TV Technical Profile: WTJP
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view] Near Springville, on the St. Clair / Blount County
line. Off Sullivan Lane, just south of CR-24.
- Power (ERP):
- 1 MW
550 kW (STA)
- Height Above
Average Terrain (HAAT):
- 1,079 feet
- 41 dBu protected
map, from the FCC.
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The station's Rosedale Avenue in Gadsden studios can be seen in this
view along with various satellite dishes and a microwave relay to
the transmitter site.
- Digital channel
26 signed on in April 2003.
station elected to discontinue analog broadcasts sometime before the
new June 12th deadline. That sometime was
apparently April 16th, as the station is now broadcasting
August 2008 the station received a construction permit to increase
power from 150 kW to 1 MW, and raise antenna height and go from a
directional to a nondirectional antenna. The new facility
debuted in March 2011. In 2014 the JCTV music videos channel was
discontinued, and a Christian youthoriented network called JUCE took
its place. In 2015, Smile of a Child moved to the -.3 part
time and this subchannel is now labeled "COMBO". TBN Salsa
launched on the -.5 subchannel in its place.
The station filed to operate at lower power in February 2019 due to
transmitter failure, with a Special Temporary Authority.