Posts Tagged ‘WFOX’

Feb 2017 – Jacksonville ratings…

(edited from WJXT Press Release) – WJXT-TV4 The Local Station has the most watched local news for the February 2017 Nielsen ratings period in the Jacksonville television market, winning in every major local news time period for the month.  Outside of news, WJXT is #2 overall in Prime.  For total day, WJXT is #1 beating WTLV, WJXX, WJAX, WFOX and WCWJ for M-F 3am-3am average.

In Morning News, News4JAX at 5am is #1 in the time period with a 4.0 household rating winning versus the combined competition of WTLV, WJXX, WJAX and WFOX.  At 5:30am, News4JAX won with a 5.5, again beating all other news competitors combined.  News4JAX at 6am is #1 in household ratings in the 6-7am time period garnering a 7.3 household rating and a 22 share.  The Morning Show (7-9am), , is #1 in the time period with a 6.6 HH rating and a 19 share beating out all other local and national broadcasts.  This marks the 68th consecutive month WJXT has won the 7am-9am time period.  At 9am, The Morning Show 2 dominates Today Show 2 by more than two full rating points with a 4.2. Read the rest of this entry →

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03 2017

LIVE EVENT: Hurricane Matthew TV Coverage…

10/08/2016 – LIVE has concluded

Click the links below to watching LIVE streaming coverage of Hurricane Matthew. Be safe Florida!


West Palm Beach

WPTV/WFLX                WPBF ABC 25               WPEC CBS 12


WFTV ABC 9        WESH NBC 2         WKMG CBS 6          WOFL Fox 35


WSVN Fox 7          WPLG ABC 10          WTVJ NBC 6           WFOR CBS 4


WJXT Ind 4             WTLV/WJXX              WJAX/WFOX


The Weather Channel             Weather Nation


10 2016

John Bachman fake smokes on WJAX…

(edited/pic from – During last night’s 6 p.m. newscast on Jacksonville’s WJAX, anchor John Bachman may have let viewers see what he thought about a man who punched a swan.

While co-anchor Tenikka Hughes was reading the story, the control room took Bachman’s camera revealing Bachman doing the international symbol for ‘I’m smoking a joint.’

News director Bob Longo told TVSpy, “It was wrong, unprofessional and disrespectful of our viewers and our co-workers here at Action News Jax.”….Cont….


06 2016

WCWJ to be sold, yet another duopoly for JAX…

In a press release from Graham Holdings Company, the media company has reached an agreement with Nexstar Broadcasting Group and Media General to acquire Jacksonville CW affiliate, WCWJ and WSLS in Roanoke, VA.

So how does this impact the Jacksonville market? Independent WJXT is currently owned by Graham Holdings. The acquisition of WCWJ by Graham will create the third duopoly i that market (WTLV/WJXX by TEGNA and WJAX/WFOX by Cox Media). Look for WJXT to expand its news footprint in the market, with the newly acquired signal and viewers from WCWJ. Read the rest of this entry →


05 2016

WJAX/WFOX gets a helicopter…

While we were on vacation….

Jacksonville duopoly WJAX & WFOX unveiled a new toy this week. On Monday the station introduced the only news helicopter currently in use in the Jacksonville market.

The helicopter, named (quite the mouthful) “Sky Action News JAX,” will provide aerial and traffic shots during morning newscast and anytime during the day for breaking news coverage.

“We’re excited to be the only local media outlet in Jacksonville to bring this type of news coverage to our TV and digital audience,” said Jim Zerwekh, VP and General Manager of WFOX and WJAX TV. Read the rest of this entry →


05 2016