60 years on television

WJHL: Celebrating 60 Years

WJHL-TV went on the air on October 26th 1953. We are celebrating our anniversary by  remembering the people and programs that made WJHL what…

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President visits Knoxville, jobs coming

Good afternoon!Sara Diamond here. Hope your Friday is moving smoothly! It’s a busy day here at News Channel 11. Here’s a sneak peek at a few…

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Jordan Moore

Jordan joined the WJHL team in July 2014 as a digital journalist. Before moving to the Tri-Cities, Jordan worked as a reporter at NBC Montan…

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Micah Smith

Micah Smith joined the News Channel 11 team in November 2013 as a digital journalist. She is from St. Louis, MO and a graduate of the Univer…

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Lauren Haviland

Lauren Haviland is a native of St. Louis, MO and graduated from the University of Arkansas where she majored in Broadcast Journalism. 

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Contact Us

WJHL-TV aired its first television broadcast on October 26, 1953. Hanes Lancaster, Jr. and Sr. and Jay Birdwell founded the station.