- A copy of WKRG-TV's documentary commemorating the 10th anniversary of the arrival of a tropical cyclone named "Frederic" in Mobile and its surrounding area in the year 1979 was uploaded onto the official YouTube channel for WKRG-TV this past Friday, August 8th (note: the YouTube channel also has a compilation of videos from WKRG-TV's coverage of the cyclone and its effects).
- WKRG-TV had part of a recent edition of the syndicated home improvement program titled "Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford" pre-empted by a local newscast this past Saturday, August 9th, due to the newscast starting later than originally planned (it was set to begin at 6:00 p.m. and end by 6:30 p.m., their regular start time for broadcasting "Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford") due to their live golf programming from the Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS) ending after the original start time (6:00 p.m.).
- WJTC-TV broke away from their regular primetime programming plans for Monday through Friday this past Friday to broadcast live syndicated programming from WJXT-TV in Jacksonville, Florida about a professional football game with the Jaguars of Jacksonville and the Buccaneers of Tampa, Florida between 6:30 p.m. and 10:00 p.m. as part of their companion station WPMI-TV's affiliation with the Jaguars (WJTC-TV's primetime programming for Monday through Friday usually consisted of local newscasts from WPMI-TV at 6:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m., syndicated episodes of the comedic TV programs "Sanford and Son", "The Jeffersons", and "The Simpsons" at their respective times of 7:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m., and 9:30 p.m., and two editions of the syndicated courtroom program "Judge Judy" at 8:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.).
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