Watch CBS 12 Jackson WJTV Online

Watch CBS 12 Jackson WJTV Online


CBS 12 Jackson WJTV



Jackson, Mississippi
United States
Branding WJTV 12 (general)
WJTV 12 News (newscasts)
Mississippi’s CW
(on DT2)
Slogan Mississippi’s leading source for news, sports, weather and answers. We are WJTV 12 – Getting you answers.
Dare to Defy (on DT2)
Channels Digital: 12 (VHF)
Virtual: 12 (PSIP)
Subchannels 12.1 CBS
12.2 The CW
12.3 Ion Television
12.4 Laff
Owner Nexstar Media Group
(Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc.)
First air date January 20, 1953 (65 years ago) (1953-01-20)
Call letters’ meaning We’re Jackson TeleVision
Former callsigns WSLI (on channel 12; 1953–1955)
Former channel number(s) Analog:
25 (as WJTV) (UHF, 1953–1955)
12 (VHF, 1955–2009)
52 (UHF, until 2009)
Former affiliations All secondary:
NBC (1953)
DuMont (1953–1956)
ABC (1953–1970, primary 1954–1955 on WSLI)
RTV (until 2012)
Antenna TV (2012–2016)
Transmitter power 49.2 kW
Height 491 m (1,611 ft)
Class DT
Facility ID 48667
Transmitter coordinates 32°14′26″N 90°24′15″W / 32.24056°N 90.40417°W / 32.24056; -90.40417


Detailed Antenna Reception Information For CBS 12 Jackson WJTV


State Mississippi
Country USA
Virtual Channel 12
RF Channel 12
Effective Radiated Power (ERP) 20.329999923706055 kW
Height Above Average Terrain (HAAT) 497m
Latitude 32.2406005859375
Longitude -90.4041976928711
Radiation Center-above Mean Sea Level (RCAMSL) 582m
Callsign WJTV
MHZ 204
Network Affiliation CBS
Contact Street 1 1820 TV Road
Contact City Jackson
Contact State MS
Contact Zip 39204
Contact Phone 601-372-6311
Additional Data FCC Station Information


CBS 12 is a TV station in Jackson, MS. It’s a local news and entertainment station that broadcasts local news, sports, politics, and a selection of entertainment programming. In addition to being known as CBS 12 Jackson WJTV, it’s also called simply by its FCC call sign WJTV. You can watch the station online via the CBS 12 live stream and its collection of videos, updated regularly.

Name: CBS 12 Jackson WJTV
Call Sign: WJTV
Location: Jackson, Mississippi, United States
Genre: Local News, Entertainment
Website: CBS 12 Homepage

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CBS 12 is owned by Media General. It is an affiliate of the network CBS network. As an affiliate, Jackson WJTV tends to focus its original news coverage on local issues during the traditional morning, mid-day, evening and late-night news slots. To fill in the rest of its broadcasting schedule, the station airs national programs provided by CBS.

Contact the Station

If you’re a public relations rep, you may want to mail some promotional materials to the station or get in touch with a specific member of its team. If you’re a curious viewer, you might be interested in arranging a tour of the station’s facilities. In either case, in addition to the contact info above, here are some more ways to get in touch:
By mail: 1820 Tv Rd Jackson, MS 39204-4148. Phone: 601-372-6311. Fax: 601-372-8798. Email: [email protected]