|Slogan||Covering South Georgia's Local News and Events|
|Channels||Digital: 51 (UHF)
Virtual: 51 (PSIP)
|Owner||Sunbelt-South Telecommunications, Ltd.|
|First air date||May 22, 1989|
|Call letters' meaning||Sunbelt-
|Former channel number(s)||Analog:
55 (UHF, 1989–2009)
|Transmitter power||91 kW|
|Public license information:||Profile
WSST-TV, virtual and UHF digital channel 51, is an independent television station located in Cordele, Georgia, United States. The station is locally owned by Sunbelt-South Communications, Ltd. WSST-TV maintains studio facilities located on 7th Street and 11th Avenue in downtown Cordele, and its transmitter is located in rural southwestern Crisp County. Syndicated programs broadcast on WSST-TV include Extra, The Better Show, Entertainment Tonight, The People's Court, Family Feud and 30 Rock.
|Channel||Video||Aspect||PSIP Short Name||Programming|
|51.1||480i||4:3||WSST 51||Main WSST-TV programming / America One|
WSST-TV's digital transmitter facilities had operated at low power for several years, due to Sunbelt-South Telecommunications, Ltd. being involved in bankruptcy proceedings.[dated info] The station discontinued regular programming on its analog signal, over UHF channel 51, on April 15, 2009, less than two months before the official date in which full-power television stations in the United States transitioned from analog to digital broadcasts under federal mandate. The station's digital signal remained on its pre-transition UHF channel 55 to its former UHF analog channel 51.
WSST produces South Georgia Sunrise a 2½ hour morning news and talk program, airing weekdays at 4:00 a.m. and a half-hour late afternoon newscast at 4:00 p.m. The station also produces Midday Magazine, an hour-long talk and lifestyle program that airs weekdays at 10:00 a.m.
- WSST-TV official website
- Query the FCC's TV station database for WSST
- BIAfn's Media Web Database -- Information on WSST-TV
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