Atlanta’s WGCL Shuffles Schedule to Launch 5pm Newscast

By Andrew Gauthier 

Atlanta Journal-Constitution

CBS Atlanta (WGCL-TV) is adding an extra hour of news starting Monday, August 30 at 5 p.m.

But it also means Pat Robertson’s long-running “The 700 Club” is leaving the station’s 9 a.m. position. News director Steve Schwaid said he did not know where that program will end up. According to the WATL-TV schedule, the show is already airing a half-hour version at 9 a.m. there and will go to a full hour on Monday.


CBS Atlanta has been running “People’s Court” at 5 p.m., but that veteran court show will now move to the 9 a.m. slot. More…