-Day Planner Watches
Tropical Alerts Current Temps Satellite Radar Winter Alerts

Both services share the same license and studios facility in North Augusta, South Carolina, at Georgia Avenue. Their antenna is installed at Beech Island, South Carolina. However, recently the owner is thinking of shifting both channels to a new location at The Village at Riverwatch development, Augusta. Channel 12 News Augusta took the current calls WRDW-TV from its radio channel WRDW-AM. The radio service is currently operating under the name of Beasley Broadcast Group.

WRDW News 12 NBC 26 Mobile App

With the catchphrase ‘On Your Side,’ WRDW News 12 Mobile app delivers exclusive content, including local & national newscast service, weather reporting, and live sports. Get breaking news such as local, regional, sports, and weather anywhere, anytime. Browse the latest news updates. Read the text, watch videos, and explore extra content.

Plan your day and week, based on customized locations through the station’s weather service. Similarly, see up to the minute radar wherever you are. Find all these must-have features on your cellphone with WRDW Augusta app. Besides, the app also contains WRDW live stream for the users, where viewers can watch or stream their favorite news program, lifestyle show, or entertainment stuff anywhere in the world. News Channel 12 Augusta GA has a separate app just for the sake of weather reporting ‘WRDW Weather’ App. Moreover, the app includes all features which viewers want to see.

the information that an ordinary user is required to track down the weather activity in town. From high-class interactive radar to severe weather alerts by the National Weather Service, WRDW Weather mobile app helps the audience stay in the loop about the current or upcoming climate situations. It includes several features such as HD satellite cloud imagery, GPS located based weather, notification service, daily & 7—day weather forecast, and the ability to save or remove favorite locations. Find all the station’s weather coverage here through WRDW live stream.

WRDW News news team
News Team WRDW News | Source: official webiste


WRDW News carries a variety of shows from local newscasts to political discussions and thrilling TV series. Also, enjoy different game shows, exclusive night talks, informative programming, contests, sports discussions, live sports, weather reports, and more at WRDW News TV listing. Furthermore, it also features several TV series, including Big Bang Theory, Scream, The King of Queens, and The Bold and the Beautiful. Also, The Young and the Restless, Big Brother, One day at a time, The FBI Declassified, D.Phil. and few others. Watch all these programs exclusively on the web via WRDW live stream.

Comprehensive list of WRDW Shows

The following are the list of shows available to watch at WRDW News:

Big Brother The Late Show with James Cordon CBS Morning News Augusta Dental Center
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert News 12 This Morning The Drew Barrymore Show CBS Overnight News
The Price is Right Let’s make a deal The Talk The Bold and the Beautiful
The Young and the Restless Wheel of Fortune CBS Evening News The Kelly Clarkson Show
News 12 Midday Dr. Phil Mom Jeopardy!
Young Sheldon Scream Law Call The King of Queens
The Big Bang Theory One day at a time Essential Heroes: A Momento Latino Event Star Trek: Discovery
The Greatest #Athome Videos CBS News Special Blue Bloods The Carbonaro Effect
The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation Ron Hazelton’s Housecalls Lucky Dog CBS This Morning Saturday
Pet Vet Dream Tram Hope in the Wild Mission Unstoppable In the Huddle
Manhunt: Deadly Games College Football Today 48 Hours To Be Announced
Opry Entertainers with Byron Allen Comedy.TV In Touch Ministries
Full Court Press with Greta Van Susteren Mu Destination.TV All in With Laila Ali Face the Nation
Raceweek Warren Baptist Church 60 Minutes Tractor Pulling

About WRDW News 12 Augusta

WRDW 12 started working with the same calls in February 1954 under the name of Radio Augusta, the firm that used to own WRDW radio. It was the second channel to commence operations in the entire Augusta. WRDW-TV has been a part of the CBS Network since the beginning.

Brooke Elizabeth with WRDW news van
Brooke Elizabeth with WRDW news van | Credits: twitter

At present, it operates under the ownership and management of Gray Television. It takes programming from CBS (the primary affiliate partner) and NBC, Circle, MyNetwork, and True Crime Network (Secondary affiliate partners).

WRDW News also Provides Advertising Opportunities to Businesses

Both WRDW News and the sister channel WAGT can help the new businesses reach potential customers on WAGT, WRDW, Antenna TV, MyNetwork, and The CW. The experienced marketing staff of WRDW Channel 12 helps formulate a marketing strategy for almost any advertising budget using a custom service created by the station’s creative service team. WRDW-TV features local newscasts, CW, NBC, and CBS programming, together with syndicated content from MyNEtwork and sports coverage, including The Masters, NCAA Basketball, SEC Football, and NFL Football. All these programs pledge to spread your business to a potential & relevant audience. All you have to do is fill a form at the station’s official website’s “Advertising Opportunity” section and submit it.

WRDW News studio building
WRDW News studio building | Courtesy:

CSRA Hands-Only CPR Campaign by WRDW News

WRDW News features an excellent service CSRA Hands-Only CPR Campaign that can be helpful in saving countless lives. American Heart Association says the survival rate of a person depends on receiving immediate CPR. Studies suggest that above 90% of people who experience cardiac arrest can’t survive. However, the chances of survival of those victims can double or even triple if correct CPR is performed. Learn How to perform CPR only at WRDW live stream.

According to American Heart Association, there are two easy steps of performing Hands-Only CPR: 1) Dial 911 and call for help, 2) Push fast and hard right in the middle of the chest until help approaches.

Everyone can learn who to perform a CPR; it would only take ninety seconds of your life to learn.

Tel: (803) 278-3347
Tower Location: Beech Island, South Carolina
Brand Name: News 12

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Trevelyan Cosmo
Trevelyan Cosmo
A professional writer since 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Economics, Trevelyan Cosmo ran the creative writing department for the major News Channels until 2019. He then worked as a Senior content writer with, including national newspapers, magazines, and online work. He specializes in economics and broadcasting communications.

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  1. I was watching g local news just now ; they had a clip about Asian murder bees .
    If interested u can contact me .I’ve seen these bees last week end at a camp ground in Lincoln county .I am in a camp club there and will be going there tomorrow Fri may 14 th I live in Grovetown Thanks.