Fox Wilmington is the Cape Fear region’s fastest growing television station. The station signed on in 1984 in Wilmington as WJKA, a CBS affiliate. In 1994, WJKA became a FOX affiliate and is recognized as one of the dominant small-market FOX affiliates in the nation. The station shares facilities and operations with sister station and Raycom NBC affiliate WECT.
When it comes to convenience, viewers rely on Carolina in the Morning at 7am and Fox Wilmington News at 7 and 10pm for news, First Alert weather and traffic.
Pairing FOX prime and FOX sports with highly successful syndicated programming adds up to a highly credible, quality environment for our viewers and advertisers. Fox Wilmington has an unparalleled commitment to helping advertisers achieve their sales and marketing goals through an unmatched impact of television, Fox Now, Fox Sports Go, and a strong social media following. Fox Wilmington Commercial Production uses the latest on-line editing and graphic tools to produce effective advertisements.
Fox Wilmington is southeastern North Carolina’s home for the Carolina Panthers, the NFC Championships, ACC basketball and football, the World Series, the US Open, and college sports.