WJEB-TV
Jacksonville, Florida
United States
ChannelsDigital: 21 (UHF)
Virtual: 59 (PSIP)
BrandingTrinity Broadcasting Network
Programming
Affiliations59.1: TBN
59.2: Hillsong Channel
59.3: Smile
59.4: Enlace
59.5: Positiv
Ownership
OwnerCommunity Educational Television
(a subsidiary of Trinity Broadcasting Network, Inc.)
(Jacksonville Educators Broadcasting, Inc.)
WTCE-TV, WHLV-TV, WHFT-TV
History
FoundedMay 29, 1991 (29 years ago) (1991-05-29)
Former channel number(s)
Analog:
59 (UHF, 1991–2009)
Digital:
44 (UHF, until 2020)
Call sign meaning
Jacksonville
Educators
Broadcasting
(licensee)
Technical information
Licensing authority
FCC
Facility ID29719
ERP622 kW
HAAT288 m (945 ft)
Transmitter coordinates30°16′35″N 81°33′50.7″W / 30.27639°N 81.564083°W / 30.27639; -81.564083Coordinates: 30°16′35″N 81°33′50.7″W / 30.27639°N 81.564083°W / 30.27639; -81.564083
Links
Public license information
Profile
LMS
WebsiteWJEB page on TBN's website

WJEB-TV, virtual channel 59 (UHF digital channel 21), is a TBN owned-and-operated television station licensed to Jacksonville, Florida, United States. The station is owned by the Community Educational Television subsidiary of the Trinity Broadcasting Network, which manages TBN-owned stations in Florida and Texas on channels allocated for non-commercial educational broadcasting. WJEB-TV's studios are located on Emerson Expressway/US 1 in southeastern Jacksonville, and its transmitter is located on Newton Road in the city's Brackridge neighborhood.

Background

The station first signed on the air on May 29, 1991 and was built and signed on by the Trinity Broadcasting Network, under the licensee Jacksonville Educators Broadcasting, Inc., operated by the TBN subsidiary Community Educational Television. In addition to programming from TBN, the station airs educational programming to prepare local students for the General Educational Development (GED) test to fulfill the requirements under their license service.

Digital television

The station's digital signal is multiplexed:

Channel Video Aspect PSIP Short Name Programming
59.1 720p 16:9 TBN HD Main TBN programming
59.2 Hillsng Hillsong Channel
59.3 480i 4:3 SMILE Smile
59.4 Enlace Enlace
59.5 16:9 Positiv Positiv

TBN-owned full-power stations permanently ceased analog transmissions on April 16, 2009.

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