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Jackson Police are investigating two shootings that occurred around 9:30pm, Monday night on Abraham Lincoln Drive. If you missed a few of the most important headlines and need to play catch up, no worries. WLBT has gathered some of the top stories from our website to get you up to speed.Is WHLT the same as WJTV?
Although identifying as a separate station in its own right, WHLT is considered a semi-satellite of sister station WJTV (channel 12) in Jackson.What channel is WHLT on?
The station is owned by Nexstar Media Group. WHLT's studios are located on US 49 in Hattiesburg, and its transmitter is located in unincorporated northeastern Forrest County (northeast of Leeville). On cable, the station is available on Comcast Xfinity channel 10 and in high definition on digital channel 433.What is the history of WHLT?
WHLT's master control, as well as some internal operations, are housed at WJTV's studios on TV Road in southwest Jackson. In February 1987, the News-Press & Gazette Company (then owner of WJTV) launched WHLT in order to take advantage of local advertising and news opportunities in the Pine Belt region.