WJXT ABC 4 News Jackson MS News Live Stream Weather and Sports Channel Online Stream. ABC WJXT TV 4 local breaking News update Channel Jackson, Florida, United States Live Online Streaming. WJXT television is a virtual channel 4. It is also known as UHF digital channel 42. It is an independent outlet. The channel is certified to Jacksonville, United States. WJXT ABC is under the authority of the Graham Media Group subsidiary of Graham Holdings Company. It works as part of a duopoly with CW associate WCWJ (channel 17).
The two channels share offices at 4 Telecast Place on the south bank of the St. Johns River in Jacksonville. WJXT ABC transmitting tower is situated on Eve Drive in the city’s Killarney Shores division. On satellite, the channel can be seen on station 3 on Comcast Xfinity. On satellite frequency 4 is occupied by the Home Shopping Network. The WJXT first logged on the air on September 15, 1949. It came out as WDBD FOX 40 News Jackson.
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WJXT ABC was the second station to sign on in the state of Florida. It took the credit after WTVJ. Not only this, but WJXT was also the first channel that was certified outside of Miami. The ABC 4 Jackson was under the twin ownership alongside WJXT radio. They were 1460 AM which is now WQOP and 96.1 FM which is now WEJZ. The television was initially a chief associate of CBS. It also kept secondary associations with NBC, ABC, and the DuMont Television Network. In 1953, the WJXT ABC station were bought by The Washington Post Company.
WJXT ABC News canceled the DuMont association in 1955. This happened less than a year before the network brought its operations to an end. From the beginning of time, its only competition in the Jacksonville business came from UHF channel WJHP-TV. It logged on in 1953 and went off the air three years later. Station 4 had a virtual television monopoly in northern Florida until September 1957. It was the time when it lost the NBC association to upstart WFGA channel 12.