Knoxville’s WBXX to Launch Morning News

By Kevin Eck 

WBXX_EastTennesseeCWWBXX, the CW affiliate for Knoxville, Tenn, is launching CW 20’s Good Day Tennessee January 12, 2015.

Knoxville ABC affiliate WATE will provide the content for the local morning show that will run from 7:00 to 9:00 a.m. weekdays.

“This is a great opportunity to expand our partnership with WBXX,” WATE news director Jamie Foster said in a statement. “Additionally, it allows us to expand our On Your Side brand from Good Morning Tennessee right into CW20’s Good Day Tennessee.”

WATE already produces the WBXX 10:00 p.m. newscast.