WJBF News Channel 6 signed on in Augusta, Georgia as an ABC affiliate in November 1953 and is owned by Media General, Incorporated. WJBF–TV has been awarded the prestigious "Station of Year" award by the Georgia Association of Broadcasters in 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, and 2003. This prestigious award recognizes WJBF for excellence in broadcasting and service to the community.
Our Mission Statement:
WJBF News Channel 6 is committed to keeping the CSRA informed. We are the only station in Augusta with a full–time capitol reporter in Columbia, S.C., three meteorologists, the area's only LIVE Doppler Radar, and the largest news staff in the CSRA.
Our commitment to the community goes beyond just covering the news. Throughout the year we sponsor and coordinate numerous community events such as: